BGC Partners, Inc.

BGC is a brokerage firm that provides trade execution, fixed income securities and consulting services for finance and real estate sectors. Read more

Howard W. Lutnick's photo - Chairman & CEO of BGC Partners, Inc.

Chairman & CEO

Howard W. Lutnick

CEO Approval Rating

63/100

Founded:

1945

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNASDAQBGCP

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TP ICAP plc is BGC Partners, Inc.'s biggest rival. TP ICAP plc was founded in 2006, and is headquartered in London, England. TP ICAP plc competes in the Mortgage Finance industry. TP ICAP plc generates $383M more revenue vs. BGC Partners, Inc..

Compagnie Financiere Tradition SA is one of BGC Partners, Inc.'s top competitors. Compagnie Financiere Tradition SA's headquarters is in Lausanne, Vaud, and was founded in 1959. Compagnie Financiere Tradition SA operates in the Banks industry. Compagnie Financiere Tradition SA generates 54% of BGC Partners, Inc.'s revenue.

Marex Spectron is seen as one of BGC Partners, Inc.'s top competitors. Marex Spectron is a Private company that was founded in 2005 in London, England. Marex Spectron is in the Investment Banking & Brokerage field. Compared to BGC Partners, Inc., Marex Spectron has 3,988 fewer employees.

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BGC Partners, Inc. Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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Annual Revenue

$2B

BGC Partners, Inc.'s revenue is the ranked 6th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 5.5B. Over the last four quarters, BGC Partners, Inc.'s revenue has grown by 9.3%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $567.6M; in Q4 2020, it was $479.4M; in Q3 2020, it was $455M; in Q2 2020, BGC Partners, Inc.'s revenue was $519.1M.

BGC Partners, Inc. Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Poten & Partners, Inc

Nov 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Poten & Partners provides business intelligence and commodity brokerage services for trading and transportation of crude oil and petroleum products.
Ed Broking, LLP

Oct 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Ed provides insurance, property-casualty and reinsurance brokerage services for aerospace, marine and energy sectors.
Berkeley Point Capital LLC

Jul 2017

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$875M
Berkeley Point is a provider of multi family finance and commercial loan services to public corporations, private equity groups and individuals.
Besso Insurance Group Limited

Jan 2017

Source »
undisclosed
Besso provides insurance services for property, casualty, marine, aviation, financial risks and reinsurance.
Perimeter Markets,Inc.

Aug 2016

Source »
undisclosed
Perimeter Markets offers electronic and hybrid broking services in Canadian fixed income and futures markets.

These are all the companies that BGC Partners, Inc. has acquired. BGC Partners, Inc. has acquired 9 companies and its latest acquisition was Poten & Partners, Inc in Nov 2018. Poten & Partners provides business intelligence and commodity brokerage services for trading and transportation of crude oil and petroleum products.

BGC Partners, Inc. Funding History

Since BGC Partners, Inc. was founded in 1945, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total BGC Partners, Inc. has raised $498.0M. BGC Partners, Inc.'s last funding round was on Jul 2020 for a total of $300.0M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Jul 2020
$300M
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IPO
Dec 1999
$198M

Since BGC Partners, Inc. was founded in 1945, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total BGC Partners, Inc. has raised $498.0M. BGC Partners, Inc.'s last funding round was on Jul 2020 for a total of $300.0M

BGC Partners, Inc. Investments

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These are all the companies that BGC Partners, Inc. has invested in. BGC Partners, Inc. has invested 9 companies and its latest investment was Poten & Partners, Inc in Nov 2018. Poten & Partners provides business intelligence and commodity brokerage services for trading and transportation of crude oil and petroleum products.

