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ConvergEx Group Appoints R.G. Manalac Managing Director of Asia-Pacific
Nov 17, 2011 (05:11 PM EST)


HONG KONG and NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvergEx Group, a leading technology company, today announced that R.G. Manalac has been named managing director for the Asia-Pacific region.  In this expanded position, Mr. Manalac is responsible for coordinating all of ConvergEx's business lines across the region. He will continue to serve as the director of Asia-Pacific Consulting for ConvergEx's Eze Castle Software.

"ConvergEx has seen explosive growth in this important area and R.G.'s appointment underscores our commitment to continuing to build strong customer relationships and expanding our franchise throughout the region," said Joseph M. Velli, chairman and chief executive officer of ConvergEx Group. "R.G.'s many years of leadership, extensive experience and highly regarded reputation make him ideally suited for this role as we position ourselves for future growth."

With offices in Hong Kong, Australia and Singapore, ConvergEx is able to offer a high touch service model focused on supporting the evolving needs of its asset manager and financial intermediary customer base throughout the region.

About ConvergEx Group

ConvergEx Group is a leading technology company providing mission-critical proprietary software products and technology-enabled services to asset managers and financial intermediaries globally.  Its products and services span the investment life cycle and are designed to enable customers to achieve improved results through operational and workflow efficiencies, execution and analytical tools and highly personalized service. The firm serves customers accessing over 100 global markets.  Formed in 2006, the firm has over 1,200 employees in 22 locations throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa.

BNY ConvergEx Group, LLC is comprised of the following businesses: BNY ConvergEx Execution Solutions LLC (member NYSE/FINRA/SIPC), LiquidPoint, LLC (member CBOE/SIPC); Eze Castle Transaction Services LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); Westminster Research Associates LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); G-Trade Services LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); NorthPoint Trading Partners, LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); Eze Castle Software LLC,  RealTick LLC and ConvergEx Research Solutions LLC, of which Jaywalk, Cogent Consulting and LDB are divisions.   Additional information is available at www.convergex.com.

Contact: Elizabeth Anderson
EAnderson@convergex.com
212.468.7713

SOURCE ConvergEx Group