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GAIN Capital is a provider of online trading services. The Company provides market access and trade execution services in foreign exchange, contracts for difference and exchange-based products to retail investors. Trading is provided via one of two electronic trading platforms, its own proprietary FOREXTrader PRO, or MetaTrader 4. GAIN Capital allows retail and institutional clients to speculate on global foreign exchange markets in what is known as ‘margin forex trading’.  The Company operates retail foreign exchange and CFD trading brands, FOREX.com and City Index as well as GTX, a multi-dealer foreign exchange trading platform for institutions and futures group. It also owns advisory CFD business, Galvan, and futures provider, Daniels Trading.

TypePublic
Founded1999
HQBedminster, NJ, US
Websitegaincapital.com
Employee Ratings2.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)676(+6%)
Job Openings8
Revenue (FY, 2019)$219.7 M(-38%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$0
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at GAIN Capital

Nigel Rose

Nigel Rose

Chief Financial Officer
Alastair Hine

Alastair Hine

Chief Operating Officer
Tim O'Sullivan

Tim O'Sullivan

Chief Risk Officer
Glenn Stevens

Glenn Stevens

Chief Executive Officer
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GAIN Capital Office Locations

GAIN Capital has offices in Bedminster, Chicago, New York, Powell and in 6 other locations
Bedminster, NJ, US (HQ)
135 US-206 #11
Chicago, IL, US
100 S Wacker Dr Suite 1225
New York, NY, US
115 Broadway
Sydney, AU
Suite 7.03, Level 7/25 Bligh St
Chuo City, JP
4-chōme-4-10 Nihonbashimuromachi
Kraków, PL
Szlak 49/3rd floor
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GAIN Capital Financials and Metrics

GAIN Capital Revenue

GAIN Capital's revenue was reported to be $219.66 m in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

183.4m

Net income (Q1, 2020)

77.3m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

105.8m

Market capitalization (28-Jan-2021)

228.3m

Closing stock price (28-Jan-2021)

0.0

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

293.3m
GAIN Capital's current market capitalization is $228.3 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

411.8m308.6m358.0m219.7m

Revenue growth, %

(5%)(25%)16%

Sales and marketing expense

28.7m31.2m36.5m38.4m

General and administrative expense

55.0m45.7m55.2m50.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

59.6m98.1m81.3m106.9m182.5m95.5m34.8m71.7m62.9m183.4m

Sales and marketing expense

9.3m7.5m6.4m6.0m12.7m10.2m10.2m10.1m10.4m7.1m

General and administrative expense

9.7m12.8m11.4m13.0m26.7m12.2m12.8m11.7m13.3m13.8m

R&D expense

5.5m5.7m4.8m4.4m4.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

234.8m209.7m278.9m190.1m

Accounts Receivable

378.7k

Inventories

PP&E

40.7m30.6m30.6m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

37.4m93.6m(60.8m)

Depreciation and Amortization

28.9m34.0m35.1m25.9m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

83.7m96.0m(28.4m)(27.4m)(29.5m)77.3m

Depreciation and Amortization

7.6m16.3m25.0m9.9m19.3m27.5m7.6m13.9m19.8m6.1m

Cash From Operating Activities

(34.7m)19.9m(2.2m)(5.1m)(22.9m)(29.5m)12.6m59.4m

Purchases of PP&E

(5.6m)(10.2m)(16.7m)(3.9m)(8.7m)(11.5m)(3.1m)(7.1m)(11.9m)(4.2m)
USDFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

555.8k

Financial Leverage

4.9 x
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GAIN Capital Revenue Breakdown

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GAIN Capital revenue breakdown by business segment: 81.1% from Retail, 7.3% from Institutional and 11.6% from Futures

GAIN Capital Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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GAIN Capital Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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GAIN Capital Online and Social Media Presence

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GAIN Capital News and Updates

GAIN Capital Announces Effective Date Of Make-Whole Fundamental Change Relating To Its 5.00% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2022

BEDMINSTER, N.J., July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) (the "Company") today provided notice of a Make-Whole Fundamental Change to holders of its 5.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2022 (the "2022 Notes"). The consummation of the previously announced...

StoneX Group Inc. Closes on the Acquisition of GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc.

NEW YORK, July 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- StoneX Group Inc. (NASDAQ: SNEX) (“StoneX” or the “Company”), today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) (“GAIN”), an online provider of retail foreign exchange trading and related s…

Neustrada Supports JB Capital Proposal Regarding Gain Capital

Requests Gain Capital's Board change its recommendation.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: WeissLaw LLP Investigates GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc.

NEW YORK, May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- URGENT: STOCKHOLDER VOTE JUNE 5, 2020; GAIN ACQUISITION MAY BE UNFAIR TO STOCKHOLDERS WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the board of directors of GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. ("GCAP" or...

GAIN Capital Announces Monthly Metrics for March 2020

BEDMINSTER, N.J., April 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) ("GAIN" or "the Company") today reported certain operating metrics for the month of March 2020. Mar-20 Feb-20 Mar-19 Sequential Change Year-over- year change Retail Segment OTC Trading Volume(1) $...

GAIN Capital Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results

BEDMINSTER, N.J., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. ("GAIN") (NYSE: GCAP), a leading global provider of online trading services, announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2019. Key Full Year 2019 Financial Results (all amounts reflect...
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GAIN Capital Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GAIN Capital founded?

    GAIN Capital was founded in 1999.

  • Who are GAIN Capital key executives?

    GAIN Capital's key executives are Nigel Rose, Alastair Hine and Tim O'Sullivan.

  • How many employees does GAIN Capital have?

    GAIN Capital has 676 employees.

  • What is GAIN Capital revenue?

    Latest GAIN Capital annual revenue is $219.7 m.

  • What is GAIN Capital revenue per employee?

    Latest GAIN Capital revenue per employee is $324.9 k.

  • Who are GAIN Capital competitors?

    Competitors of GAIN Capital include eToro, CMC Markets and Questrade.

  • Where is GAIN Capital headquarters?

    GAIN Capital headquarters is located at 135 US-206 #11, Bedminster.

  • Where are GAIN Capital offices?

    GAIN Capital has offices in Bedminster, Chicago, New York, Powell and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does GAIN Capital have?

    GAIN Capital has 10 offices.