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Interactive Brokers is an electronic brokerage firm. It brokers stocks, options, futures, EFPs, futures options, forex, bonds, funds, and CFDs. The firm also services commodity trading advisors. Its activities are divided into two principal business segments: electronic brokerage and market making. It provides customers with an advanced order management, trade execution, and portfolio management platform. Its customers can simultaneously access many financial markets worldwide and trade across multiple asset classes on one screen from a single account.

TypePublic
Founded1977
HQGreenwich, CT, US
Websiteinteractivebrokers.com
Employee Ratings3.5

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)1,413(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)$2.6 B(+10%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$69
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Interactive Brokers

Milan Galik

Milan Galik

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Thomas Peterffy

Thomas Peterffy

Chairman
Earl H. Nemser

Earl H. Nemser

Vice Chairman and Director
John M. Damgard

John M. Damgard

Director
Philip Uhde

Philip Uhde

Director
Paul J. Brody

Paul J. Brody

Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary and Director
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Interactive Brokers Office Locations

Interactive Brokers has offices in Greenwich, Chicago, West Palm Beach, Sydney and in 6 other locations
Greenwich, CT, US (HQ)
1 Pickwick Plaza
Chicago, IL, US
209 S LaSalle St 10th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL, US
777 S Flagler Dr #1001
Sydney, AU
225 George St
Montréal, CA
1800 Avenue McGill College Ave #2106
Mumbai, IN
Andheri - Kurla Rd, J B Nagar, Andheri East
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Interactive Brokers Financials and Metrics

Interactive Brokers Revenue

Interactive Brokers's revenue was reported to be $2.58 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2020)

316.0m

Net income (Q2, 2020)

207.0m

Market capitalization (15-Jan-2021)

29.6b

Closing stock price (15-Jan-2021)

69.0

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

3.1b

EV

26.7b
Interactive Brokers's current market capitalization is $29.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

988.3m1.2b1.1b1.1b1.3b1.5b1.9b2.4b2.6b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)13%17%

Operating expense total

47.7m45.9m115.1m57.3m58.0m62.0m86.0m96.0m112.0m

Depreciation and amortization

25.0m25.0m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q4, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

243.9m315.1m385.6m321.4m408.9m1.4b323.1m277.0m332.8m321.2m195.1m187.0m405.0m375.0m507.0m387.0m366.0m438.0m487.0m621.0m553.0m558.0m720.0m586.0m643.0m307.0m316.0m

Operating expense total

13.5m10.7m12.6m13.3m14.8m58.9m11.3m11.0m11.5m14.0m14.7m16.0m13.0m13.0m13.0m14.0m19.0m36.0m15.0m23.0m22.0m25.0m24.0m26.0m30.0m37.0m132.0m

Depreciation and amortization

6.0m7.0m7.0m

Interest expense

18.0m87.5m18.6m18.0m256.0m196.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.4b1.6b1.2b1.3b1.6b1.9b1.7b2.6b2.9b

Accounts Receivable

9.0m

PP&E

34.7m32.2m31.8m34.0m13.0m14.0m20.0m62.0m

Total Assets

28.5b33.2b37.9b43.4b48.7b54.7b61.2b60.5b71.7b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q4, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

1.1b1.3b1.2b1.4b1.6b1.7b1.6b2.0b1.7b999.6m1.0b990.0m1.0b1.6b1.7b1.4b1.6b2.1b2.1b1.9b2.5b3.1b2.5b3.2b3.0b3.1b3.1b

Accounts Receivable

12.0m11.0m9.0m11.0m11.0m

PP&E

35.9m

Total Assets

27.5b29.7b30.1b30.6b33.2b30.4b32.7b32.4b33.9b40.2b41.6b43.3b45.2b47.2b50.2b51.8b55.1b57.6b59.8b59.1b60.3b62.1b63.5b66.0b67.8b75.8b84.0b
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(9.3m)40.7m417.6m458.9m415.0m699.0m793.0m1.1b1.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

18.7m19.3m19.2m19.7m22.0m25.0m25.0m26.0m31.0m

Accounts Payable

(177.0m)132.0m40.0m61.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.7b558.4m140.9m417.0m725.0m544.0m142.0m2.4b2.7b
USDQ2, 2010

Financial Leverage

5.7 x
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Interactive Brokers Operating Metrics

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Interactive Brokers Revenue Breakdown

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Interactive Brokers revenue breakdown by business segment: 86.7% from Electronic Brokerage and 13.3% from Market Making

Interactive Brokers Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Interactive Brokers Online and Social Media Presence

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Interactive Brokers News and Updates

Outages at Interactive Brokers, Robinhood Leave Stock Traders Furious

The news coincided with a brief and apparently unrelated outage at Robinhood Markets.

