TradeStation Securities Now Offers CME Group Micro WTI Crude Oil Futures
PLANTATION, Florida, July 12, 2021 / PRNewswire / – TradeStation Securities, Inc. (“TradeStation”), a Monex group of companies and an award-winning * broker-dealer and futures trader, now offers its futures clients the ability to trade contracts at Micro WTI crude oil futures via CME Grouper.
CME Group announced that Micro WTI Crude Oil Futures will provide traders of all sizes with a smaller, more accurate instrument to manage exposure to the price of crude oil, and only 1/10 the size of the WTI benchmark futures contract, Micro WTI crude oil futures offer the same robust transparency and price discovery of larger WTI futures with lower margin requirements.
“TradeStation is proud to continue its close relationship with CME Group through the launch of Micro WTI crude oil futures,” said John Bartleman, president of TradeStation Group, Inc., the parent company of TradeStation. “As a platform for retail and institutional investors, we are delighted to offer our clients access to US crude at a lower entry barrier. As supporters of this new contract, we continue to prioritize our customers’ access to the latest products and technologies eventually. ”
TradeStation customers can now trade Micro WTI crude oil futures through the TradeStation desktop platform, e-commerce, mobile app, as well as the TradeStation FuturesPlus platform. Regardless of how clients choose to trade, they will have access to TradeStation’s analytical tools, educational offerings, and customer service.
“We are delighted that TradeStation is facilitating the trading of our new Micro WTI Crude Oil Futures,” said Peter Keavey, Global Head of Energy at CME Group. “With these smaller contracts, a wider range of sophisticated traders will now be able to access the transparency and liquidity of our benchmark WTI futures. We look forward to working with TradeStation and other brokerage platforms to educate the investment community and offer more flexibility in accessing our markets.
To open an account or to speak with an account manager, visit TradeStation.com or call 1.800.808.9336.
CME GROUP and MICRO WTI are trademarks of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc.
About TradeStation Group, Inc.
For over 30 years, the companies in the TradeStation Group have been pioneers in the online trading industry, committed to providing the best trading technology, brokerage services, trading education and support to individual and institutional traders. TradeStation’s award-winning trading and analysis platforms provide access to trading in stocks, options and futures on major US stock and option exchanges and market centers, as well as major futures exchanges . TradeStation clients have access to powerful tools to design, test, optimize, monitor and automate personalized trading strategies. Its mobile and web-based trading apps allow clients to take advantage of the power of the TradeStation trading experience on the go. TradeStation also offers a wide range of educational offerings to help new and advanced clients develop online trading and investing skills to help them achieve their trading and investing goals.
TradeStation Securities, Inc. (Member NYSE, FINRA, SIPC, NSCC, DTC, OCC & CME) is a licensed securities brokerage and Registered Futures Commission (FCM) trader and a member of major stock exchanges, options and futures. in United States. TradeStation Group’s technology subsidiary, TradeStation Technologies, Inc., develops and delivers strategic trading software tools and subscription services, and hosts the TradingApp® store.
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