VIRTU IN TALKS FOR ITG TAKEOVER – Virtu Financial is looking to acquire the brokerage Investment Technology Group (ITG). According to people familiar with the matter, Virtu is working with a financial adviser in order to pursue ITG. The companies have been holding conversations about a deal and no decision has been met as of yet. The move by Virtu would support their efforts to transform themselves into a company that has relationships with their customers. hashtag#SpartanInternational