Advantage Futures Moves Chicago Headquarters to Accommodate Business Growth
Chicago, IL – April 3, 2013 – Advantage Futures, one of the highest volume clearing firms in the futures industry, today announced it will increase its Chicago presence by moving to 231 South LaSalle Street in the city’s financial district. The 10-year lease includes 41,500 square feet of office space. Advantage plans to take occupancy later this month.
“We are very excited with this dramatic expansion in Chicago. It’s made to trade! The beautiful new office provides the technology infrastructure, flexibility and environment to sustain our growing business” said Advantage Futures Chairman Joe Guinan. “This state-of-the-art trading facility will better serve our clients while enhancing the workspace quality for all Advantage Futures employees.”
Advantage will maintain its execution team on the CME Group trading floor. In addition, Advantage retains its Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Center inDowners Grove,IL, as well as ten data centers ensuring redundant connectivity and server colocation facilities.
“Advantage Futures is somewhat unique among futures brokers in that we offer end-to-end solutions for traders including technology, network infrastructure, back-office support, as well as private or shared office space for clients,” said John Schlaefke, Chief Administrative Officer at Advantage Futures. “The new office reflects our significant commitment to our clients.”
About Advantage Futures:
Advantage Futures ranks among the high volume futures brokers in the industry—processing over 3.9 billion contracts since inception in 2003. Advantage continues to expand its diverse client base by striving to deliver the highest level of client service. Our exceptional technology support, experienced risk management and responsive back office operations combine to provide comprehensive, technology-driven clearing and execution services over robust and redundant network infrastructure. For more information visit: www.AdvantageFutures.com