Tag: merger and acquisition

December 20, 2016 BY admin

BGC Partners completes acquisition of Sunrise Brokers

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) a global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced that it has officially completed the acquisition of the businesses of Sunrise Broker Group. The deal was first announced back in July of this year. Sunrise Brokers is an independent financial brokerage with a reputation in worldwide equity derivatives.…

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July 25, 2016 BY Mike Fox

ETrade to buy OptionsHouse for $725 million

E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Aperture New Holdings, Inc., the ultimate parent company of OptionsHouse, for $725 million in cash. The transaction will boost E*TRADE’s derivatives capabilities while expanding its customer profile with the addition of OptionsHouse’s highly active, derivative-centric traders. E*TRADE intends to finance…

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