Virtu Financial company info

What does Virtu Financial do?
Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT) is a global financial services firm that specializes in market making and high-frequency trading. It offers liquidity to the financial markets, ensuring smoother price movements and more efficient trading for a wide range of financial instruments including stocks, bonds, and currencies. The company is known for its sophisticated technology platforms that analyze market data, manage risk, and execute trades at high speeds. Virtu Financial operates on a global scale, with a presence in several major financial hubs around the world. The firm's projects and objectives are centered around leveraging its technological advantage to expand its market-making capabilities, enhance its trading strategies, and grow its client base, aiming to consistently generate value for its stakeholders.
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Company Snapshot

Is Virtu Financial a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Virtu Financial employ?

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Employees
904

What sector is Virtu Financial in?

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Sector
Financials

Where is the head office for Virtu Financial?

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Head Office
New York, United States

What year was Virtu Financial founded?

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Year Founded
2008
What does Virtu Financial specialise in?
/Electronic Trading /Market Making /Execution Services /Financial Analytics /Trading Technologies /Liquidity Provision

What are the products and/or services of Virtu Financial?

Overview of Virtu Financial offerings
High frequency trading operations utilizing sophisticated algorithms to execute trades at extremely fast speeds.
Market making services providing liquidity to the securities markets for a wide range of financial instruments.
Execution services offering clients electronic and voice trading capabilities across multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income, and derivatives.
Workflow technology solutions designed to improve trading efficiency and reduce costs for clients through advanced analytics and automation tools.
Analytics services providing insights into market trends, trading performance, and risk management to help clients make informed decisions.
Client trading algorithms offering customizable strategies that allow clients to navigate the markets and manage their trades with greater precision.

Who is in the executive team of Virtu Financial?

Virtu Financial leadership team
  • Mr. Douglas A. Cifu J.D.
    Mr. Douglas A. Cifu J.D.
    Co-founder, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Joseph A. Molluso
    Mr. Joseph A. Molluso
    Co-President & Co-COO
  • Mr. Brett Michael Fairclough
    Mr. Brett Michael Fairclough
    Co-President & Co-COO
  • Mr. Vincent J. Viola
    Mr. Vincent J. Viola
    Founder & Chairman Emeritus
  • Mr. Sean Patrick Galvin
    Mr. Sean Patrick Galvin
    Executive VP & CFO
  • Mr. Stephen John Cavoli Sr.
    Mr. Stephen John Cavoli Sr.
    Executive VP of Markets & Global Head of Execution Services
  • Mr. Aaron  Simons
    Mr. Aaron Simons
    Executive VP & CTO
  • Mr. Justin  Waldie
    Mr. Justin Waldie
    Senior VP, General Counsel & Secretary