ITG Releases May 2012 US Trading Volumes

NEW YORK, June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ITG (NYSE: ITG), a leading independent execution and research broker, today announced that May 2012 US trading volume was 4.3 billion shares and average daily volume (ADV) was 197 million shares.  This compares to 3.5 billion shares and ADV of 176 million shares in April 2012 and 4.2 billion shares and ADV of 199 million shares in May 2011.  There were 22 trading days in May 2012, 20 trading days in April 2012 and 21 trading days in May 2011.

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ITG US Trading Activity

May 2012

Total U.S. Shares

# of Trade Days

Total U.S. Volume

Average U.S. Daily Volumes

May 2012








Although May 2012 trading volume was relatively strong based on overall market activity, the trading mix negatively impacted average revenue capture per share.  More than 5% of total May volume was from market-on-close (MOC) orders associated with end-of-month index rebalancing.

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.

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