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ITG Introduces Global Trading Capabilities in Triton(R) EMS

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Investment Technology Group, Inc. (NYSE: ITG), a leading agency broker and financial technology firm, today announced the addition of global electronic trading capabilities in its Triton® execution management system (EMS), enabling clients to trade among North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific markets from any location on one platform.

Triton is a broker-neutral, multi-asset EMS that offers clients direct market access to numerous global liquidity sources, algorithmic strategies, and pre- and post-trade analytical tools to help achieve best execution. Triton now enables multiple trading desks to seamlessly share, manage, and trade the same lists simultaneously across borders.

“The globalization of Triton is a critical milestone toward our goal of providing ITG’s comprehensive range of product and services to our increasingly global client base,” said Bob Gasser, CEO and President of ITG. “Our clients need a product with the same functionality and support levels, whether they are trading in New York, Toronto, London, Sydney or Hong Kong. Now that Triton is truly global, we can deliver consistently superior direct market access capabilities at a time when markets around the world are growing more complex and interconnected.”

Triton’s client base grew 25 percent year over year globally, with an 8 percent increase in the US. Triton’s international client base grew as well, with a 52 percent increase for Europe, Canada, and the Asia Pacific regions.

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 regions. For more information on ITG, please visit www.itg.com.

In addition to historical information, this press release may contain "forward-looking" statements, as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, that reflect management's expectations for the future. A variety of important factors could cause results to differ materially from such statements. These factors include the company's ability to achieve expected future levels of sales; the actions of both current and potential new competitors; rapid changes in technology; financial market volatility; general economic conditions in the United States and elsewhere; evolving industry regulation; cash flows into or redemption from equity funds; effects of inflation; customer trading patterns; and new products and services. These and other risks are described in greater detail in the company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2007, and other documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and available on the company’s web site.

Source: Investment Technology Group, Inc.

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