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Jefferies Financial Group is an investment and financial services company that offers a range of products and services in investment banking, equities, fixed income, and wealth management. It specializes in the debt capital market, merger and acquisition, private capital advisory, restructuring, and recapitalization businesses. It offers cash equities, electronic trading solutions, such as global algorithmic and portfolio trading solutions. The company also provides wealth management services, such as portfolio management services, executive services, and family office services to high-net-worth individuals, family offices, and others. 

TypePublic
Founded1962
HQNew York, NY, US
Websitejefferies.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Nov 2019)4,800(+3%)
Job Openings150
Revenue (FY, 2020)$7 B(+30%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$32.5(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Jefferies Financial Group

Richard B. Handler

Richard B. Handler

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Brian P. Friedman

Brian P. Friedman

President, Director
Joseph S. Steinberg

Joseph S. Steinberg

Chairman
Michael J. Sharp

Michael J. Sharp

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Francisco L. Borges

Francisco L. Borges

Lead Director
Teresa S. Gendron

Teresa S. Gendron

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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Jefferies Financial Group Office Locations

Jefferies Financial Group has offices in New York, Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte and in 24 other locations
New York, NY, US (HQ)
520 Madison Ave
Atlanta, GA, US
3550 Lenox Rd NE
Boston, MA, US
125 High St #2501
Charlotte, NC, US
4201 Congress St #350
Chicago, IL, US
155 North Wacker, #4200
Dallas, TX, US
300 Crescent Ct #500
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Jefferies Financial Group Financials and Metrics

Jefferies Financial Group Revenue

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Jefferies Financial Group's revenue was reported to be $6.96 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

7.0b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

6.6b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

95.1%

Net income (FY, 2020)

768.4m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

769.6m

Market capitalization (23-Jul-2021)

8.1b

Closing stock price (23-Jul-2021)

32.5

Cash (30-Nov-2020)

9.1b

EV

8.2b
Jefferies Financial Group's current market capitalization is $8.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

10.1b11.4b3.8b5.4b7.0b

Revenue growth, %

(8%)14%(67%)

Cost of goods sold

8.9b9.3b2.4b319.6m338.6m

Gross profit

1.2b2.1b1.3b5.0b6.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

2.9b2.7b2.9b2.7b911.2m1.2b828.4m1.1b1.2b1.7b243.0m204.0m

Cost of goods sold

2.1b2.4b2.5b2.3b638.5m619.5m551.4m674.5m85.8m72.4m

Gross profit

757.5m348.0m433.4m362.4m272.6m531.3m277.0m427.2m1.1b1.6b

Gross profit Margin, %

26%13%15%14%30%46%33%39%93%96%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

3.8b5.3b5.3b7.7b9.1b

Accounts Receivable

4.4b5.4b6.3b

PP&E

709.2m750.4m

Goodwill

1.7b1.7b1.7b1.9b1.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

4.3b4.7b5.0b5.1b4.7b4.9b5.5b5.4b6.0b6.7b6.9b8.4b

Accounts Receivable

5.6b5.9b5.5b6.7b5.9b5.9b7.2b6.9b

PP&E

718.4m728.4m727.7m754.7m353.6m346.9m

Goodwill

1.7b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.9b1.9b1.9b1.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

194.3m252.8m1.1b962.6m768.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

166.8m164.0m67.4m(9.9m)(3.8m)

Accounts Payable

447.4m(285.7m)650.9m

Cash From Operating Activities

608.8m1.1b691.1m(827.8m)2.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

293.9m368.0m504.8m139.1m888.1m1.1b47.0m719.3m768.7m112.0m155.6m460.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

38.0m77.8m122.5m42.1m36.8m53.9m21.4m50.8m(13.3m)3.0m5.7m7.9m

Accounts Payable

(532.0m)(582.9m)(366.8m)241.3m655.8m(55.6m)(137.9m)(359.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(193.0m)409.1m1.0b(405.3m)(524.1m)199.9m(784.0m)(1.4b)(1.3b)(918.1m)161.0m1.3b
USDFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

279.5k

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

4.4 x
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Jefferies Financial Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
54 Mad Holding LLC
Alumni Forest Products, LLC
Apex Credit Partners LLC
Baldwin Enterprise, LLC
BEI Italia Wireless LLC
BEI PSVI Holding, LLC
Chrome Capital Group LLC
Foursight Capital LLC
Foursight Funding II LLC
Foursight Funding LLC
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Jefferies Financial Group Revenue Breakdown

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Jefferies Financial Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.1% from Merchant Banking, 84.3% from Jefferies and 0.6% from Other

Jefferies Financial Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Jefferies Financial Group Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Jefferies Financial Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Jefferies Financial Group Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    64/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    80/100

  • Compensation

    B

    71/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    67/100

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Jefferies Financial Group News and Updates

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Landcadia Holdings III, Inc., Sponsored by Tilman J. Fertitta and Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Announces Pricing of $500 Million Initial Public Offering

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Jefferies Financial Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Jefferies Financial Group founded?

    Jefferies Financial Group was founded in 1962.

  • Who are Jefferies Financial Group key executives?

    Jefferies Financial Group's key executives are Richard B. Handler, Brian P. Friedman and Joseph S. Steinberg.

  • How many employees does Jefferies Financial Group have?

    Jefferies Financial Group has 4,800 employees.

  • What is Jefferies Financial Group revenue?

    Latest Jefferies Financial Group annual revenue is $7 b.

  • What is Jefferies Financial Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Jefferies Financial Group revenue per employee is $1.4 m.

  • Who are Jefferies Financial Group competitors?

    Competitors of Jefferies Financial Group include Berkshire Hathaway, Evercore Partners and Houlihan Lokey.

  • Where is Jefferies Financial Group headquarters?

    Jefferies Financial Group headquarters is located at 520 Madison Ave, New York.

  • Where are Jefferies Financial Group offices?

    Jefferies Financial Group has offices in New York, Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte and in 24 other locations.

  • How many offices does Jefferies Financial Group have?

    Jefferies Financial Group has 28 offices.