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    General Cable Corporation (BGC)

    9.65 Down 0.31(3.11%) Feb 10, 4:02PM EST
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    General Cable Corporation
    4 Tesseneer Drive
    Highland Heights, KY 41076
    United States - Map
    Phone: 859-572-8000
    Fax: 859-572-8458
    Website: http://www.generalcable.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Industrial Goods
    Industry:Industrial Equipment & Components
    Full Time Employees:13,000

    Business Summary 

    General Cable Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes copper, aluminum, and fiber optic wire and cable products for the energy, industrial, construction, and specialty and communications markets worldwide. The company offers electric utility products, such as low- and medium-voltage distribution cables; high- and extra-high voltage power transmission cables; bare overhead conductors; and submarine transmission and distribution cables. It also offers electrical infrastructure products, including rubber-and plastic-jacketed wires and cables, low- and medium-voltage industrial power cables, ignition wire sets, and cable wire harnesses, as well as rail and mass transit, shipboard, oil and gas, armored mining, and alternative energy power generation cables. In addition, the company provides communications products comprising high-bandwidth twisted copper and fiber optic, multi conductor and pair fiber and copper networking, telecommunications exchange, coaxial, and low detection profile cables, as well as fiber-optic submarine cable systems, submarine networks, and offshore integration systems. Further, it offers construction products consisting of construction cables, flexible cords, and flame retardant cables, as well as rod mill products, including copper and aluminum rods. Additionally, the company provides design, integration, and installation services for products, such as high and extra-high voltage terrestrial and submarine systems. General Cable Corporation sells its products directly to utilities, independent distributors, retailers, contractors, and original equipment manufacturers. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Highland Heights, Kentucky.

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    Corporate Governance 
    General Cable Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2016 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Brian J. Robinson , 47
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Robert D. Kenny , 50
    Exec. VP and Chief Exec. Officer of Gen. Cable Europe & Africa
    Mr. Gregory J. Lampert Sr., 49
    Exec. VP, Chief Exec. Officer of Gen. Cable Americas and Pres of Gen. Cable Americas
    Mr. Michael T. McDonnell , 58
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Len Texter ,
    VP of Fin. and Investor Relations
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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