ConvergEx Group's Nicholas Colas to Appear at FINforums' Annual Hedge Fund Summit

Sep 13, 2013, 13:19 ET from ConvergEx Group

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvergEx Group, a leading provider of global brokerage and trading-related services, today announced that Nicholas Colas, chief market strategist, will appear at FINforums' Annual Hedge Fund Summit on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at the Convene conference center in New York City.

Speaking on the Global Macro Outlook panel, Mr. Colas will discuss the state of world markets, the biggest geopolitical risks and his predictions for the future.

A seasoned Wall Street analyst and portfolio manager, Mr. Colas provides ConvergEx clients with in-depth market analysis and commentary through his daily Morning Markets Briefing.  His morning notes cover wide-ranging issues and recently have included such topics as global monetary policies, ETFs, market volatility, asset correlation, labor conditions, Chaos Theory and Lady Gaga.

Mr. Colas holds an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a B.A. in Near Eastern Archaeology from Haverford College. 

About ConvergEx Group
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 15 key locations, the company serves more than 3,000 clients accessing over 100 global market centers.

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 and Australia. ConvergEx Group, LLC is a subsidiary of ConvergEx Holdings, LLC.  Additional information is available at

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