GFI Group Overview

  • Founded
  • 1987
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 2,000
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private
  • Financing Rounds
  • 7
  • Investments
  • 8

GFI Group General Information

Description

Provider of wholesale brokerage, electronic execution and trading support products for global financial markets. The company provides brokerage services, market data, trading platform and analytics software products to institutional clients in markets for a range of credit, financial, equity and commodity instruments.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Brokerage
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 55 Water Street
  • New York, NY 10041
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000
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GFI Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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GFI Group Comparisons

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Industry
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Employees
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Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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GFI Group Competitors (14)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
CMC Markets Singapore Corporation
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000000 Formerly PE-Backed New York, NY 0000 00.000 000000 - 000 00.000
000000 0000000 000 Corporate Backed or Acquired London, United Kingdom 000.00 000000&0
0000 00000 0000000 Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 00 000000000 -
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GFI Group Patents

GFI Group Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20170004576-A1 Systems and methods for generating, updating and throttling non-tradable financial instrument prices Abandoned 03-Jul-2015 000000000 0
US-20160335719-A1 Systems and methods for implementing trading and global matching based on request and offer of liquidity Granted 11-May-2015 000000000
CA-2892324-A1 Systems and methods for implementing trading and global matching based on request and offer of liquidity Pending 11-May-2015 000000000
US-10229457-B2 Systems and methods for implementing trading and global matching based on request and offer of liquidity Active 11-May-2015 000000000
US-20190172138-A1 Systems and methods for implementing trading and global matching based on request and offer of liquidity Pending 11-May-2015 G06Q40/04

GFI Group Executive Team (9)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jerry Dobner Chief Technology Officer
Richard Giles Managing Director & Head, Commodities and Energy Brokerage, North America
Jack Kellett Executive
Colin Heffron Chief Executive Officer & President and Board Member
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GFI Group Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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GFI Group Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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GFI Group Investments & Acquisitions (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000000 01-Jun-2017 00000 00000 00 00.000 Agricultural Chemicals
000000000 00000000 22-Dec-2016 000000000000000000 00.000 Brokerage 00000 0000000
0000000 00000000 0 08-May-2013 000000000000000000 Brokerage 00000 0000000
000 0000 00000 22-Jul-2010 000000000000000000 00000 Brokerage 0000000 00000
Trayport 01-Feb-2008 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Business/Productivity Software 0000000 00000
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GFI Group Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
000000000 00000000 Brokerage Sandton, South Africa
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GFI Group Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000 0000 00000 22-Jul-2010 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 000 00000
00000000 01-Feb-2008 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 000 00000
The Clearing Corporation 19-Feb-2007 Corporate Completed
  • 2 buyers
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