Is anyone interested in starting their own proprietary trading firm in Chicago?

Discussion in 'Prop Firms' started by advocate, Apr 1, 2009.

  1. advocate


    Advocate Commercial Real Estate Advisors, announces “Trading Solutions” its exclusive offering of the first “incubator” trading space with state-of-the-art technology infrastructure, exchange connectivity and on-going support in Chicago.

    You can start your own proprietary trading company without the usual start-up expense and distraction of finding your own trading room.

    With “Trading Solutions”, you're free to concentrate on implementing your trading strategies without the financial or management burden that comes with traditional trading start-ups. That's because we take care of everything - your trading room is equipped and ready to go. At the same time we insure complete confidentiality and security.
    All of this comes on terms that suit your trading so your new office is as flexible as it can be so your trading can be too. It's that simple.

    Take a trading office for as long as you need, no long-term lease to sign-just terms that suit you.

    Technical capabilities:
    24/7 technical support
    Trading desks with dedicated 20 amp circuit and 4x network ports per-desk
    300 sq. ft. climate-controlled server room with 600A protected power
    Redundant 45Mbps connection to CME/ICE datacenter in Chicago
    Redundant 45Mbps connection to Currenex/Hotspot/Lava/FXCM/EBS datacenter at Secaucus, NJ
    20Mbps redundant Internet connection
    Additional connectivity to KVH datacenter in Tokyo, Telecity datacenter in downtown London, Eurex co-location site at Frankfurt

    Physical description
    Convenient Loop location
    Free use of complete gym and showers
    kitchen, conference rooms, photocopiers/shredders, tele-conferencing, your own cluster of phone lines,
    optional accounting/human resources support, with:

    • Complete confidentiality;
    • Immediate occupancy;
    • No capital out-lay;
    • No long-term commitment;
    • No hiring of your own support staff.
  2. jboller


    I am interested in learning more.
  3. I was wondering if you might want to do something in ny? Someone inquired about that the other day..