GFI is a global leader in providing pricing, liquidity, trading technology and post-trade services for a wealth of fixed income cash and derivative products, regularly ranking highly in Risk magazine’s annual inter-dealer survey.
GFI is a major intermediary in global Forward, NDF and currency option markets. GFI is regularly top inter-dealer broker in a variety of these markets in Risk magazine's annual awards.
GFI is a global leader in providing a wide range of solutions for trading equities. GFI's hybrid model offers clients electronic and voice assisted execution in both listed and OTC equities and equity derivatives, with connections to all the major exchanges.
GFI offers discreet and competitive brokerage services in a variety of energy and commodity markets around the world, including North American, European and UK electricity, coal, natural gas, biofuels, refined and crude oil, freight derivatives, precious and base metals, emissions and property derivatives.
GFI Direct provides users with an aggregated view of multi-dealer liquidity for FX derivatives. It is a web-delivered platform offering price discovery, trade request and bilateral trade execution through one single interface.
With offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, California and Texas, GFI and its North American subsidiaries Starsupply and Amerex Brokers LLC provide hybrid brokerage services across the markets. In addition, GFI has offices throughout South America.
GFI's EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) business serves a diverse and dynamic market from offices in London, Paris, Dublin, Nyon, Dubai, Tel Aviv and Cape Town.
GFI has offices in all of the region’s main financial centres, ideally placed to take advantage of trading growth.
An independent intermediary in typically highly specialised markets, GFI can assist the buy and sell sides by providing them with hard-to-find, independent and comprehensive real-time and historical data.
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Founded in 1987, GFI provides competitive wholesale market brokerage services in a multitude of global over-the-counter (“OTC”) and exchange listed cash and derivatives markets for fixed income, equities, financials and commodities. GFI is an industry leader in various fixed income and energy and commodity markets according to recent market surveys published by Risk and Energy Risk magazines.
The current management at GFI Group Inc.
Major milestones in the history of GFI from 1987 to the present
GFI has received recognition over the years from various financial publications for its global brokerage services.
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GFI's partnership with the Bob Woodruff Foundation and its campaign ReMind.org
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CreditMatch® is GFI's electronic trading platform for fixed income derivatives and bonds. It forms a key part of GFI's hybrid brokerage model, serving the market from its operations in New York, London, Sydney, Tokyo, Singapore, Hong Kong and Latin America and working alongside GFI's brokers from each of these offices.
CreditMatch® displays fixed income derivative and bond prices together on the same screen. This gives users more information about what is moving these related markets and opens up more trading opportunities. CreditMatch® offers STP through a real-time API, improving trade processing efficiency and making trading capture faster and more cost effective. GFI's experienced voice brokers assist CreditMatch® users in executing large or bespoke orders - especially where anonymity and confidentiality are important - to avoid adverse market movements during execution. GFI’s broking offices provide expertise on a global basis.
CreditMatch® supports Markit's Referenced Entity Database and Financial Products Mark-up Language.
In the 2007 Financial News Awards for Excellence in IT, Europe, CreditMatch was awarded Best OTC Trading Venue. In 2009, CreditMatch received 2009 award for Best Innovation by a broker in the field of customer services by FOW. In 2011, GFI was ranked No.1 overall inter-dealer broker in the credit category by Risk magazine.