|MARCH 17, 2010|
|Knight Libertas to Host Credit Opportunities Conference on March 25 in London|
|JERSEY CITY, N.J. and LONDON (March 17, 2010) – Knight Libertas, a subsidiary of Knight Capital Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NITE), today announced that it will host a Credit Opportunities Conference on March 25, 2010 at the May Fair Hotel in London. Knight Libertas provides buy-side firms with research, sales and trading across a broad range of fixed income securities. The day-long event will serve as a forum for high profile corporate issuers to present strategy and outlook to institutional investors as well as respond to questions.
Confirmed speakers include representatives from the following companies:
“As part of our client-driven approach, Knight Libertas recognizes the demand by institutional investors to gain access to the management of key European- and U.K.-based companies,” said Gary Katcher, Executive Vice President, Head of Global Fixed Income at Knight Capital Group. “I’m excited about the opportunity to bring these constituents together to discuss predominant issues affecting issuers and the credit markets today.” The Knight Libertas Credit Opportunities Conference will open with introductory remarks by Thomas M. Joyce, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Knight Capital Group. Admission to the event is by invitation only and complimentary to registered attendees. To register to attend or for further information on the conference, please email CreditOpportunitiesConference@knight.com.
The schedule of speakers for the Credit Opportunities Conference is available at www.knight.com/newsroom/eventcalendar.asp.
Knight Libertas trades on a client-driven basis in securities that include high yield/distressed investment grade/crossover, bank loans, hybrid securities, ABS/MBS, convertible bonds, municipals, taxable municipals and corporate/sovereign emerging markets debt. Our fixed income research team generates in-depth reports that span the capital structure of fixed income issuers across 30 sectors in the U.S. and emerging markets. Desk analysts provide real-time insight on current situations. Knight Libertas in the U.K. is a division of Knight Capital Europe Limited, authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority.
Knight Capital Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NITE) is global financial services firm that provides market access and trade execution services across multiple asset classes to buy- and sell side firms. Knight's hybrid market model features complementary electronic and voice trade execution services in global equities and fixed income as well as foreign exchange, futures and options. The firm is consistently ranked as the leading source of off-exchange liquidity in U.S. equities. Knight also provides capital markets services to corporate issuers. Knight is headquartered in Jersey City, NJ with a growing global presence across North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. For more information, please go to www.knight.com.
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