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KCG Releases April 2014 Trade Volumes


JERSEY CITY, N.J. - May 14, 2014 - KCG Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: KCG) today released trade volumes for the month of April 2014.

In Market Making, KCG averaged $27.8 billion dollar volume traded, 14.5 billion shares traded, and 3.8 million trades per day in U.S. equities.

In Global Execution Services:

  • Agency-based algorithmic and EMS trade volumes through Knight Direct and GETAlpha averaged an aggregate 276.6 million shares traded per day in U.S. equities
  • KCG Hotspot averaged $25.2 billion per day in notional foreign exchange dollar volume
  • KCG BondPoint averaged $141.0 million per day in fixed income par value

As for the overall market conditions in April, consolidated U.S. equity volume averaged $273.5 billion in dollar volume and 6.6 billion shares traded per day. The realized volatility for the S&P 500 was 13.3.

In April, there were 21 trading days in U.S. equities, 22 trading days in foreign exchange and 20.5 trading days in fixed income.

For historical KCG trade volumes, go to

About KCG
KCG is a leading independent securities firm offering investors a range of services designed to address trading needs across asset classes, product types and time zones. The firm combines advanced technology with exceptional client service across market making, agency execution and venues. KCG has multiple access points to trade global equities, fixed income, currencies and commodities via voice or automated execution.


Sophie Sohn Jonathan Mairs
Communications & Marketing Investor Relations
312-931-2299 201-356-1529

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