JERSEY CITY, N.J., April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Knight Capital Group, Inc. (NYSE Euronext: KCG) today announced that it was named the leading ETF Market Maker – Americas by exchangetradedfunds.com. It is the third consecutive year that Knight Capital has received the award.
Knight Capital's ETF team has a dedicated team of nearly 30 individuals serving global institutional clients around the world. Knight is the lead market maker on nearly 35 percent of all U.S. exchange-listed ETFs.
"We especially value this award because it is based on responses from our clients and peers," said Reginald M. Browne, Global Co-Head of the Listed Derivatives Group at Knight. "It is especially meaningful to receive the award for three consecutive years."
Knight's advanced trading technology supports trading execution of liquid and thinly traded ETFS, as well as NAV-based execution through the underlying basket. Knight offers specialized expertise with real-time data and market feedback to provide clients with insightful product and trading recommendations as well as commentary on market structure and other industry developments across the globe.Exchangetradedfunds.com, established in 1998, provides information regarding product aspects of exchange traded funds through its website. Exchangetradedfunds.com also hosts the Annual Global ETF Awards® reflecting outstanding achievements by ETF industry participants. Awards are determined by votes cast by ETF industry entities worldwide. Additionally, a series of awards are determined by analysis of statistical data. The awards were presented at a dinner in New York on April 18, 2013. For more information about Knight ETF Trading, please call 800.250.2474 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. About KnightKnight 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 broker-dealers, institutions and corporations. Knight is headquartered in Jersey City, N.J. with a global presence across the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions. For further information about Knight, please visit www.knight.com. SOURCE Knight Capital Group