NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Convergex, an agency-focused global brokerage and trading related services provider, is pleased to announce that Ann Neidenbach, Convergex Chief Information Officer, recently won Markets Media 2015 Women in Finance Markets Choice Award for the "Excellence in Trading Technology" category. The Markets Choice Awards recognize some of the most talented and accomplished women in multiple categories across exchanges, sell-side trading desks, institutional buy-side investors, hedge funds, and technology providers.
"Since joining Convergex earlier this year, Ann has done an outstanding job at enhancing Convergex's technology platforms while overseeing the development and execution of Convergex's business processes and technical infrastructure," said Eric W. Noll, Convergex President and CEO. "More importantly, Ann has distinguished herself as a leader and role-model for professional women and I'm proud that she is a member of the Convergex team," said Noll.
Ann Neidenbach is a well-respected technology expert with more than 25 years of experience in the global financial services industry. She was recently appointed as a member of the CTA/UTP SIP Advisory Committee. Prior to joining Convergex, Ms. Neidenbach was Senior Vice President of Market Systems at NASDAQ where she was responsible for leading a team of architects and engineers developing NASDAQ's electronic trading, clearing, market data and index solutions. Prior to joining NASDAQ, Ms. Neidenbach also held senior positions at Citibank as Managing Director of Electronic Trading Technology and as Chief Operating Officer for Lava Trading.
Convergex is an agency-focused global brokerage and trading related services provider that takes on the industry's toughest challenges, from complicated trades to complex businesses. With clients' interests as the top priority, Convergex delivers comprehensive solutions that span global high-touch and electronic trading, options technologies, prime brokerage, clearing, commission management and beyond. Headquartered in New York with a presence in several other locations including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Orlando, San Francisco and London, the company serves nearly 3,000 clients accessing over 100 global market centers.
Convergex is an agency-focused global brokerage and trading related services provider. In the U.S., Convergex offers products and services through Convergex Execution Solutions LLC (member NYSE/FINRA/NFA/SIPC), of which Convergex Prime Services is a division; Westminster Research Associates LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); and Convergex Solutions LLC, of which Connex, Jaywalk and LDB are divisions. In London, Convergex operates through Convergex Limited, which is incorporated in England and Wales (registered with company number 06262150). Convergex Limited is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) of the United Kingdom.
Convergex provides brokerage services primarily on an agency basis, but may operate in a riskless principal and/or net trading capacity, and in connection with certain ETF or ADR transactions, may act as principal or engage in hedging strategies. Convergex does not engage in market making or investment banking activities, other than as a selling group member.
The material, data and information (collectively "Convergex Information") that is available from Convergex is intended for institutional investor use only; is for informational purposes only; is subject to change at any time; is not intended to provide tax, legal or investment advice; and does not constitute a solicitation or offer to purchase or sell securities. Convergex Information is believed to be reliable, but Convergex does not warrant its completeness or accuracy and Convergex assumes no duty to update such information. Clients should read their account agreement(s) and documentation with Convergex carefully as those documents contain important information and disclosures about the products or services covered thereby. Convergex is not responsible for third-party information or services, including market data from the exchanges. (Rev. 4/1/15)