NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ITG (NYSE: ITG), a leading independent execution and research broker, today announced that January 2013 U.S. trading volume was 4.4 billion shares and average daily volume (ADV) was 210 million shares. This compares to 3.6 billion shares and ADV of 182 million shares in December 2012 and 4.2 billion shares and ADV of 208 million shares in January 2012. There were 21 trading days in January 2013 and 20 trading days in both December 2012 and January 2012.
These statistics are preliminary and may be revised in subsequent updates and public filings. Volume statistics are posted on the investor relations section of ITG's website, investor.itg.com, and are available via a downloadable spreadsheet file.
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