SOURCE: R Baby Foundation

February 27, 2007 09:41 ET

Marex Financial and Marex Carlton to Host Charity Day in Benefit of R Baby Foundation™ and Other Charities

All Brokerage Income Generated on February 28, 2007 to Be Donated to Charity

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 27, 2007 -- R Baby Foundation™, a charitable organization dedicated to reducing the high level of infant mortality in the United States, announced today that it is one of three charities selected by Marex Financial and Marex Carlton ("Marex") to be a beneficiary of Marex's first annual Charity Day, to be held February 28, 2007. Marex will donate all brokerage income generated that day across its product lines equally between three registered charities: R Baby Foundation™, Make-A-Wish Foundation® UK, and The Greater London Fund For The Blind.

"We are incredibly honoured that Marex has included R Baby Foundation in this incredible day of giving and are extremely grateful to them for the donation to R Baby that will result," said Andrew Rabinowitz, co-president of R Baby and chief operating officer of Marathon Asset Management. "We wish Marex a particularly busy day on February 28, 2007 and would like to thank all of their clients in advance for any support they are able to give to help raise money for these very worthy causes."

ABOUT R BABY FOUNDATION

R Baby Foundation was established in 2006 to organize and fund efforts to improve the outcomes of medical care for infants, particularly those who contract certain viral infections. The R Baby Foundation is dedicated to helping newborn babies, primarily in their first month, with often misunderstood viral infections and other infectious diseases, receive the highest quality of care and service through supporting education, research, treatment, training, and life-saving equipment. R Baby is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit charitable organization. For more information about R Baby Foundation please visit www.rbabyfoundation.org.

ABOUT MAREX FINANCIAL

MAREX Financial Limited is an independent Derivatives and Foreign Exchange company offering a comprehensive coverage of the key global Commodities, Financial Futures and Options and Foreign Exchange. MAREX Financial Limited has a sole shareholder, the Marathon Special Opportunity Master Fund Limited. This fund is managed by Marathon Asset Management LLC. Marathon is a New York based alternative investment and asset management company with over $7 billion in capital and approximately $12 billion in assets under management.

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