CAPIS Announces Enhanced ADR Conversion Service

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Capital Institutional Services, Inc. (CAPIS), one of the leading
women-owned institutional broker-dealers, today announced their enhanced
ADR conversion offering.

Through CAPIS’s ADR conversion services, institutional investors can
easily invest in foreign companies while interacting with a single point
of contact for investing in, trading, and settling ADRs. All aspects of
the ADR conversion are handled by CAPIS’s high-touch global trading desk
using proprietary technology – creating efficiencies and saving
institutional investors time.

With CAPIS’s ADR conversion service, investors receive full disclosure
regarding how the final ADR price was derived. All fees and costs are
completely transparent.

“As one of the few emerging/minority brokers to offer ADR conversions,
we are uniquely positioned to help investment managers invest in ADRs
while meeting minority directives as well as earning research credit,”
said Matthew Kiselica, manager of the international trading desk. “Since
enhancing and streamlining the ADR conversion product, we have seen
tremendous volume growth in our ADR business.”

CAPIS offers ADR conversion trading in more than 30 countries through
their 24-hour global trading desk. The technology used to process ADR
conversions was developed internally by CAPIS’s IT team and is designed
to improve performance while handling large trading volumes.

About Capital Institutional Services, Inc. (CAPIS)

CAPIS is a leading women-owned, independent U.S. institutional broker
specializing in 24-hour global trading, independent research and
commission management programs for asset managers, plan sponsors, and
broker-dealers. Supported by advanced trading technology, CAPIS traders
deliver superior execution in domestic and international equities, fixed
income, derivatives, and program trading. With four decades of
experience in the independent research and commission management
business, the firm’s industry-leading CCA and CSA programs provide added
tools for reducing transaction costs and improving performance. Founded
in 1977, CAPIS is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, the Financial
Industry Regulatory Authority, the National Futures Association, and
SIPC. CAPIS is also a WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise. For
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Capital Institutional Services, Inc.
Wendy Dailey, 214-978-4767