Press Release Regarding
Commencement of Tender Offer
On August 5, 2020, BGC Partners, Inc. (the “Registrant,” “BGC
Partners,” or “BGC”) issued a press release announcing that it had
commenced a cash tender offer (the “Offer”) to purchase any and all
of BGC’s outstanding $300 million aggregate principal amount
of 5.125% Senior Notes due 2021 (CUSIP Numbers: 05541T AH4 / 05541T
AG6). The Offer is being conducted on the terms and conditions set
forth in an offer to purchase dated August 5, 2020. The Offer will
expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on August 11, 2020, unless
extended or earlier terminated by BGC.
A copy of this press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this
Discussion of Forward-Looking Statements About BGC Partners
Statements in this report and in the attached press release
regarding BGC that are not historical facts are “forward-looking
statements” that involve risks and uncertainties, which could cause
actual results to differ from those contained in the
forward-looking statements. These include statements about the
effects of the COVID-19
pandemic on the Company’s business, results, financial position,
liquidity and outlook, which may constitute forward-looking
statements and are subject to the risk that the actual impact may
differ, possibly materially, from what is currently expected.
Except as required by law, BGC undertakes no obligation to update
any forward-looking statements. 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’s
Securities and Exchange Commission filings, including, but not
limited to, the risk factors and Special Note on Forward-Looking
Information set forth in these filings and any updates to such risk
factors and Special Note on Forward-Looking Information contained
in subsequent reports on Form 10-K, Form 10-Q or Form 8-K.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The exhibit index set forth below is incorporated by reference in
response to this Item 9.01.