RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Executives and guests of JGWPT Holdings Inc. (NYSE:JGW), the holding entity for the J.G. Wentworth and Peachtree Financial Solutions companies, rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange yesterday to celebrate the company's recent initial public offering and listing.
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In honor of the occasion, JGWPT Holdings, Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, David Miller, joined by members of the company's management team, rang the opening bell to highlight this important milestone.
"It is truly an honor for JGWPT Holdings to be among the many respected and successful companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange," said David Miller. "This is an important milestone in our company's evolution and we look forward to expanding the products we deliver, while creating shareholder value."
The executive team was joined by performers in period Viking costumes singing the iconic commercial jingle of one of the company's industry leading brands.
A video of the bell ringing ceremony can be found here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Hg0plqQ0yg
JGWPT Holdings Inc. began trading on November 8, 2013 under the ticker symbol "JGW."
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About JGWPT Holdings Inc.
JGWPT focuses on key sectors, including structured settlement payment purchasing, annuity payment purchasing, lottery payment purchasing and pre-settlement funding. Through its two market leading and highly recognizable brands, J.G. Wentworth and Peachtree Financial Solutions, JGWPT has purchased over $9.1 billion of future structured settlement payment streams from its customers since 1995.