ITG Releases August 2010 US Trading Volumes

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NEW YORK, Sept 09, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --

Investment Technology Group, Inc. (NYSE: ITG), a leading agency broker and financial technology firm, today announced that August 2010 US trading volume was 3.4 billion shares and average daily volume (ADV) was 155 million shares. This compares to 3.6 billion shares and ADV of 171 million shares in July 2010 and 3.9 billion shares and ADV of 188 million shares in August 2009.

There were 22 trading days in August 2010 and 21 days in both July 2010 and August 2009.

ITG US Trading Activity

    August 2010
     Total U.S.
        Shares      # of      Total U.S.    Average U.S.
     ----------    Trade        Volume          Daily
                    Days        ------         Volumes
                    ----                       -------

       August          22    3,418,459,552   155,384,525
       ------         ---    -------------   -----------

           Date:      167   30,479,518,600   182,512,087
        --------      ---   --------------   -----------

The volume statistics noted above reflect both commission-generating volumes and volumes from net executions. Volume statistics for prior periods back to January 2009 have been revised to include both commission-generating volumes and net executions. These statistics are preliminary and may be revised in subsequent updates and public filings. Volume statistics are posted on the investor relations section of ITG's website,, and are available via a downloadable spreadsheet file.

About ITG

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 region. For more information on ITG, please visit

ITG Contact:
J.T. Farley
(212) 444-6259

SOURCE Investment Technology Group, Inc.

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