Joseph S.  Steinberg net worth and biography

Joseph Steinberg Biography and Net Worth

Mr. Joseph S. Steinberg is a Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at NZCH Corp., an Independent Director at Crimson Wine Group Ltd., a Co-Chairman at Jefferies Group LLC, a Chairman at Jefferies Financial Group, Inc., a Chairman at Olympus Re Insurance Co. Ltd., a Chairman at Vitesse Oil LLC and an Independent Director at Pershing Square Tontine Holdings Ltd. He is on the Board of Directors at Crimson Wine Group Ltd., Jefferies High Yield Holdings LLC, New York City Center, Inc., New York University Tandon School of Engineering, SB/RH Holdings LLC and Pershing Square Tontine Holdings Ltd. Mr. Steinberg was previously employed as a Non-Executive Chairman by Fidelity & Guaranty Life, Inc., a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by HRG Group, Inc., an Independent Director by Mueller Industries, Inc., a Non-Executive Director by Fortescue Metals Group Ltd., a President & Director by FINOVA Group, Inc., a Chairman by HomeFed Corp., a President by Leucadia National Corp. (Asset Management), and a President by Finova Capital Corp. He also served on the board at Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. /Old/, Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc., Leucadia Asset Management LLC, White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd., Jordan Industries, Inc. and Premier Entertainment Biloxi LLC. He received his undergraduate degree from New York University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

What is Joseph S. Steinberg's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Joseph S. Steinberg is at least $580.80 million as of August 4th, 2023. Mr. Steinberg owns 15,744,184 shares of Jefferies Financial Group stock worth more than $580,802,948 as of December 10th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Steinberg may own. Additionally, Mr. Steinberg receives an annual salary of $1,310,000.00 as Chairman at Jefferies Financial Group. Learn More about Joseph S. Steinberg's net worth.

How old is Joseph S. Steinberg?

Mr. Steinberg is currently 78 years old. There are 4 older executives and no younger executives at Jefferies Financial Group. Learn More on Joseph S. Steinberg's age.

What is Joseph S. Steinberg's salary?

As the Chairman of Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Mr. Steinberg earns $1,310,000.00 per year. There are 4 executives that earn more than Mr. Steinberg. The highest earning executive at Jefferies Financial Group is Mr. Richard Brian Handler, CEO & Director, who commands a salary of $11,460,000.00 per year. Learn More on Joseph S. Steinberg's salary.

How do I contact Joseph S. Steinberg?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Steinberg and other Jefferies Financial Group executives is 520 MADISON AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10022. Jefferies Financial Group can also be reached via phone at (212) 460-1900. Learn More on Joseph S. Steinberg's contact information.

Has Joseph S. Steinberg been buying or selling shares of Jefferies Financial Group?

Joseph S. Steinberg has not been actively trading shares of Jefferies Financial Group in the last ninety days. Most recently, Joseph S. Steinberg sold 134,217 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.79, for a transaction totalling $4,803,626.43. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now directly owns 15,744,184 shares of the company's stock, valued at $563,484,345.36. Learn More on Joseph S. Steinberg's trading history.

Who are Jefferies Financial Group's active insiders?

Jefferies Financial Group's insider roster includes Brian Friedman (President), Thomas Jones (Director), Rocco Nittoli (VP), Michael O'Kane (Director), Stuart Reese (Director), Joseph Steinberg (Chairman), and Melissa Weiler (Director). Learn More on Jefferies Financial Group's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Jefferies Financial Group?

During the last twelve months, insiders at the financial services provider sold shares 3 times. They sold a total of 578,320 shares worth more than $20,948,017.20. The most recent insider tranaction occured on August, 4th when Chairman Joseph S Steinberg sold 134,217 shares worth more than $4,803,626.43. Insiders at Jefferies Financial Group own 20.1% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Jefferies Financial Group.

Information on this page was last updated on 8/4/2023.

Joseph S. Steinberg Insider Trading History at Jefferies Financial Group

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/4/2023Sell134,217$35.79$4,803,626.4315,744,184View SEC Filing Icon  
8/2/2023Sell225,311$35.87$8,081,905.5716,225,385View SEC Filing Icon  
7/31/2023Sell218,792$36.85$8,062,485.2016,673,452View SEC Filing Icon  
8/9/2021Sell97,033$35.05$3,401,006.65View SEC Filing Icon  
8/6/2021Sell2,967$35.05$103,993.35View SEC Filing Icon  
11/29/2019Sell522,810$21.03$10,994,694.302,632,979View SEC Filing Icon  
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Joseph S. Steinberg Buying and Selling Activity at Jefferies Financial Group

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Jefferies Financial Group Company Overview

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Jefferies Financial Group Inc. engages in the investment banking and capital markets, and asset management businesses in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The company operates in two segments, Investment Banking and Capital Markets, and Asset Management. It provides investment banking, advisory services with respect to mergers or acquisitions, restructurings or recapitalizations and private capital advisory transactions; equity and debt underwriting; and corporate lending. In addition, the company offers financing, securities lending, and other prime brokerage services; equities research and finance; and wealth management services. Further, it provides clients with sales and trading of investment grade corporate bonds, U.S. and European government and agency securities, municipal bonds, mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities, leveraged loans, consumer loans, high yield and distressed securities, emerging markets debt, interest rate, and credit derivative products, as well as foreign exchange trade execution and securitization; and manages, invests in, and provides services to a diverse group of alternative asset management platforms across a spectrum of investment strategies and asset classes. The company was formerly known as Leucadia National Corporation and changed its name to Jefferies Financial Group Inc. in May 2018. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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