ITG Wins Best EMS and Best Trading Technology Awards
NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Investment Technology Group, Inc. (NYSE:ITG - News), a leading agency research broker and financial technology firm, today announced that it took top honors in two recent industry award competitions. Waters Technology recognized ITG's Triton as the Best Execution Management System in its 2010 Buy-Side Technology Awards, while Asian Investor named ITG as Best Provider of Trading Technology Solutions.
"These accolades demonstrate how ITG's global, multi-asset trading capabilities deliver compelling value to institutional investors," said Mark Wright, ITG's Head of Global Product Management. "Our robust platform is built on two decades of advanced trading technology and expertise and these awards recognize our ability to compete effectively with the bulge-bracket investment banks in Europe and the Asia Pacific region as well as in North America." Waters Technology BST 2010 Awards recognize superior offerings provided by brokers, technology providers and data vendors worldwide, as chosen by a panel of editorial and industry experts. Asian Investor's 2010 Service Provider Awards are based on a survey of 78 key long-only institutions and hedge funds active in the Asia Pacific region.
About Investment Technology Group
Investment Technology Group, Inc., is an independent agency research broker that partners with asset managers globally to improve performance throughout the investment process. A leader in electronic trading since launching the POSIT® crossing network in 1987, ITG takes a consultative approach in delivering the highest quality institutional liquidity, execution services, analytical tools, and proprietary research insights grounded in data. Asset managers rely on ITG's independence, experience, and intellectual capital 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 www.itg.com.