BGC Partners, Inc. News

April 12, 2021FinanzNachrichten

BGC Partners' First Quarter 2021 Financial Results Announcement To Be Issued Prior To Market Open On Thursday, April 29, 2021

Conference call scheduled for the same day at 11:00 a.m. ET NEW YORK, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ... See more »
February 25, 2021Reinsurance News

BGC earnings up as Corant turns profitable

Global brokerage and financial technology firm BGC Partners has reported an 18% increase in adjusted ... See more »
February 16, 2021Seeking Alpha

Boom Goes The Dynamite

February 1, 2021MarketScreener

Earnings Presentation 3Q2020

(marketscreener.com) BGC PARTNERS, INC. NASDAQ: BGCP E A R N I N G S P R E S E N TAT I O N 3 Q 2 0 2 ... See more »
January 13, 2021FinanzNachrichten

BGC Partners' Fourth Quarter 2020 Financial Results Announcement To Be Issued Prior To Market Open On Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Conference call scheduled for the same day at 10:00 a.m. ET NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- B... See more »
January 12, 2021Benzinga

Banque Pictet & Cie SA selects kACE Treasury for Electronic FX Forward Price Distribution

LONDON, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- kACE, a division of Fenics Software Limited, an entity within t... See more »

BGC Partners, Inc. Press Releases

June 4, 2020StreetInsider

Capitalab connects to LCH SwapAgent to Enhance Margin Optimisation Services

LONDON, June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitalab, a division of BGC Brokers LP, an entity within BGC Pa... See more »
February 6, 2020centralcharts

BGC Partners Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results

BGC Partners Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results BGC Declares Quarterly Divid... See more »
October 14, 2019centralcharts

kACE partners with China's Hangzhou Erayintong Software Limited to offer Electronic Distribution of FX Options in China

kACE partners with China's Hangzhou Erayintong Software Limited to offer Electronic Distribution of F... See more »
May 22, 2019PR Newswire

BGC Partners to Present at Sandler O'Neill's Global Exchange and Brokerage Conference on June 5, 2019

NEW YORK, May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners" or "BGC" or ... See more »
March 6, 2019PR Newswire

BGC Partners to Present at the Bernstein Future of Market Infrastructure Symposium on Monday, March 25, 2019

NEW YORK, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners" or "BGC" or... See more »
November 30, 2018PR Newswire

BGC Partners Scheduled to Webcast Presentation at Nasdaq's 39th Investor Conference on Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners", "BGC", or ... See more »
June 20, 2018PR Newswire

Newmark and BGC Partners Announce Monetization of Approximately Two Million Nasdaq Shares and Update Their Outlooks

Newmark Retains all Upside to Expected Nasdaq Earn-out Eliminates Downside Risk for Anticipated 2019 ... See more »

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BGC Partners, Inc. Headquarters

499 Park Avenue

New York, New York10022

1-646-346-7000

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BGC Partners, Inc. Summary

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BGC is a brokerage firm that provides trade execution, fixed income securities and consulting services for finance and real estate sectors. BGC Partners, Inc. was founded in 1945. BGC Partners, Inc.'s headquarters is located in New York, New York, USA...

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BGC Partners, Inc.'s Chairman & CEO, Howard W. Lutnick, currently has an approval rating of 63%. BGC Partners, Inc.'s primary competitors are TP ICAP plc, Compagnie Financiere Tradition SA & Marex Spectron.

Frequently Asked Questions about BGC Partners, Inc.

  1. When was BGC Partners, Inc. founded?

    BGC Partners, Inc. was founded in 1945
  2. Who is BGC Partners, Inc.'s CEO?

    BGC Partners, Inc.'s CEO is Howard W. Lutnick
  3. How much revenue does BGC Partners, Inc. generate?

    BGC Partners, Inc. generates $2B in revenue
  4. How much funding does BGC Partners, Inc. have?

    BGC Partners, Inc. has historically raised $498M in funding
  1. Where is BGC Partners, Inc.'s headquarters?

    BGC Partners, Inc.'s headquarters is in New York New York, USA
  2. How many employees does BGC Partners, Inc. have?

    BGC Partners, Inc. has 4,688 employees
  3. Who are BGC Partners, Inc.'s competitors?

    BGC Partners, Inc.'s top competitors are TP ICAP plc, Compagnie Financiere Tradition SA, Marex Spectron