Spotlight on: Glenn Stevens, Gain Capital

Glenn Stevens at Gain Capital

When Glenn Stevens joined Gain Capital in early 2000, it was, in his own words, "just three guys who thought it'd be a cool idea". Eleven years later, that idea has become a major online brokerage offering currencies, commodities and contracts for difference to retail investors. In December 2010, it was listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is now active in more than 140 countries. On July 28, the company announced net revenues of $55.6 million in the second quarter, up 38% on the previou