About ClearTrade, Inc.


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ClearTrade is a full service brokerage firm specializing in futures and options for speculative traders inclusive of hedging, risk management strategies and alternative investment solutions in managed futures for those seeking portfolio diversification. ClearTrade's main office is located at 5415 N. Sheridan Rd. in Chicago IL.

ClearTrade provides self-directed online traders or broker assisted traders with access to all Global Futures Markets (see exchanges below).

ClearTrade's Trading Platform:

Cleartrade Trading Demo is our free web-enabled application that is a firewall-friendly order entry module connecting traders to the global futures marketplace. All you need is Internet access and a browser; no special client configurations or software installation is needed. Utilizing a series of dynamic Web pages, Cleartrade Trading enables traders to place, change, and monitor order flow anytime, anywhere. Combine Cleartrade Trading with an existing quotes and charts package for a complete order-routing and execution experience.


ClearTrade's 'Joss Report' Trade Recommendations:

Cleartrade clients also receive 'The Joss Report,' our exclusive weekly trade advisory. By providing you with this timely, invaluable proprietary research, you’ll be armed with the information and trading strategy you need to stay one step ahead of the market.

No matter what your trading style or background, whether you’re a professional trader or a beginner, The Joss Report Weekly Trade Advisor Newsletter provides traders with a ‘game plan’ to enhance their trading skills, recognize key trading opportunities while teaching valuable ‘risk management’ tools.

Our experienced brokers provide the quality support and service you expect and deserve - and our discount commissions and free trading platform are tailored to meet your trading needs. We look forward to working with you.

Our mission is to provide commodity futures traders with state of the art order entry capabilities, extremely competitive commission rates and the professional service that today's futures traders demand. We strive to maintain our solid reputation by providing our clients with competitive rates and quality service second to none.

Cleartrade is a Guaranteed Introducing Broker (GIB) of R.J. O'Brien (RJO). All ClearTrade client funds are both guaranteed and held by R.J. O'Brien.


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 About ClearTrade's Clearing Firm (FMC)


About R.J. O'BRIEN (RJO)

R.J. O'Brien & Associates is the oldest and largest independent futures brokerage and clearing firm in the United States. A futures commission merchant (FCM), RJO is a full clearing member of: the CME Group (founding member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange) and all its markets; Intercontinental Exchange (ICE); NYSE Liffe U.S.; and the CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE).

RJO offers the latest in order entry technology coupled with 24-hour execution and clearing on every futures exchange worldwide. Clearing more than 100,000 client accounts, the firm provides a full range of services to the industry's largest global network of introducing brokers (IBs) and to commercial, institutional, international and individuals clients. These include more than 400 IBs and many of the world's largest financial, industrial and agricultural institutions. We do not engage in proprietary trading; all of our business focuses on our valued clients.

Our Place in the Industry

Founded in 1914, RJO is one of the last 'boutique' futures firms in the industry. It is a privately held business majority owned by the O'Brien family of Chicago. The O'Briens have been instrumental in the development of the futures industry and remain committed to the continued growth of the company and our leadership within the industry.

With client assets of approximately $3.6 billion, RJO is a well-diversified, fully integrated FCM. The firm regularly captures top-tier market share in both agricultural and financial futures products at both the CME and CBOT.



U.S. Exchanges

  • CFE/CBOE - Chicago Futures Exchange
  • CBOT - Chicago Board of Trade
  • CME - Chicago Mercantile Exchange
  • ICE-US - Intercontinental Exchange fmr NYBOT
  • KCBT - Kansas City Board of Trade
  • MGEX - Minneapolis Grain Exchange
  • NYMEX/COMEX - New York Mercantile Exchange
  • NYSE-Liffe US
  • ONEC - OneChicago

Foreign Exchanges

  • DGCX - Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange
  • DME - Dubai Mercantile Exchange
  • EUREX - Eurex
  • EURONEXT - Amsterdam, N.V.
  • EURONEXT - Paris
  • HKFE - Hong Kong Futures Exchange
  • ICE- Canada - fmr WCE - Winnipeg Commodities Exchange
  • ICE - Europe
  • IDEM - Italian Stock Exchange
  • LIFFE - London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange
  • LME - London Metals Exchange
  • MEFF RV (Meff Renta Variable) - Spain
  • ME - Montreal Stock Exchange
  • NZFOE - New Zealand Futures and Options Exchange
  • OSE - Osaka Securities Exchange
  • OMX - OMX Stock Exchanges
  • SGX-DT - Singapore Exchange Derivatives Trading, Limited (formerly SIMEX)
  • SFE - Sydney Futures Exchange
  • TOCOM - Tokyo Commodities Exchange
  • TFX - Tokyo Stock Exchange
  • TSE - Tokyo Stock Exchange


ClearTrade Commodities is a commodity broker, discount online futures broker, discount online commodity broker for futures trading and commodity trading. We also specialize in Broker Assisted trading at discounted commission rates. Contact us via our convenient contact form or Call us today 1.773.561.9777.

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