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BTR holds customer accounts at these Futures Commission Merchants (FCMs).  You may want to consult with a BTR account representative before choosing an FCM, as your trading may be best suited for a particular FCM.



Rosenthal Collins Group (“RCG”)
BTR places system and managed accounts with RCG.

Most of BTR’s managed and trading system customer accounts are held by Rosenthal Collins Group. RCG traces its roots back to 1923, as brokerage firm Greene and Collins.  Merging with Rosenthal and Co in 1988, RCG is now one of the largest non-bank FCMs.  It boasts over 35,000 customer accounts and $1.4 billion in customer funds.


Open E Cry (“OEC”)
BTR places self-directed and some system accounts with OEC.

Most of BTR’s self-directed customer accounts are held by Open E Cry. A division of publicly traded Gain Capital Holdings, Inc., OEC leverages its innovative trading technology to provide automated trade execution services across multiple asset classes.


RJ O’Brien & Associates (“RJO”)
BTR places structured product and managed accounts with RJO.

RJ O’Brien is the oldest and largest independent futures brokerage and clearing firm in the United States.  Clearing more than 100,000 customer accounts, RJO provides a full range of clearing and execution services to a broad spectrum of institutional clients.