R.J. O’Brien & Associates, LLC is the oldest and largest independent futures brokerage and clearing firm in the United States. An FCM with full clearing membership of the CME Group, Intercontinental Exchange, NYSA Liffe, and the CBOE Futures Exchange, RJO is a well-diversified and fully-integrated firm with client assets totaling approximately $3.8B.
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 individual clients. These include more than 400 IBs and many of the world’s largest financial, industrial and agricultural institutions. In addition, RJO offers the latest in order entry technology coupled with 24-hour execution and clearing on every futures exchange worldwide.
Since its inception in 1914, RJO has grown into a globally recognized FCM with offices in Chicago (HQ), New York, Houston, London, Hong Kong and Winnipeg. It is a privately held business majority owned by the O’Brien family of Chicago. The O’Brien’s 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.
Through bull and bear markets, political instability, economic triumphs and hardships, the longevity of R.J. O’Brien is a testament to the focus we place on our customers. We must continuously adapt and respond to the ever-changing needs of our valued clients. We are a leader in developing new technologies and forging strategies that help our clients succeed. 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 provides our clients with value-added trade information, efficient execution, accurate and prompt reporting, resourceful compliance support, and comprehensive risk management to assure the safety of our clients’ assets, as well as the capital base of the firm.