SOURCE: Group, Inc.

August 07, 2009 18:00 ET Provides 2nd Quarter Results Across Key Business Metrics

BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwire - August 7, 2009) - Group, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: BDCG), through its subsidiaries operates a platform for the electronic trading of Fixed Income securities which focuses on increasing liquidity and competitive pricing to the fragmented Over-The-Counter (OTC) Fixed Income marketplace, announced today Second quarter results across all key business metrics.

The following data is unaudited and thus potentially subject to change.

Q1 2009 vs Q2 2009 Results
                               Q1 2009     Q2 2009   Q1 vs. Q2
                             ----------- ----------- ----------
New Accounts                         241         336         39%
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Trade Volume                        2328        3415         47%
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Revenue                      $   946,725 $ 1,076,061         14%
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Average Revenue Per Trade    $    437.31 $    321.34        -27%
                             ----------- ----------- ----------
Average Size of Trade            163,239     102,696        -37%
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Number of Bonds Traded       354,780,721 347,675,478         -2%
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Quarterly Comparison (Q2 2008 - Q4 2008 and Q1 2009 & Q2 2009)

             Q2 2008   Q3 2008   Q4 2008   Q1 2009    Q2 2009     Growth
             --------- --------- --------- --------- ---------- ----------
Trades             536      1101      1660      2328       3415         76%
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Revenue      $  77,078 $ 202,237 $ 588,162 $ 946,725 $1,076,061        108%
             --------- --------- --------- --------- ---------- ----------
New Accounts       278       179       357       241        336         29%
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Note: All data is as of settlement date and rounded to nearest dollar;
April and May 2009 are not audited.

"We are pleased with our progress this year and our continued growth," stated Chief Executive Officer, John Barry. "We are committed to driving our strategic relationships in sales, trading and technology, this coupled with our office expansion to Newport Beach (CA) and New York City will aid in our on-going growth in the market and ability to better service our clients."

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About Group, Inc. Group, Inc. (OTCBB: BDCG), through its subsidiary, Inc., serves institutional Fixed Income investors by providing a comprehensive zero subscription fee online trading platform. The Company designed the BondStation platform to provide liquidity and competitive pricing to the fragmented Over-The-Counter (OTC) Fixed Income marketplace.

The Company differentiates itself by offering through, Inc., an inventory of over 35,000 Fixed Income securities from more than 175 competing sources. Asset classes currently offered on, BondStation, our Fixed Income trading platform include municipal bonds, corporate bonds, agency bonds, certificates of deposit (CDs), emerging market debt, structured products and U.S. Treasuries. Investor Relations Website:


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