R.J. O'Brien
Futures Commission Merchant
Established in 1914

Our Company

R.J. O’Brien, founded in 1914, is the largest privately owned Futures Commission Merchants in the United States.

• We have been serving the futures industry for 95 years.
• We have strong and stable available capital base approximately $130 million.
• We clear over 80,000 individual customer accounts.
• We service a nationwide network of over 300 introducing brokers.
• Our customer assets are approximately $2 billion
• We offer clearing and futures execution services on most futures exchange worldwide.
• Our customer base includes some of the largest institutions in the world.
• R.J. O’Brien regularly captures top tier market share in both agriculture and financial futures products at both Chicago exchanges.
• The firm does not clear “local” traders nor does it use any of its capital for proprietary trading. The firm’s capital is strictly for the protection of its customers and is not leveraged in any fashion.
• The combination of quality clients and a very active risk management team insures the safety of our customers’ assets as well as the capital base of the firm

Broker Services:

• User-friendly trading technology platforms (free to IB and its clients)
• 24-hour trade execution on virtually all exchanges globally
• Superior client service and technology support
• Account information available on-line
• Electronic transmission of customer statements
• Extensive research and technical commentary
• Bi-monthly teleconferences with research analysts
• Group health benefits
• No maintenance fees
• Commission payout by the 8th business day of the month
• OTC/Structured Products; focus in energy
• Systems and Managed programs
• FX Solutions
• White labeled electronic platforms
• Broker’s training programs
• Annual Outlook Conference

Our Dedication

R.J. O’Brien is in a unique position as we travel through our ninth decade. Although much of the futures industry struggles to define itself in light of the fast pace of world events and industry expansion, we know that tomorrow’s vision is grounded in the hard-earned experience of yesterday and today. Perhaps this is why R.J. O’Brien has consistently been recognized as an industry leader. Through bull and bear markets, political instability, and economic triumphs and hardships, the longevity of R.J. O’Brien is a testament to our focus on our customers. We must continuously adapt and respond to their ever-changing needs and desires. This is why countless users of the futures markets rely on R.J. O’Brien as a partner in building their business.

R.J. O’Brien is committed to people, ideas, vision, and leadership. We continue our journey with great enthusiasm and promise to the bright future that lies ahead.

 

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