The Race Car Trader
Traders Magazine, November 2004
Alan Polo commutes to work every day on the shoe-leather express. He is just ten blocks from his New York City office. Unfortunately, the city's traffic nightmares preclude him from driving his beloved BMW or Mercedes to work. Polo, a car nut, is a sales trader with Investment Technology Group, a company known around the world by its ticker, ITG, and the POSIT matching system. At ITG, Polo spends some of his time at the desk, where he facilitates trades for institutional customers. But mostly he is on the road, selling the company's crossing-system services and front-end trading applications.
All TradersMagazine.com articles are archived after 7 days. REGISTER NOW for unlimited access to all recently archived articles, as well as thousands of searchable stories. Registered Members also gain access to exclusive industry white paper downloads, web seminars, online technology directory, the iPad App, and conference discounts. Qualified members may also choose to receive our free monthly magazine and any of our e-newsletters covering the latest breaking news, opinions from industry leaders, developing trends and trading strategies.