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BGC Partners Inc (NAS:BGCP)
Marketable Securities
$224 Mil (As of Mar. 2016)

Marketable Securities are very liquid securities that can be converted into cash quickly at a reasonable price. BGC Partners Inc's marketable securities for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was $224 Mil.

BGC Partners Inc's quarterly marketable securities increased from Sep. 2015 ($144 Mil) to Dec. 2015 ($683 Mil) but then declined from Dec. 2015 ($683 Mil) to Mar. 2016 ($224 Mil).

BGC Partners Inc's annual marketable securities increased from Dec. 2013 ($78 Mil) to Dec. 2014 ($240 Mil) and increased from Dec. 2014 ($240 Mil) to Dec. 2015 ($683 Mil).


Definition

Marketable Securities are very liquid securities that can be converted into cash quickly at a reasonable price.


Explanation

Marketable securities are very liquid as they tend to have maturities of less than one year. Furthermore, the rate at which these securities can be bought or sold has little effect on their prices.

Please note, GuruFocus' marketable securities also includes "Other Short Term Investment".


Related Terms

Cash, Cash Equivalents, Marketable Securities, Cash and Cash Equivalents


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

BGC Partners Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
MarketableSecurities 166342416163278240683

BGC Partners Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
MarketableSecurities 7881862202408981144683224
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