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Cowen Group is a company providing financial services. It is engaged in alternative investment management, investment banking, research, sales and trading services. The Company serves the biotech, digital health, e-commerce, energy, telecom, media and a number of other sectors.

TypePublic
Founded1994
HQNew York, US
Websitecowen.com
Employee Ratings4.1

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)1,325(+10%)
Job Openings12
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1 B(+9%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$22.5
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Cowen

Thomas W. Strauss

Thomas W. Strauss

Vice Chairman
Flisser Rosman

Flisser Rosman

Managing Director and Head, Investment Management
Jeffrey M. Solomon

Jeffrey M. Solomon

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Steven Kotler

Steven Kotler

Independent Director
Dan Charney

Dan Charney

Managing Director and Co-President, Cowen and Company
Stephen A. Lasota

Stephen A. Lasota

Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer
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Cowen Office Locations

Cowen has offices in New York, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Birmingham and in 24 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
570 Lexington Ave 20th floor
Alpharetta, US
30000 Mill Creek Ave #350
Atlanta, US
3424 Peachtree Rd NE #2200
Birmingham, US
300 Park St #480
Boston, US
Two International Place, 2 International Pl
Chicago, US
181 W Madison St
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Cowen Financials and Metrics

Cowen Revenue

Cowen's revenue was reported to be $1.05 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

387.7m

Net income (Q3, 2020)

29.5m

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2020)

598.6m

Closing stock price (13-Nov-2020)

22.5

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

539.7m

EV

526.6m
Cowen's current market capitalization is $598.6 m.
USDQ2, 2011

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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Cowen Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

93/100

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Cowen Online and Social Media Presence

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Cowen News and Updates

Shattuck Labs to Present Virtually at Cowen 4th Annual IO Next Summit

AUSTIN, TX and DURHAM, NC, Nov. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shattuck Labs, Inc. (Shattuck) (NASDAQ: STTK), a clinical-stage biotechnology company pioneering the development of bi-functional fusion proteins as a new class of biologic medicine for the treatment of patients with cancer and autoimmun…

Cowen breaks down 8 key investing themes and 12 stocks to buy as the net worth of millennials quadruples over the next decade

Summary List Placement The habits and behaviors of millennials are fascinating to the older generations. And their share of total US net worth is expected to quadruple by 2030, according to John Kernan, an equity analyst at investment bank Cowen, who says investors that understand this generation o…

Cowen to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results

NEW YORK, Oct. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) (“Cowen” or the “Company”) will host a conference call on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 9:00 AM ET to discuss the Company's financial results for the third quarter of 2020.

Cowen upgrades Starbucks, says company implementing strategies that will pay off after pandemic

Cowen upgraded shares of Starbucks to outperform from market perform.

Cowen Grows Special Situations Group With Addition of Industry Veteran Kenneth Garnett

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) (“Cowen” or the “Company”) today announced that Kenneth Garnett has joined the firm’s Investment Banking team as a Managing Director in the Special Situations Group. Mr. Garnett will be based in New York and report to Lorie Beer…

Cowen says UPS and FedEx to benefit from shipping the coronavirus vaccine

Cowen said that the need to deliver vaccine doses will further strengthen the negotiating positions for FedEx and UPS.
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Cowen Blogs

Cowen’s Mark Saraiva Provides Outlook on SPACs and Innovation at IPO Edge EV Forum

Click here to read the full article on Yahoo Finance. The universe of listed companies among electric vehicle (EV) manufacturers and related businesses has expanded dramatically in the last year, thanks in large part to SPACs as a path to the public markets. While retail investors have played a larg…

Prometheus Biosciences Announces $130 Million Financing to Advance Precision Medicines for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

– New investors include Eventide, RTW, Perceptive Advisors, Cowen Healthcare Investments, Cormorant Capital, and Point72 – -Proceeds to accelerate clinical development of PRA023, a potential best in class TL1A antibody for IBD, and expansion of Prometheus’ 360 platform – SAN DIEGO, November 9, 2020 …

Cowen Declares Quarterly Dividend On Its Series A Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock And Increases Common Stock Share Repurchase Authorization

NEW YORK , Oct. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) (“Cowen” or the “Company) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $14.06 per share on the Company’s 5.625% Series A Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock (the “Convertible T…

Proterra Secures $200 Million Investment from Cowen Sustainable Advisors, Soros Fund Management, Generation Investment Management, and Broadscale Group

BURLINGAME, Calif., Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced a $200 million investment led by Cowen Sustainable Advisors LLC (“CSI”) along with supporting investments from Soros Fund Management, Generation Investment Management…

Proterra Secures $200M Investment from Cowen Sustainable Advisors, Soros Fund Management, Generation Investment Management, and Broadscale Group

BURLINGAME, Calif., Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced a $200 million investment led by Cowen Sustainable Advisors LLC (“CSI”) along with supporting investments from Soros Fund Management, Generation Investment Management…

Cowen Joins More Than 1,300 CEOs in Commitment to Advance Inclusion and Diversity in the Workplace

Coalition Expands Reach and Impact into the Financial Services Industry NEW YORK , Sept. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ: COWN) today announced that Chair and CEO Jeffrey M. Solomon joins more than 1,300 CEOs who have pledged to take action to advance diversity and inclusion in the T…
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Cowen Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cowen founded?

    Cowen was founded in 1994.

  • Who are Cowen key executives?

    Cowen's key executives are Thomas W. Strauss, Flisser Rosman and Jeffrey M. Solomon.

  • How many employees does Cowen have?

    Cowen has 1,325 employees.

  • What is Cowen revenue?

    Latest Cowen annual revenue is $1 b.

  • What is Cowen revenue per employee?

    Latest Cowen revenue per employee is $792 k.

  • Who are Cowen competitors?

    Competitors of Cowen include Sigma Capital, Diamond Hill and AllianceBernstein Holding.

  • Where is Cowen headquarters?

    Cowen headquarters is located at 570 Lexington Ave 20th floor, New York.

  • Where are Cowen offices?

    Cowen has offices in New York, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Birmingham and in 24 other locations.

  • How many offices does Cowen have?

    Cowen has 31 offices.