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GAIN Capital Overview

Bedminster, NJ
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public (GCAP)
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
There is plenty to lose in the foreign currency exchange market, but this company would like you to focus on the potential gains. GAIN Capital Holdings provides over-the-counter foreign exchange (forex) services to retail traders (responsible for about 85% of the ... Read more

GAIN Capital – Why Work For Us?


At GAIN Capital, we provide retail traders and institutions with exceptional liquidity, technology and service to trade global financial markets

Opening up financial markets

GAIN Capital is best known for our globally recognized retail FX and CFD trading brands, and City Index. We provide over 150,000 retail traders from around the world with the tools and pricing they need to help them succeed in today's financial markets.

Trading solutions for institutions

It's not just retail traders whom we service. We provide institutions such as banks, brokers, hedge funds and professional traders with liquidity and technology solutions to trade on over 12,500 leveraged OTC and exchange-traded markets. We also operate GTX, an innovative ECN for institutonal FX trading.

Offer new products & markets to your customers

We also help over 900 partners be part of the 5-trillion-dollar-a-day FX market. We provide our partners with complete turn-key solutions that enable them to diversify their product range and offer thousands of CFD, FX and futures markets to their customers, quickly and easily. Contact us to find out how we can add more value to your business.

Why partner with GAIN Capital?

Financial strength & transparency

As a global, publicly traded company on the NYSE (NYSE:GCAP), we aim to meet the highest standards of corporate governance, financial reporting and disclosure.

Strong regulatory protection for all our clients

We are regulated in seven jurisdictions worldwide, offering a strong level of protection for your business.

Specialists in OTC & exchange-traded markets

We provide an exceptional range of 12,500+ FX, CFDs, option, spread bet and futures products to make it easy to access and trade global markets.

Exceptional liquidity, execution & pricing

As one of the largest global FX and CFD providers, we have developed strong relationships with tier one liquidity providers, enabling us to pass on superior liquidity, execution and spreads.

Solutions that are tried, trusted and scalable

We have over 18 years in building trading solutions, giving us the expertise and technical know-how to provide our 900+ partners with the best possible service.

Global footprint with local service

We have offices in the US, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Australia that provide our customers with local support in multiple languages.

Working at GAIN Capital

With a business spanning four continents, multiple products and thousands of markets, GAIN Capital is a fast-paced and dynamic industry leader. We value our employees, and know that we would not be where we are today without their imagination, teamwork and dedication. Providing a great service to our retail and institutional customers is our number one objective, and every one of our employees is focused on delivering the best possible trading experience.

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    Very open environment that enables growth and on job learning opportunities with no limitations especially for those who are self motivated and want to make an impact and make a difference. Friendly environment with focus on team work and collaboration. The environment encourages being fearless and supports learning from mistakes culture. Every single employee contribution counts.


    Can get challenging for folks who expect growth on the basis of tenure and or lack passion about their workplace and last but not the least lack Can do attitude and or who rely on others to solve their problems consistently and blame others for their failures and or lack of success. Lacks respect for individuals who are not results oriented

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    Help mature the hiring process to ensure we hire folks with the right attitude and not just skill. Encourage and reward the right behaviour and at the same point discourage

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    Operations Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bedminster, NJ
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    I applied in-person. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at GAIN Capital (Bedminster, NJ) in August 2016.


    Had a two part interview on the same day. First i met with two junior personals, asked about general questions. Then interviewed with their manager. The interview was fairly easy and simple.

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GAIN Capital Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Fastest Growing Companies, Fortune, 2015
  • Best Retail Forex Trading Platform in North America, Global Brands Magazine, 2013
  • Best Places to Work in New Jersey (Large), Best Companies Group, 2012
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