ConvergEx Group, a leading technology company, today announced that RealTick® has recently been recognized as an employer of choice in Brill Street’s survey of the 50 most Gen Y friendly companies in the Chicago area. This is the second consecutive year RealTick has placed on the list. This honor recognizes unique companies whose best practices attract, retain and leverage the future of the Generation Y workforce.
“The Gen Y spirit challenges the status quo with fresh ideas and enthusiasm and our Gen Y employees have brought a great level of innovation and spirit to our workforce,” said Stuart Breslow, chief executive officer of ConvergEx’s RealTick. “We are thrilled to receive this honor.”
Winners were chosen using a point-based model developed by GfK Custom Research North America, a leading global marketing research agency. The survey addressed factors such as overall environment, advancement potential, work/life balance and the nature of day-to-day work.
RealTick is a provider of comprehensive, global, cross-asset class, multi-broker trading, risk and data solutions. RealTick was recently rated the 2011 Best Provider of Execution Management Systems (EMS) by Waters Technology and Best EMS by Buy Side Technology magazines.