Press Release

Jefferies Adds to Fixed Income Sales and Trading

NEW YORK, June 6, 2011 – Jefferies today announced the hiring of Susan Bonsell as a Managing Director in Fixed Income Sales based in the firm’s Dallas office.

“We are pleased to welcome Susan to Jefferies and believe her broad experience and strong institutional relationships will extend our firm’s reach and add value to our clients as we continue to build Jefferies’ fixed income sales and trading effort globally,” jointly commented William Jennings and Johan Eveland, Global Co-Heads of Fixed Income at Jefferies.

Jefferies' fixed income business has nearly 525 professionals globally who are focused on the sales and trading of mortgage- and asset-backed securities, investment grade corporate bonds, high yield bonds, U.S. and European government and agency securities, municipal bonds, repo finance, whole loans, leveraged loans, distressed securities and emerging markets debt.

Ms. Bonsell brings to Jefferies more than 20 years of experience and joins the firm from Deutsche Bank, where she spent eight years and was a Director in Fixed Income sales. Previously, she held similar roles at JP Morgan Chase and Morgan Keegan. She received an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and a BA from Duke University.

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:

Tom Tarrant, Jefferies, 203 708 5989,
Desiree Maghoo, Jefferies, 44 20 7029 8085,