|APRIL 6, 2011|
|Knight to Host 2nd Annual Credit Opportunities Conference on April 7 in London|
JERSEY CITY, N.J. and LONDON, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --
Knight Capital Group, Inc. (NYSE Euronext: KCG) today announced that it will host a Credit Opportunities Conference on April 7, 2011 at the May Fair Hotel in London.
Knight 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:
"After the success of our 2010 Credit Opportunities Conference, Knight's clients requested another opportunity to gain access to the management of key European- and U.K.-based companies," said Thomas M. Joyce, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Knight Capital Group. "With tight credit spreads compared to risks globally - reminiscent of 2007 - it is imperative that investors understand corporate issuer direction and strategy.In this dynamic fixed income market, it's important for Knight to bring these constituents together again."
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's institutional fixed income team provides buy-side firms with research, sales and trading across a broad range of fixed income securities including high yield/distressed, investment grade, ABS/MBS, syndicated bank loans, hybrid securities, convertible bonds, municipal securities, private placements and corporate/sovereign emerging markets. Knight Capital Europe Limited in the U.K. is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority.
Knight Capital Group (NYSE Euronext: KCG) is a global financial services firm that provides access to the capital markets across multiple asset classes to a broad network of clients, including buy- and sell-side firms and corporations. Knight is headquartered in Jersey City, N.J. with a growing global presence across the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region. For further information about Knight, please visit www.knight.com.
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