NIBA Hosts 25th Anniversary Chicago Conference and Launches New Member-Focused Website

The National Introducing Broker Association (NIBA) held its 25th Anniversary Conference on Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 at the iconic Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Featuring panel and debate-style sessions, this conference addressed topics covering key compliance issues, financial technology disruption, best practices in financial marketing, and economic effects resulting from the recent Brexit. In addition to exclusive financial compliance training opportunities for…...

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NIBA Website Launch

The NIBA is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year.  The last 25 years have seen a number of changes within the industry and the association has been around for it all. Looking forward we are excited to be a part of the next chapters as well.  Part of staying in front of relevant issues and topics is by keeping our…...

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September Chairman’s Letter

From NIBA Chairman, Melinda Schramm September 08, 2016 Anniversary: the celebration or commemoration of an event recurring each year -Websters College Dictionaries, 2015 By now you know that NIBA is celebrating its 25th Anniversary Year during 2016. In February, FCM and Service Provider Members joined the NIBA Board of Directors to review the accomplishments of the Association and toast the…...

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Eagle Way Capital LLC | April 2013 NIBA Focus on the Membership

Profile Questionnaire Firm Name:  Eagle Way Capital LLC Year Founded:  2009 Number of Brokers:  3 Primary Registration Category:  We are an independent IB, futures ad forex. We are also a CTA, currently with a single managed account program that operates either as a forex or currency futures program. NIBA Member Since:  2012 Address (City, State):  152 Chambers Street New York,…...

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2013 USDA Prospective Plantings Report Now Available

The CME Group’s 2013 USDA Prospective Plantings Report Market Outlook presentation is now available on archived video and power point slides: View Presentation  View PPT Slides  Additional Resources from the CME: Short-Dated New Crop Options Fact Card (PDF) Short-Dated Grain Options Gaining Traction Nearly Two-Thirds of Corn Belt Still in Drought Dry Soils Raise Cautionary Flag Over Crop Outlook April,…...

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Improving Predictability of Future Results

The general industry disclaimer is “Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results”. However, what if we could identify and select CTAs with the characteristics necessary to produce “more” predictable future performance? Rather than simply chasing the hot hand, investors and allocators could improve their chances for long term success by focusing on selecting CTAs with a strong probability…...

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Kansas City Trading Group | November 2012 Focus on the Membership

Primary Markets Traded: Having been in the grain business since 1976 and at the KCBT since 1981; our expertise is grain futures and options. We primarily deal with commercial grain producers, processors and end users. How did you get started? How did the firm get started? After graduating from Milliken University I was hired by ADM. There I spent time…...

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Strait LLC | October 2012 – Focus on the Membership

Primary Markets Traded: Global Futures, Options and cleared OTC. Specializing in Metals and Energy servicing commercial and institutional/Prop client base. How did you get started? How did the firm get started? I’ve spent over 30 years in the futures and options business at various industry positions such as Marketing Director of the New York Mercantile Exchange, and the Director of…...

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The PRICE Futures Group | September 2012 Focus on the Membership

Primary Markets Traded The PRICE Futures Group trades and specializes in each of the domestic and global futures and options markets which include grains, softs, energies, metals, equities, currencies, and interest rates, among others. How did you get started? How did the firm get started? President & CEO, Walter Thomas Price, III, has been involved in the securities, cash commodities,…...

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HighGround Trading Group, Inc. | July 2012 Focus on the Membership

How did you get started? How did the firm get started? Mike Burke started in the business as the Controller of an FCM and worked his way up to Senior Management positions at various FCMs including Iowa Grain, RJ O’Brien and MF Global. Rick Gallwas started on the brokerage side of the business and worked into Senior Management at various…...

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