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Citadel is a financial services company offering a range of wealth management services to individuals. The firm manages separate client-focused portfolios, as well as hedge funds. It invests in public equity, fixed income, and alternative investment markets. For its equity portfolios, it invests in the stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. For its alternative investments, the firm invests in commodities and credit.
TypePrivate
Founded1990
HQChicago, US
Websitecitadel.com
Employee Ratings4

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2020)3,056(+3%)
Job Openings105
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Citadel

Kenneth C. Griffin

Kenneth C. Griffin

Founder, CEO & Co-Chief Investment Officer
Gerald A. Beeson

Gerald A. Beeson

COO
James Yeh

James Yeh

President & Co-Chief Investment Officer
Shawn Fagan

Shawn Fagan

Chief Legal Officer
Joanna Welsh

Joanna Welsh

Chief Risk Officer
Scott Johnston

Scott Johnston

Chief Administrative Officer
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Citadel Office Locations

Citadel has offices in Chicago, Austin, Boston, Dallas and in 9 other locations
Chicago, US (HQ)
131 S Dearborn St
Austin, US
316 W 12th St 5th floor
Boston, US
28 State Street, 28 State St
Dallas, US
300 Crescent Ct #250
Greenwich, US
Diamond S Management, 33 Benedict Pl 3rd floor
Houston, US
Bank of America Center, 700 Louisiana St #4600
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Citadel Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1990

Citadel total Funding

$40.5 k

Citadel latest funding size

$40.47 k

Time since last funding

8 years ago

Citadel investors

Citadel's latest funding round in April 2012 was reported to be $40.5 k. In total, Citadel has raised $40.5 k
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Citadel Operating Metrics

Citadel's Assets Under Management was reported to be $23.8b in FY, 2014.
FY, 2014

Assets Under Management

$23.80 b
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Citadel Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Citadel Advisors
Citadel Investment Group (Europe)
Gild
Kapish
PioneerPath Capital

Citadel Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Citadel Online and Social Media Presence

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Citadel News and Updates

Retail traders make up nearly 25% of the stock market following COVID-driven volatility, Citadel Securities says

Retail investors have accounted for as much as 25% of the stock market's activity amid coronavirus-driven volatility, Joe Mecane, the head of execution services at Citadel Securities, said in an interview on Bloomberg TV on Thursday. The group made up just 10% of the market in 2019. The proportion…

Ken Griffin's Citadel is cashing in on the day-trading boom by buying customers' orders

Ken Griffin's Citadel Securities is cashing in on the day-trading boom, the Financial Times reported on Monday. The market maker handles 40% of shares traded by individual investors in the US, the newspaper said. Citadel has benefited from a surge in retail investing fueled by the advent of zero-c…

Citadel just poached Two Sigma's data chief for its tech team — and it's the latest sign of how aggressively the $30 billion firm is pursuing top talent from Wall Street and Silicon Valley

Citadel is adding Two Sigma's Andrew Janian, the $60 billion quant fund's former chief information officer and data chief, to its tech team. Ken Griffin's fund has poached several big names from Wall Street and Silicon Valley for its tech team in the past couple of years, including former Goldman …

MEDIA-Four Citadel portfolio managers leave during turbulent March - Bloomberg News

-- Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy

Millennium, Citadel Cut Losses After U.S. Moves Help Markets

Millennium, Citadel Cut Losses After U.S. Moves Help Markets

Exclusive: Citadel turns 2020 profit after spotting virus risk early

Citadel, the Chicago-based hedge fund giant led by billionaire Ken Griffin, has so far weathered the coronavirus market storm well, turning a slight profit in its flagship Wellington hedge fund for the year through Monday, according to a person familiar with the situation.
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Citadel Blogs

My Career Roadmap: Core Engineering with Bob Van Zant

The post My Career Roadmap: Core Engineering with Bob Van Zant appeared first on Citadel.

My Career Roadmap: Data Engineering with Jesse Wells

The post My Career Roadmap: Data Engineering with Jesse Wells appeared first on Citadel.

My Career Roadmap: Data Engineering with Ryan Delgado

The post My Career Roadmap: Data Engineering with Ryan Delgado appeared first on Citadel.

Ken Griffin Outlines Keys to Citadel’s Success at the Global Milken Institute Conference

The post Ken Griffin Outlines Keys to Citadel’s Success at the Global Milken Institute Conference appeared first on Citadel.

Sean Salji on Vision for Surveyor Capital in Europe

The post Sean Salji on Vision for Surveyor Capital in Europe appeared first on Citadel.

Ken Griffin and David Rubenstein in a “Peer to Peer” Conversation

The post Ken Griffin and David Rubenstein in a “Peer to Peer” Conversation appeared first on Citadel.
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Citadel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Citadel founded?

    Citadel was founded in 1990.

  • Who are Citadel key executives?

    Citadel's key executives are Kenneth C. Griffin, Gerald A. Beeson and James Yeh.

  • How many employees does Citadel have?

    Citadel has 3,056 employees.

  • Who are Citadel competitors?

    Competitors of Citadel include Bridgewater Associates, Diamond Hill and State Street.

  • Where is Citadel headquarters?

    Citadel headquarters is located at 131 S Dearborn St, Chicago.

  • Where are Citadel offices?

    Citadel has offices in Chicago, Austin, Boston, Dallas and in 9 other locations.

  • How many offices does Citadel have?

    Citadel has 16 offices.