R.J. O’Brien & Associates LLC 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. 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.
RJO offers the latest in order entry technology coupled with 24-hour execution and clearing on every futures exchange worldwide. Clearing more than 80,000 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 investors. With client assets of approximately $4 billion, RJO is a well-diversified, fully integrated FCM.