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BGC Partners, Inc. (BGCP)

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BGC Partners, Inc.

499 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10022
United States

Sector(s)Financial Services
IndustryCapital Markets
Full Time Employees4,900

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Howard W. LutnickChairman & CEO11.75MN/A1962
Mr. Sean A. WindeattChief Operating Officer2.17MN/A1973
Mr. Stephen Marcus MerkelExec. VP & Gen. Counsel1.75MN/A1959
Mr. Shaun D. LynnVice Chairman4MN/A1963
Mr. Steven Bisgay CPA, CPAExec. MD & CFON/AN/A1967
Mr. Steven J. SadoffChief Information OfficerN/AN/A1964
Mr. Jason ChryssicasHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Adrian ThomasDirector of CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Karen Laureano-RikardsenChief Marketing OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Lori PennaySr. MD and Global Head of HR & PartnershipN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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.


BGC Partners, Inc. operates as a brokerage and financial technology company in the United States, Canada, Europe, the United Kingdom, Latin America, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and internationally. It offers various brokerage products, such as fixed income, such as government bonds, corporate bonds, and other debt instruments, as well as related interest rate derivatives and credit derivatives; and fixed income, equity derivatives and cash equities, energy and commodities, shipping, insurance, and futures and options. The company also provides other services that include trade execution, brokerage, clearing, trade compression, post-trade, information, and other back office services to financial and non-financial institutions. In addition, it offers electronic brokerage, financial technology solutions, market data, post-trade services, and analytics related to financial instrument and markets under the Fenics, BGC Trader, CreditMatch, Fenics Market Data, BGC Market Data, kACE2, EMBonds, Capitalab, Swaptioniser, CBID, and Lucera brand names. Further, the company 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; option pricing and analysis tools; and software and technology infrastructure for the transactional and technology related elements. It primarily serves banks, broker-dealers, investment banks, trading firms, hedge funds, governments, and corporations, as well as investment firms. BGC Partners, Inc. was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

BGC Partners, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 30, 2021 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; 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.