Interactive Brokers braces for election volatility by telling clients to put up more cash

Interactive Brokers is increasing margin requirements by as much as 35% heading into the November presidential election.

Interactive Brokers to pay $38 million in financial crime charges

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Interactive Brokers LLC will pay an $11.5 million penalty to settle charges it repeatedly failed to file Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs)

E-brokers TD Ameritrade, Interactive Brokers sustained record retail trading volumes in the second quarter

The major online brokers have seen new accounts and trading activity surge this year during the coronavirus recession.

Interactive Brokers founder Thomas Peterffy says he passed on pursuing E-trade purchase

"We evaluated whether we should buy them or not and we decided against it," IB founder Thomas Peterffy said.
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Interactive Brokers Blogs

Chart Advisor: Volume Signal

Stocks sold off as traders took short-term profits. Meanwhile, investors tapped the brakes over concerns about the vaccine rollout. Despite these dynamics, iShares’ Russell 2000 index ETF (IWM) looks subtly stronger than the other three major market index ETFs. State Street’s S&P 500 (SPY) and D…

Silver Was the Top Performing Commodity in 2020. Will Copper Be Next?

Copper prices were up in 2020 for very much the same reason. The world’s transition to renewable energy and electric vehicles is driving global demand for the highly conductible metal.Copper prices were up in 2020. The world’s transition to renewable energy and electric vehicles is driving global de…

China: What Can Investors Expect in the Year of the Metal Ox?

China equities manager May Ling Wee highlights the key opportunities and risks facing the asset class in 2021. The post China: What Can Investors Expect in the Year of the Metal Ox? appeared first on Traders' Insight.

ETF 2021 Outlook: Watch Out for International Equity and Active ETFs

David Mann, our Head of Global Exchange-Traded Funds Capital Markets, offers his insights on ETF industry trends he sees taking shape. The post ETF 2021 Outlook: Watch Out for International Equity and Active ETFs appeared first on Traders' Insight.

The Q4 Oil, Gas and Coal Rally: Resurgence or Dead Cat Bounce?

The Russell 2000 Index closed out 2020 with a roar, surging 31.4% in the fourth quarter and posting its highest ever monthly return in November. The post The Q4 Oil, Gas and Coal Rally: Resurgence or Dead Cat Bounce? appeared first on Traders' Insight.

Do You Have A Trading System?

FX Rundown January 15, 2021: British Pound, Canadian Dollar, Euro, Japanese Yen, Swiss Franc, U.S. Dollar. The post Do You Have A Trading System? appeared first on Traders' Insight.
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Interactive Brokers Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Interactive Brokers founded?

    Interactive Brokers was founded in 1977.

  • Who are Interactive Brokers key executives?

    Interactive Brokers's key executives are Milan Galik, Thomas Peterffy and Earl H. Nemser.

  • How many employees does Interactive Brokers have?

    Interactive Brokers has 1,413 employees.

  • What is Interactive Brokers revenue?

    Latest Interactive Brokers annual revenue is $2.6 b.

  • What is Interactive Brokers revenue per employee?

    Latest Interactive Brokers revenue per employee is $1.8 m.

  • Who are Interactive Brokers competitors?

    Competitors of Interactive Brokers include The Klesch Group, Trading Ticket and Stockpile.

  • Where is Interactive Brokers headquarters?

    Interactive Brokers headquarters is located at 1 Pickwick Plaza, Greenwich.

  • Where are Interactive Brokers offices?

    Interactive Brokers has offices in Greenwich, Chicago, West Palm Beach, Sydney and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does Interactive Brokers have?

    Interactive Brokers has 12 offices.