NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvergEx Group, a leading provider of global brokerage and trading-related services, today announced that Conor McCarthy has joined the firm as Chief Financial Officer. McCarthy will oversee all of ConvergEx's global financial operations and will serve on the firm's Executive Committee, responsible for providing organizational guidance and governance.
"I am excited to have Conor join the ConvergEx leadership team, as he brings an impressive 30-year track record as the Chief Financial Officer, Controller or Treasurer for many leading financial institutions," said Eric Noll, ConvergEx Group president and CEO. "His skills are perfect for us as we continue to drive our business forward into new markets and develop innovative new products and services for our clients."
Most recently, McCarthy was Chief Financial Officer – Americas for global institutional brokerage GFI Group. Previously he held senior roles at Moneyline Telerate (now part of Thomson Reuters), Exco USA (now part of ICAP) and Bankers Trust Company.
McCarthy will be based in New York at ConvergEx Group's worldwide headquarters.
ConvergEx Group is a leading provider of global brokerage and trading-related services for institutional investors and financial intermediaries. ConvergEx combines client-first service with innovative products, sophisticated strategies and proprietary technology to meet the challenges of increasingly dynamic and fast-paced markets. Headquartered in New York with a presence in several other key locations including London, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston and Atlanta, the company serves more than 3,000 clients accessing over 100 global market centers.
About ConvergEx Group
ConvergEx Group includes ConvergEx Execution Solutions LLC (member NYSE/FINRA/SIPC); LiquidPoint, LLC (member CBOE/SIPC); G-Trade Services LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); Westminster Research Associates LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); ConvergEx Prime Services LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); ConvergEx Solutions LLC, of which ConnEx, Jaywalk and LDB are divisions; and ConvergEx Limited in the UK. ConvergEx Group, LLC is a subsidiary of ConvergEx Holdings, LLC. Additional information is available at www.convergex.com.
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