NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 28, 2009--
Investment Technology Group, Inc. (NYSE: ITG), a leading agency broker
and financial technology firm, today announced that John Carillo has
been appointed Head of US Portfolio Trading. In this role, Mr. Carillo
will be responsible for all aspects of ITG’s portfolio trading services,
including executing portfolios on behalf of all US clients and offering
strategic counsel and expertise for complex portfolio transactions.
Mr. Carillo joined ITG from J.P. Morgan Securities, where he was a
senior sales trader in charge of marketing and trading global portfolios
for institutional equity clients. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan
Securities in 2002, he was a senior sales trader at Merrill Lynch, where
he provided institutional clients with agency and risk-based portfolio
execution and analysis. Mr. Carillo has also served as a trader for
Prudential Securities and PaineWebber. Mr. Carillo holds a B.S. from
Cornell University and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.
“ITG has always provided our clients with exceptional trading
solutions,” said Chris Heckman, Managing Director at ITG. “With the
addition of John’s experience and vision to ITG's agency offering, we
can offer an enhanced high touch portfolio trading service that will be
extremely beneficial to our clients."
“ITG is known in the industry for their dedication to client service,
agency trading expertise and in-depth knowledge of the marketplace,”
said Mr. Carillo. “I look forward to building upon ITG’s strong
reputation as a leader in the portfolio trading space.”
The ITG portfolio trading team consists of trading specialists who apply
structured processes, optimal control and risk management, and unique
insights to complete strategic portfolio transactions on behalf of
clients. In addition, ITG’s portfolio trading capabilities include
access to all major liquidity sources, our proprietary list-based EMS
technology and algorithmic trading strategies, and pre- and post-trade
analytics to help clients maximize performance and reduce trading costs.
About Investment Technology Group
Investment Technology Group, Inc., is a specialized agency brokerage and
financial technology firm that partners with asset managers globally to
provide innovative solutions spanning the investment continuum. A leader
in electronic trading since launching POSIT® in 1987, ITG’s
integrated approach now includes a range of products from portfolio
management and pre-trade analysis to trade execution and post-trade
evaluation. Asset managers rely on ITG’s independence, experience, and
agility to help mitigate risk, improve performance and navigate
increasingly complex markets. The firm is headquartered in New York with
offices in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions. For more
information on ITG, please visit www.itg.com.
Source: Investment Technology Group, Inc.
Investment Technology Group, Inc.