Cantor Fitzgerald Affiliates

Cantor Fitzgerald Affiliates

BGC Partners

BGC Partners, Inc. is a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets. In 2016, BGC conducted approximately $224 trillion in financial transactions for customers including the world’s largest banks, broker-dealers, investment banks, trading firms, hedge funds, governments and investment firms.

BGC entered the commercial real estate industry in 2011 with the acquisition of Newmark Knight Frank. In April 2012 BGC acquired assets of Grubb & Ellis Company and formed the industry powerhouse Newmark Knight Frank (NKF). NKF offers a wide range of commercial real estate services.


BGC provides telephone and screen-based pre-trade, trade and post-trade services. BGC is a leading developer of electronic marketplaces and trading technologies, through its technology brands BGC Trader™, and BGCPro™. BGC offers customers full STP (straight through processing) functionality utilizing extensive internal capabilities for self-clearing in many major markets, alongside a comprehensive network of global custodian relationships.


Real Estate Services are offered through brands including Newmark Knight Frank, Newmark Cornish & Carey, Berkeley Point, ARA, Computerized Facility Integration, Newmark Knight Frank Valuation & Advisory, and Excess Space. Under these names and others, the company provides a wide range of commercial real estate services, including leasing and corporate advisory, investment sales and financial services, consulting, project and development management, property and facilities management, the origination and sale of multifamily loans through government-sponsored and government-funded loan programs, as well as the servicing of commercial real estate loans, including those it originates. For more information, please visit


  • Interest rate derivatives
  • Off-the-run US treasuries
  • Global government bonds
  • Agencies
  • Futures
  • Repurchase agreements
  • Non-deliverable swaps
  • Interest rate swaps and options


  • Credit derivatives
  • Asset-backed securities
  • Convertibles
  • Corporate bonds
  • High yield bonds
  • Emerging market bonds


  • Foreign exchange options
  • G-10
  • Emerging markets
  • Cross currencies
  • Exotic options
  • Spot FX
  • Emerging market FX options
  • Non-deliverable forwards equities
  • Equity derivatives
  • Cash equities
  • Index futures
  • Other derivatives and futures


  • Commodities
  • Commodity derivatives
  • Energy derivatives
  • Metals options
  • European power
  • Emissions

Newmark (NKF)

GFI Group

GFI is a leading intermediary in the global OTC and listed markets offering an array of sophisticated trading technologies and products to a broad range of financial market participants. More than 2,500 institutional clients benefit from GFI’s know-how and experience in operating electronic and hybrid markets for cash and derivative products across multiple asset classes, including fixed income, interest rates, foreign exchange, equities, energy and commodities. GFI is majority-owned by, and operates as a division of, BGC Partners, Inc.