Jefferies & Company, Inc. Company Profile


A firm on the rise

New York-based Jefferies Group, Inc. (widely known as Jefferies) is an independent securities and investment banking firm that was founded 50 years ago. Today, it employs more than 3,800 people in over 30 cities worldwide. It operates through five main units: investment banking, sales and trading, research, asset management, and wealth management. Jefferies' investment banking services include M&A advisory, capital raising, debt, equity and equity-linked financing, recapitalization and restructuring solutions, fairness opinions, and corporate advisory services. Jefferies' sales and trading business offers trade execution and liquidity, and trades equity, convertible, high-yield, investment-grade fixed income, and commodity-linked financial products; the unit also provides wealth management, correspondent services, prime brokerage, securities finance, and floor brokerage services (at the NYSE). Jefferies' research and strategy group in equities and fixed income regularly picks up industry awards for its coverage. The firm's strategists and economists regularly provide economic commentary to clients and the media, and its analysts cover a wide range of industries. The firm's area of focus globally includes aerospace and defense, banks, business services, chemicals, clean technology, consumer, energy, gaming, general industrials, healthcare, maritime, media, mining and metals, real estate, retailing, specialty finance, technology, and telecommunications.

Jefferies & Company, Inc.

520 Madison Ave.
12th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Phone: (212) 284-2300


  • Employer Type: Public
  • Stock Symbol: JEF
  • Stock Exchange: NYSE
  • Chairman & CEO: Richard B. Handler
  • 2014 Employees: 3,800

Major Office Locations

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Stamford, CT
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Chicago, IL
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Boston, MA
  • New York, NY
  • Dallas, TX
  • Houston, TX
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Tokyo, Japan
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