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DRW

DRW provides trading services focusing on financial instruments and asset classes. Read more

Don Wilson's photo - Founder & CEO of DRW

Founder & CEO

Don Wilson

CEO Approval Rating

77/100

Founded:

1992

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Jump Trading is the top competitor of DRW. Jump Trading was founded in 1999, and its headquarters is in Chicago, Illinois. Jump Trading is in the Blockchain field. Jump Trading has 300 fewer employees than DRW.

Citadel is seen as one of DRW's top competitors. Citadel was founded in Chicago, Illinois} in 1990. Like DRW, Citadel also works within the Investment Banking & Brokerage industry. Compared to DRW, Citadel generates $385.8M less revenue.

Allston Trading is DRW's #3 rival. Allston Trading's headquarters is in Chicago, Illinois, and was founded in 2002. Like DRW, Allston Trading also competes in the Investment Banking & Brokerage sector. Allston Trading generates 9.69% of DRW's revenue.

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DRW Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
RGM Advisors, LLC

Aug 2017

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undisclosed
RGM Advisors specializes in providing trading and advisory services for businesses.

These are all the companies that DRW has acquired. DRW's latest acquisition was RGM Advisors, LLC in Aug 2017. RGM Advisors specializes in providing trading and advisory services for businesses.

DRW Funding History

No recent funding data found related to DRW

DRW Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

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ROUND

EXIT DATE

BitGo is a California-based blockchain platform that provides digital asset management, cryptocurrency trading and other related solutions for investors.
$16M
Oct 17, 2018
Series B
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OpenFin is an OS integration platform that enables banks and financial institutions to deploy desktop applications.
$15M
Feb 15, 2017
Series B
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Shiftgig is an online application that connects hospitality and retail businesses with workers on demand to fill and manage job assignments.
$20.1M
Jan 16, 2017
Series C
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Droit is a financial technology firm that develops and delivers messaging based trading decision system for OTC derivative trading processes.
$16M
Oct 31, 2016
Series A
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Sixgill develops an AI software that provides IoT data collection and computer vision services for pharmaceutical and agriculture sectors.
$6M
May 02, 2016
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These are all the companies that DRW has invested in. DRW's latest investment was RGM Advisors, LLC in Aug 2017. RGM Advisors specializes in providing trading and advisory services for businesses.

DRW News

June 7, 2019Bitcoin Exchange Guide

DRW Crypto Trading Firm's Cumberland Sees Executive Depart Company

Jason Leung, known as the global head of Cumberland, which is a crypto-focused unit of DRW, a major C... See more »
November 20, 2018Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Cumberland, Genesis and Circle to Open Up OTC Crypto Trading Data To Power Upcoming Bitcoin ETF

Some very important OTC desks of Genesis, Cumberland and Circle, which handle a massive amount of OTC... See more »
October 2, 2018Digital Money Times

Cryptocurrency Is 'Turning the Corner From Wild West'

A new voice from US big finance has added his weight to the increasing evidence institutional investo... See more »
October 2, 2018MyBroadband

Institutional investors are making big cryptocurrency purchases

Institutional investors are becoming more involved in the $220 billion cryptocurrency market than man... See more »
February 23, 2018Crain's Chicago Business

DRW's Wilson expects cryptos will change world

The trading and investment tycoon also tells Chicago investment professionals that he expects more re... See more »
January 24, 2018eFinancialNews

Chicago HFT embarks on cryptocurrency hiring drive

Sophisticated investors are split on whether or not to embrace the booming but volatile sector... See more »
January 11, 2018The Edge Markets

Automated trader DRW eyes crypto hires in Singapore unit, new China office

(Jan 11): DRW Holdings LLC, the automated trading firm founded by Don Wilson, plans to add staff at i... See more »

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DRW Headquarters

540 W Madison St Suite 2500

Chicago, Illinois60661

312-542-1000

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DRW Summary

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Overview

DRW provides trading services focusing on financial instruments and asset classes. DRW was founded in 1992. DRW's headquarters is located in Chicago, Illinois, USA 60661. DRW's latest acquisition was RGM Advisors, LLC. DRW's Founder & CEO, Don Wilson,...

CEO

DRW's Founder & CEO, Don Wilson, currently has an approval rating of 77%. DRW's primary competitors are Jump Trading, Citadel & Allston Trading.

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drw.com

Frequently Asked Questions about DRW

  1. When was DRW founded?

    DRW was founded in 1992
  2. Who is DRW's CEO?

    DRW's CEO is Don Wilson
  3. How much revenue does DRW generate?

    DRW generates $485M in revenue
  4. How much funding does DRW have?

    DRW has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is DRW's headquarters?

    DRW's headquarters is in Chicago Illinois, USA
  1. How many employees does DRW have?

    DRW has 1,000 employees
  2. What sector does DRW operate in?

    DRW is in Banks, Investment Banking & Brokerage
  3. Who are DRW's competitors?

    DRW's top competitors are Jump Trading, Citadel, Allston Trading
  4. Who has DRW invested in?

    DRW's has invested in companies such as BitGo, OpenFin, Shiftgig