commission merchant


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COMMISSION MERCHANT. One employed to sell goods for another on commission; a factor. He is sometimes called. a consignee, (q.v.) and the goods he receives are a consignment. 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 1013.

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NEW YORK & LONDON -- A structural shift in the futures commission merchant business model is underway, says TABB Group in new research, "US FCM Business 2012: The Listed Part of the Equation.
It is also involved in futures commission merchant activities; and offers broker services and insurance.
7 December 2012 - A structural shift in the futures commission merchant business model is underway, according to New York-based financial markets research firm TABB Group in new research.
MF Global, a futures commission merchant, filed for bankruptcy Oct.
Country: , Hong Kong, USA, UKSector: Banking/Financial ServicesTarget: Prudential Bache Securities LLC, Prudential Bache Commodities LLC, Bache Commodities Limited, Bache Commodities (Hong Kong) Ltd, Futures Commission Merchant (FCM)Buyer: Jefferies Group IncVendor: Prudential Financial IncDeal size in USD: 419.
Trading of the ISE-30 contract by US investors can be done through a local broker or a registered futures commission merchant that has membership or clearing links with TurkDEX.
Orc a leading provider of technology and services for the global financial industry, announced today that a trading firm at Crossland LLC, a Chicago-based futures commission merchant (FCM), will use Orc Market Maker for options market making on CME agricultural products.
The company is also involved in futures commission merchant activities; and offers broker services and insurance.
Country: USA, UK, Hong Kong, Sector: Banking/Financial ServicesTarget: Futures Commission Merchant (FCM), Bache Commodities (Hong Kong) Ltd, Bache Commodities Limited, Prudential Bache Commodities LLC, Prudential Bache Securities LLCBuyer: Jefferies Group IncVendor: Prudential Financial IncDeal size in USD: 419.
A US registered futures commission merchant and a member of the National Futures Association, the new company will become a clearing member on major exchanges and central clearinghouses on a global basis to support the trading activities of its clients.
5) Providing securities brokerage, riskless principal, private placement, futures commission merchant, and other agency transactional services, in accordance with section 225.
CHICAGO -- Dorman Trading, a full-service Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) clearing millions of trades every month, is among a select group of FCMs now providing futures and options trading server hosting at the new CME Group Data Center in Aurora, IL.

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