Discussion in 'Prop Firms' started by illiquid, Oct 6, 2011.

  1. Ironic how my clearing firm, who is ultimately in charge of my account and trading parameters, is also a major market maker aka my direct competition. Priceless . . .
  2. JamesL


    Is there a clearing firm that DOES NOT act as a market maker?
  3. looks like too big to fail has worked out for everyone :)
  4. wedbush morgan is a major player in the equity markets. they are top 10 for total vol cleared
  5. These days clearing firms with do whatever they can to squeeze an extra few tenths from their guys
  6. Competition isnt the market makers. Its yourself.
  7. Occam


    Any self-clearing prime brokerage that's "agency only" -- I think this would include ITG and Instinet. But these may require high opening balances and/or that you be an "institution".