NEW YORK, April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ITG (NYSE: ITG), a leading agency research broker and financial technology firm, today announced that March 2012 US trading volume was 3.8 billion shares and average daily volume (ADV) was 171 million shares. This compares to 3.9 billion shares and ADV of 193 million shares in February 2012 and 4.1 billion shares and ADV of 178 million shares in March 2011. There were 22 trading days in March 2012, 20 trading days in February 2012 and 23 trading days in March 2011.
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, www.itg.com, and are available via a downloadable spreadsheet file.
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