SOURCE: GFI Group

GFI Group

March 05, 2010 16:15 ET

GFI Group to Present at Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 5, 2010) -  GFI Group Inc. (NASDAQ: GFIG) announced today that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Gooch, will present at this year's Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, Florida on Wednesday, March 10, at 9:50 a.m. EST. The presentation will broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed via http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rj54/gifg/. The webcast will be available for seven days following the event.

About GFI Group Inc.

GFI Group Inc. (NASDAQ: GFIG) is a leading provider of wholesale brokerage, electronic execution and trading support products for global financial markets. GFI Group Inc. provides brokerage services, market data, trading platform and analytics software products to institutional clients in markets for a range of credit, financial, equity and commodity instruments.

Headquartered in New York, GFI was founded in 1987 and employs more than 1,700 people with additional offices in London, Paris, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney, Cape Town, Santiago, Dubai, Dublin, Tel Aviv, Calgary, Englewood (NJ) and Sugar Land (TX). GFI Group Inc. provides services and products to over 2,100 institutional clients, including leading investment and commercial banks, corporations, insurance companies and hedge funds. Its brands include GFI(SM), GFInet®, CreditMatch®, GFI ForexMatch®, EnergyMatch®, FENICS®, Starsupply®, Amerex®, and Trayport®.

Forward-looking statement

Certain matters discussed in this press release contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. When used in this press release, the words "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "may," "might," "intend," "expect" and similar expressions identify such forward-looking statements. Actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those contemplated, expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained herein. These forward-looking statements are based largely on the expectations of GFI Group Inc. (the "Company") and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties. These include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties associated with: economic, political and market factors affecting trading volumes; securities prices or demand for the Company's brokerage services; competition from current and new competitors; the Company's ability to attract and retain key personnel, including highly-qualified brokerage personnel; the Company's ability to identify and develop new products and markets; changes in laws and regulations governing the Company's business and operations or permissible activities; the Company's ability to manage its international operations; financial difficulties experienced by the Company's customers or key participants in the markets in which the Company focuses its brokerage services; the Company's ability to keep up with technological changes; and uncertainties relating to litigation. Further information about factors that could affect the Company's financial and other results is included in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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Contact Information

  • Investor Relations Contact:
    GFI Group Inc.
    Christopher Giancarlo
    Executive Vice President - Corporate Development
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    Chris Ann Casaburri
    Investor Relations Manager
    212-968-4167
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    Media Contact:
    GFI Group Inc.
    Patricia Gutierrez
    Vice President - Public Relations
    212-968-2964
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