Press Release

Jefferies to Host 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in London

NEW YORK and LONDON, 7 September, 2011 – Jefferies today announced that it will host its 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in London on 27-28 September 2011. This year's event will be one of the largest and highest profile healthcare conferences in Europe, with over 100 presenting companies. The conference will feature public and private leading global healthcare companies within the areas of pharmaceuticals, biotech, generics, OTC, medtech and healthcare services from all across the world, including the U.S., Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, China and India.

Sage Kelly, Global Head of Healthcare Investment Banking at Jefferies, commented, “Jefferies’ Global Healthcare Conference in London is one of the largest conferences in Europe dedicated to the sector and demonstrates Jefferies’ commitment to the growth and development of the broader healthcare industry. The conference will bring together key industry players and creates a unique forum for financial and strategic investors to meet with companies from the entire Healthcare spectrum and identify new opportunities.”

“Jefferies’ Global Healthcare conference in London attracts a wide range of presenting companies from all sectors of the healthcare industry, as well as a large number of high caliber institutional investors. The conference offers an excellent opportunity for one-on-one meetings between investors and company management teams, and has quickly become the go-to healthcare conference in Europe,” added Andrew Shortland, Head of Equities EMEA.

An audio webcast of select company presentations, both live and replay, will be accessible at the discretion of the presenting companies via

For further information about the Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in London, please contact your Institutional sales representative at Jefferies or email

Jefferies Group, Inc. (NYSE: JEF), a global securities and investment banking firm, has served companies and investors for nearly 50 years.

For further information, please contact:

Desiree Maghoo, Jefferies, + 44 20 7029 8085,
Mary Ann Ranalli, Jefferies + 1 212 284 2428