NEW YORK, Feb. 9, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- International Assets Holding Corporation (INTL) (Nasdaq:INTL) today announced that it has named Thomas Zabrodsky Senior Vice President, Metals of INTL Commodities, Inc. Zabrodsky has more than 29 years experience working in the aluminum industry and has extensive experience internationally in the trading of aluminum and aluminum raw materials, semi-fabricated products, as well as a broad spectrum of other raw materials. Zabrodsky has held senior management positions with Reynolds International Europe, Brussels and Gerald Metals Inc., Stamford, Connecticut. Sean O'Connor, CEO of INTL, said, "I am delighted to have someone with Tom's experience join us. Tom brings a wide range of high level customer relationships as well as knowledge and experience in the trading of a wide variety of physical commodities to expand the breadth and depth of our current activities." About International Assets Holding Corporation International Assets Holding Corporation (INTL) provides execution and advisory services in commodities, currencies and international securities. INTL's businesses, which include the commodities advisory and transaction execution firm FCStone Group, serve more than 10,000 commercial customers in more than 100 countries through a network of offices in eleven countries around the world. Further information on INTL is available at www.intlassets.com . Forward Looking Statements This press release includes forward-looking statements including statements regarding the combined company. All statements other than statements of current or historical fact contained in this press release are forward-looking statements. The words "believe," "expect," "anticipate," "should," "plan," "will," "may," "could," "intend," "estimate," "predict," "potential," "continue" or the negative of these terms and similar expressions, as they relate to International Assets Holding Corporation, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based largely on current expectations and projections about future events and financial trends that may affect the financial condition, results of operations, business strategy and financial needs of the combined company. They can be affected by inaccurate assumptions, including the risks, uncertainties and assumptions described in the filings made by International Assets Holding Corporation with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In light of these risks, uncertainties and assumptions, the forward-looking statements in this press release may not occur and actual results could differ materially from those anticipated or implied in the forward-looking statements. When you consider these forward-looking statements, you should keep in mind these risk factors and other cautionary statements in this press release.