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BGC Partners Reports Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2012 Financial Results

Thursday, February 14, 2013

BGC Partners Reports Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2012 Financial Results08:01 EST Thursday, February 14, 2013Declares Quarterly Dividend Conference Call to Discuss Results Scheduled for TodayNEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners," "BGC," or "the Company"), a leading global brokerage company primarily servicing the wholesale financial and real estate markets, today reported its financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2012.  (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110720/MM38935LOGO )A complete and full-text financial results press release, including information about BGC's financial results conference call, is accessible at the "Investor Relations" section of http://www.bgcpartners.com.  It is also available directly at any of the following web pages:http://www.bgcpartners.com/ir (an HTML version with Excel financial tables or PDF)http://www.bgcpartners.com/ir-news (an HTML version with Excel financial tables or PDF)http://www.bgcpartners.com/news-centre/press-releases (PDF only)(Note: If clicking on the above links does not open up a new web page, you may need to cut and paste the above urls into your browser's address bar.)About BGC Partners, Inc.BGC Partners is a leading global brokerage company primarily servicing the wholesale financial and real estate markets.  Products include fixed income securities, interest rate swaps, foreign exchange, equities, equity derivatives, credit derivatives, commercial real estate, commodities, futures, and structured products. BGC also provides a wide range of services, including trade execution, broker-dealer services, clearing, processing, information, and other back-office services to a broad range of financial and non-financial institutions.  Through its eSpeed, BGC Trader, and BGC Market Data brands, BGC offers financial technology solutions, market data, and analytics related to select financial instruments and markets.  Through the Newmark Grubb Knight Frank brand, the Company offers a wide range of services including leasing and corporate advisory, investment sales and financial services, consulting, project and development management, and property and facilities management. BGC's customers include many of the world's largest banks, broker-dealers, investment banks, trading firms, hedge funds, governments, corporations, property owners, real estate developers, and investment firms. For more information, please visit www.bgcpartners.com.  eSpeed, BGC, BGC Trader, Grubb & Ellis, Grubb and Newmark are trademarks and service marks of BGC Partners, Inc. and its affiliates.  Knight Frank is a service mark of Knight Frank Limited Corp., used with permission.Discussion of Forward-Looking Statements by BGC Partners Statements in this press release regarding BGC Partners' business that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of additional risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see BGC Partners' Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, including, but not limited to, the risk factors set forth in our public filings, including our most recent Form 10-K and any updates to such risk factors contained in subsequent Form 10-Q or Form 8-K filings.SOURCE BGC Partners, Inc.For further information: Media - Hannah Sloane, +1-212-294-7938, or Sarah Laufer, +1-212-915-1008, or Investors - Jason McGruder, +1-212-829-4988, or Ben Goldman, +1-212-610-3680