HONG KONG and NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvergEx Group, a leading technology company, today announced that Laura Ryan has been named sales manager of the Asia region for ConvergEx's award-winning order management system, the Eze OMS™. Based in Singapore, Ms. Ryan will report to Chris O'Connor, director of Asia Pacific sales for ConvergEx's Eze Castle Software.
Ms. Ryan has over seven years of sales experience in the Asian financial markets. Prior to joining Eze, Ms. Ryan was director of Sales for Southeast Asia, India and Australia at Tora Trading, an EMS Provider. She has also worked for Cantor Fitzgerald/BGC Partners, where she focused on FX and fixed income platforms.
"Laura's background in investment technology and extensive market knowledge makes her an excellent fit for us," said Mr. O'Connor. "With more interest in our products and services than ever before, Laura plays a key role in taking our business in Asia to the next level of growth."
The award‐winning Eze OMS leverages a real‐time open architecture to streamline the investment cycle for all asset classes – from idea generation through settlement. The Eze OMS provides functionality to support portfolio management, compliance, trading and operations in a single platform.
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.
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); Eze Castle Transaction Services LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); ConvergEx Prime Services LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); Eze Castle Software LLC; RealTick LLC; ConvergEx Solutions LLC, of which Cogent Consulting, ConnEx, Jaywalk and LDB are divisions; ConvergEx Limited in the UK and Australia; and ConvergEx Asia Pacific Limited in Hong Kong. ConvergEx Group, LLC is a subsidiary of ConvergEx Holdings, LLC. Additional information is available at www.convergex.com.
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