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BGC Partners, Inc. (BGCP)

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BGC Partners, Inc.

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

SectorFinancial
IndustryInvestment Brokerage - National
Full Time Employees8,091

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Howard W. LutnickChairman & CEO13.75M409.5k55
Mr. Shaun D. LynnPres8.25MN/A54
Mr. Steven R. McMurrayChief Financial Officer838.73kN/A43
Mr. Sean A. WindeattChief Operating Officer1.57MN/A44
Mr. Stephen M. MerkelExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.2.75MN/A58
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 securities, interest rate swaps, foreign exchange, equities, equity derivatives, credit derivatives, commodities, futures, and structured products. This segment also offers trade execution, broker-dealer, clearing, processing, information, and other back-office services to a range of financial and non-financial institutions; and electronic marketplaces comprising government bond markets, interest rate derivatives, spot foreign exchange, foreign exchange derivatives, corporate bonds, and credit derivatives. 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 certain technology services. Further, this segment offers financial technology solutions, market data, post-trade, and analytics related to select financial instruments and markets. The Real Estate Services segment offers corporate advisory and investment sales; real estate finance, consulting, appraisal, and valuation; project management; and property and facilities management services to real estate tenants, owner-occupiers, investors, lenders, multi-national corporations, and developers. 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 September 1, 2017 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 6; 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.