|APRIL 9, 2008|
|Knight Capital Group's Chairman and CEO to Present at TradeTech Paris on April 23|
LONDON and JERSEY CITY, N.J., April 9, 2008, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Knight Capital Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NITE) today announced that Thomas M. Joyce, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will present as a keynote speaker at the 8th Annual Institutional Equity Trading & Technology Summit, TradeTech Paris, at the CNIT Centre in Paris on April 23, 2008, at 1:55 p.m. Central European Time.
With self-directed trading continuing to rise, Mr. Joyce's presentation, titled "The U.S. Perspective: What Europe Can Learn from the U.S. Marketplace," will address issues related to the implementation of MiFID and how to manage the greater liquidity fragmentation within European capital markets following its introduction.
As one of Europe's largest industry forums, TradeTech Paris hosts 100+ exhibitors and more than 75 speakers from top international buy- and sell-side financial institutions, discussing the various regulatory changes and technological innovations impacting the European institutional equity market.
The presentation will be available on Knight's website at http://www.knight.com/MediaCenter/broadcastCenter.asp after the conclusion of the event.
About Knight Capital Group
Knight Capital Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NITE) is a leading financial services firm that provides electronic and voice access to the capital markets across multiple asset classes for buy-side, sell-side and corporate clients, and asset management for institutions and private clients. Our Global Markets business provides market access and trade execution services in nearly every U.S. equity security and a large number of international securities, futures, options, foreign exchange and fixed income. We offer high-quality trade executions through natural liquidity, capital facilitation and trading technology, with comprehensive products and services that support alpha creation and capital formation. Our Asset Management business, Deephaven Capital Management, is a global multi-strategy alternative investment manager focused on delivering attractive risk-adjusted returns with low correlation to the broader markets. More information about Knight can be found at www.knight.com.
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