KCG Holdings

KCG is an independent securities firm offering investors a range of services designed to address trading needs across asset classes, product types and time zones. As one of the largest market makers, KCG combines advanced technology with exceptional client service to deliver unique liquidity, lower transaction costs, and improve pricing. For every order, KCG provides investors with a solution, whether market making or principal, lit or dark, voice or automated.
KCG serves clients and operates in the markets through three primary businesses. In Market Making, electronic trading combined with experienced traders allow KCG to provide among the highest retail order execution quality in the industry for broker-dealer clients. Through the Company's Global Execution Services, institutions have access to sophisticated algorithms and experienced trading desks to access deep liquidity, maintain anonymity and minimize market impact. Its execution Venues are leading electronic trading marketplaces with a combination of liquidity and functionality available nowhere else. 
On April 20, 2017 KCG announced that it had agreed to be acquired by Virtu Financial for $20 per share in cash.

Company Growth (employees)
Parent Company
Virtu Financial
New York, US
Size (employees)
950 (est)-5%
KCG Holdings was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in New York, US

KCG Holdings Office Locations

KCG Holdings has offices in New York, Atlanta, Boston, Purchase and in 10 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
300 Vesey St
West Windsor Township, US
186 Princeton Hightstown Rd
Jersey City, US
Newport Tower 545 Washington Blvd
London, GB
55 Basinghall St
San Jose, US
55 S Market St
San Francisco, US
575 Market St
Manhattan Beach, US
1201 Morningside Dr
Chicago, US
350 N Orleans St
Avon, US
G 30 Benchmark Rd
Purchase, US
100 Manhattanville Rd
Boston, US
200 State St
Atlanta, US
1625 3424 Peachtree Rd Ne

KCG Holdings Data and Metrics

KCG Holdings Financial Metrics

KCG Holdings's revenue was reported to be $1.5 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.5 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

255.7 m

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

1.3 b

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

632.2 m
KCG Holdings's current market capitalization is $1.3 b.
USDY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


986.7 m1.3 b1.1 b1.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

1 b1.2 b1.2 b1.1 b

Interest expense

44.8 m621 k2.1 m1.6 m

Pre tax profit

17.8 m85.2 m380 m396.4 m

Income tax expense

(102.2 m)22.8 m130.9 m140.7 m

Net Income

126.2 m61.1 m249.1 m255.7 m
USDY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


614 m607.7 m427.6 m674.3 m578.8 m581.3 m632.2 m

Total Assets

6.1 b6.3 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

1.4 b1.4 b

Retained Earnings

192.1 m192.1 m

Total Equity

1.4 b1.4 b

Financial Leverage

4.2 x4.6 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

120.1 m61.1 m249.1 m255.7 m

Depreciation and Amortization

55.6 m81.4 m90.2 m88.8 m

Cash From Operating Activities

13 m119.6 m

Cash From Investing Activities

328.5 m62.5 m

Short-term Borrowings

(117.3 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(337.3 m)(130.2 m)

Interest Paid

81.3 m81.8 m

Income Taxes Paid

124.5 m16.2 m
USDY, 2016


1.5 m

Financial Leverage

4.6 x

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