Futures

24-hour full service futures broker


Our clients benefit from incisive, up-to-the-minute information to help them make the most of the opportunities offered by global futures markets

Macquarie is a global full service futures broker with more than 30 years commitment to the futures industry. With a global network of desks and market-leading electronic execution platforms, Macquarie provides continuous 24-hour execution and clearing coverage of all major markets.

The Macquarie difference

Execution, clearing and financing solutions

Electronic market access

Global reach

Service when you need it, 24 hours a day

Execution desks in Sydney, Hong Kong, London, New York and Montreal

Clearing desks in Sydney, London and Chicago

Access liquidity and execute on all major futures exchanges – electronically, via phone or through direct Pit access

Assist clients with a range of activities from system integration to daily management of trade processing

Including share indices, currencies, commodities and interest rate futures

Dedicated teams in energy, freight, grains and soft commodities with deep market knowledge

Customised hedge management solutions and trading strategies

To account information and trade management through a dedicated client portal

Utilising a combination of some of the most robust vendor provided Direct Market Access (DMA) systems

Execution

Through the integration of highly experienced brokers coupled with leading-edge technology, Macquarie delivers excellence in pre-trade, point of trade and post trade execution in listed derivatives across global markets.

Whether executing trades electronically through one of our DMA platforms, by phone, or through our floor execution desks in Chicago, our experienced team operates from brokerage desks in New York, London, Hong Kong, Sydney and Montreal to provide 24-hour support for your business.

Macquarie also supports robust and flexible FIX connectivity solutions for our clients.

Clearing

Leading-edge technology, strong client focus, bespoke solutions

Macquarie provides clearing services to a diverse range of clients including institutions and corporations, asset managers, commodity producers and consumers, CTAs and investment banks globally, and holds more than $US3 billion in futures client funds.

Our clearing operations team provides 24-hour client support with coverage from teams based in Chicago, Singapore, Sydney and London.

Macquarie’s proprietary futures clearing systems cater to client margin and FX management, real-time clearing visibility and post settlement reporting.

Global coverage

Macquarie provides access to all major futures markets globally including:

Americas

  • BM&F Bovespa (BMA)
  • CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE)
  • Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE)
  • Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX)
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME / CBOT)
  • New York Mercantile Exchange (COMEX / NYMEX)
  • Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) USA
  • Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Canada
  • Kansas City Board of Trade (KCBT)
  • Minneapolis Grain Exchange (MGEX)
  • NODAL Power Exchange
    Toronto Stock Exchange (TMX)
  • Montréal Exchange (MX)

Australasia

  • Australian Securities Exchange (ASX / SFE)
  • Hong Kong Exchange (HKEX)
  • Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (KLSE)
  • Korea Exchange (KRX)
  • Osaka Stock Exchange (OSE)
  • Singapore Exchange (SGX)
  • Tokyo Futures Exchange (TFX)
  • Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM)
  • Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSX)

Europe, Middle East and Africa

  • Euronext Brussels (BFX)
  • Euronext Lisbon (BVLP)
  • Euronext Paris (MATIF)
  • European Options Exchange (EOE)
  • Eurex (ERX)
  • Iceland Stock Exchange (NASDAQ OMX)
  • Italian Derivatives Exchange Market (IDEM)
  • Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Europe
  • International Maritime Exchange (IMAREX)
  • Johannesburg Stock Exchange (SAFEX)
  • London Clearing House (LCH. Clearnet)
  • London Financial Futures Exchange (LIFFE)
  • London Metal Exchange (LME)
  • London Stock Exchange (LSE)
  • Mercado Espanol de Futuros Financieros (MEFF)
  • Norwegian Freight Exchange (NOS)

Supported platforms

Macquarie supports a range of market leading DMA platforms including TT, CQG, PATS and BBTB. We also support robust and flexible FIX connectivity through a range of order channels.