BGCP - BGC Partners, Inc.

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BGC Partners, Inc.

499 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10022
United States
212-610-2200
http://www.bgcpartners.com

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryCapital Markets
Full Time Employees9,238

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Howard W. LutnickChairman & CEO13.75M409.5k1962
Mr. Shaun D. LynnPres8.25MN/A1963
Mr. Steven R. McMurrayChief Financial Officer838.73kN/A1974
Mr. Sean A. WindeattChief Operating Officer1.57MN/A1973
Mr. Stephen M. MerkelExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.2.75MN/A1959
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.

Description

BGC Partners, Inc. operates as a brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets worldwide. It operates in two segments, Financial Services and Real Estate Services. The Financial Services segment provides brokerage services for fixed income, interest rate derivatives, spot foreign exchange, foreign exchange derivatives, government bonds, corporate bonds, credit derivatives, insurance and money market products, energy, metals, equity derivatives, and structured market data products and services. This segment also offers trade execution, broker-dealer, clearing, processing, trade compression, and other back-office services. In addition, it provides screen-based market solutions, which enable its clients to develop a marketplace, trade with their customers, issue debt, trade odd lots, access program trading interfaces, and access its network and intellectual property; software and technology infrastructure for the transactional and technology related elements; and option pricing and analysis tools. Further, this segment offers financial technology solutions, post-trade, and analytics related to financial instruments and markets under the FENICS, BGC Trader, FENICS Market Data, BGC Market Data, Capitalab, and Lucera brands. The Real Estate Services segment offers corporate advisory, investment sales, and agency leasing services; lending and loan servicing, due diligence and underwriting, workplace and occupancy strategy, and corporate and consulting services, as well as intercompany referrals; real estate finance, consulting, appraisal, and valuation services; project and development management services; and property and facilities management services. The company primarily serves banks, broker-dealers, investment banks, trading firms, hedge funds, governments, corporations, property owners, real estate developers, and investment firms, as well as institutional clients. BGC Partners, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

BGC Partners, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 1, 2018 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.