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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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With more than 90 years of experience in the futures industry, Rosenthal Collins Group is one of the world's leading regulated Futures Commission Merchants (FCMs) offering trading execution, clearing, brokerage, managed futures services and a full range of electronic trading services to institutional, commercial, professional and retail customers around the globe.
The competitive landscape for futures commission merchants (FCMs) is changing to a new model in which investment and interest rate income are no longer the keys to profitability, this at a time when FCMs are facing rising operating costs in a significantly weaker revenue environment.
CFTC Commissioner Jill Sommers, a Republican appointee, recently wrote to Roberts to say that Gensler "has directed commission staff to develop recommendations for enhancing commission and designated self-regulatory organization [DSRO] programs related to the protection of customer funds, which could include changes to commission rules governing futures commission merchants, enhanced commission oversight of DSROs, and possible statutory changes, among other things.
com) is one of the oldest, family-operated Futures Commission Merchants in the world.
About Vision Financial Markets LLC Vision is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission as a broker/dealer, operating on a self-clearing basis, and registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission as a futures commission merchant, operating as an exchange clearing member, and as a commodity pool operator.
5) Providing securities brokerage, riskless principal, private placement, futures commission merchant, and other agency transactional services, in accordance with section 225.
CHICAGO -- Penson Futures, a division of Penson Financial Services, Inc, a registered Futures Commission Merchant providing execution and clearing services on the world's major exchanges and a member of the Penson Worldwide, Inc.
Broker-Dealer and Futures Commission Merchant, as AA-/A-1+.
He returned to Chicago in 1990 to open the US branch which he proceeded to build into an independent futures commission merchant and broker dealer.
IKON is a futures commission merchant registered with the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
com are registered with the National Futures Association (NFA) in the United States as a Futures Commission Merchant, Forex Dealer Member.
Citi has more than 60 years of experience clearing futures as a futures commission merchant (FCM) and we are committed to providing derivatives clearing services with this same level of excellence across any platform a client chooses.

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