BGC Partners Reviews

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BGC Partners Chairman, President, and CEO Howard W. Lutnick
Howard W. Lutnick
27 Ratings
  • senior Broker

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Broker/Analyst in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Broker/Analyst in New York, NY

    I worked at BGC Partners full-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Promote Independence and self-motivation to do the job with good support from co-workers and boss

    Cons

    Below average work benefit - have to pay $100 a month for coffee and snack

    Advice to Management

    Treat employees as partners and not a worker


BGC Partners Interviews

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    Brokerage Receivable Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at BGC Partners (New York, NY) in March 2013.

    Interview

    Telephonic interview: Easy interview with stress on analytical skills, and how proficient using excel.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Very tough o negotiate on salaries

BGC Partners Awards & Accolades

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Best Place To Join , Here Is The City, 2011

Additional Info

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Website www.bgcpartners.com
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (BGCP)
Industry Finance
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

BGC Partners provides inter-dealer brokerage services for banks, investment firms, and other institutional traders around the world. Through its eSpeed and BGC Trader-branded platform, it offers voice, electronic, and hybrid trade brokerage for a broad range of financial products including government and corporate bonds, interest rate swaps, foreign exchange, derivatives, and futures. The company also provides processing, clearing, and settlement services, as well as market data and analytics products. BGC Partners was established by Cantor Fitzgerald, which controls more ... More

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