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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

Sector: Security Brokers Dealers And Flotation Companies Region: NY, United States


: | New York Stock Exchange: GS | OTC Markets: GMSG24 | Mexican Stock Exchange: GS | New York Stock Exchange: GS.PRC | New York Stock Exchange: HJJ | NYSE Arca: GSC | New York Stock Exchange: GSF | OTC Markets: GMSG68 | OTC Markets: GMSG64 | New York Stock Exchange: GS.PRA | New York Stock Exchange: GSJ | OTC Markets: GMSG62 | OTC Markets: GMSG58 | OTC Markets: GMSG14 | XETRA: GOS | OTC Markets: GMSG17 | New York Stock Exchange: GS.PRD | New York Stock Exchange: GS.PRB | New York Stock Exchange: GS.PRK | OTC Markets: GMSG61 | OTC Markets: GMSG22 | OTC Markets: GMSG67 | New York Stock Exchange: GS.PRJ | New York Stock Exchange: GS.PRI | OTC Markets: GMSG32 | OTC Markets: GMSG19


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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. The company operates its business through four segments: Investment Banking, Institutional Client Services, Investing & Lending and Investment Management. The Investment Banking segment provides a broad range of investment banking services to a diverse group of corporations, financial institutions, investment funds and governments. Its services include strategic advisory assignments with respect to mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate defense activities, risk management, restructurings and spin-offs, and debt and equity underwriting of public offerings and private placements, including domestic and cross-border transactions, as well as derivative transactions directly related to these activities. The Institutional Client Services segment facilitates client transactions and makes markets in fixed income, equity, currency and commodity products, primarily with institutional clients such as corporations, financial institutions, investment funds and governments. In this segment the company also makes markets in and clears client transactions on major stock, options and futures exchanges worldwide and provides financing, securities lending and other prime brokerage services to institutional clients. The Investing & Lending segment activities, which are typically longer-term, including the firm's investing and relationship lending activities across various asset classes, primarily debt securities and loans, public and private equity securities, and real estate. These activities include investing directly in publicly and privately traded securities and in loans, and also through certain investment funds. In this segment the company manages a diversified global portfolio of investments in equity securities and debt and other investments in privately negotiated transactions, leveraged buyouts, acquisitions and investments in funds managed by external parties. This segment also provides financing to clients. The Investment Management segment provides investment management services and offer investment products (primarily through separately managed accounts and commingled vehicles, such as mutual funds and private investment funds) across all major asset classes to a diverse set of institutional and individual clients. This segment also offer wealth advisory services, including portfolio management and financial counseling, and brokerage and other transaction services to high-net-worth individuals and families. The Goldman Sachs Group was founded by Marcus Goldman in 1869 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Executives

Lloyd C. Blankfein, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Lloyd Blankfein has been our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since June 2006, and a director since April 2003. Previously, he had been our President and Chief Operating Officer since January 2004. Prior to that, from April 2002 until January 2004, he was a Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs, with management responsibility for Goldman Sachs’ Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Division (FICC) and Equities Division (Equities). Prior to becoming a Vice Chairman, he had served as co-head of FICC since its formation in 1997. From 1994 to 1997, he headed or co-headed the Currency and Commodities Division. Lloyd Blankfein is not currently on the board of any public company other than Goldman Sachs. He is affiliated with certain non-profit organizations, including as a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board at Harvard Law School, the Dean’s Council at Harvard University and the Advisory Board of the Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management, an overseer of the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Partnership for New York City.
Gary D. Cohn, President and Chief Operating Officer
Gary Cohn has been our President and Chief Operating Officer (or Co-Chief Operating Officer) and a director since June 2006. From December 2003 to June 2006 he was the co-head of our global Securities businesses, having been the co-head of Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Division (FICC) since September 2002. Prior to that, Gary Cohn served as co-chief operating officer of FICC after having been responsible for Commodities and a number of other FICC businesses from 1999 to 2002. He was the head of Commodities from 1996 to 1999. Gary Cohn is not currently on the board of any public company other than Goldman Sachs. He is affiliated with certain non-profit organizations, including the NYU Hospital, NYU School of Medicine, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, the Harlem Children’s Zone and American University.
Harvey M. Schwartz, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Harvey Schwartz has been an Executive Vice President of Goldman Sachs and our Chief Financial Officer since January 2013. From February 2008 to January 2013, Mr. Schwartz was global co-head of the Securities Division. From 2007 to February 2008 he was global head of Securities Division Sales, from November 2005 to 2007 he was head of North America Sales and from June 2004 to November 2005 he was co-head of the Americas Financing Group within Investment Banking. Mr. Schwartz serves on the Management Committee, Firmwide Risk Committee, Steering Committee on Regulatory Reform, Finance Committee, Firmwide Capital Committee and Principal Investment Committee.

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