CHICAGO, Feb. 17, 2015 – Rosenthal Collins Group LLC (RCG®), a leading independent futures clearing firm, today announced that CTA Intelligence magazine this month named RCG “Best Boutique” Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) in its U.S. CTA Intelligence Services Awards 2015. The awards recognize and honor firms that have provided “outstanding support and services to the North American managed futures industry” and “demonstrated exceptional customer service” over the past 12 months.

CTA Intelligence is a subscription-only monthly publication published by Pageant Media, focused on the key issues and commercial opportunities for professionals working in the commodity trading advisor (CTA) and managed futures space.

RCG Chairman and CEO Scott Gordon said: “We’re honored that CTA Intelligence selected the firm for this award. We always strive to offer the highest level of dedicated service, flexibility and comprehensive support to the futures community, from CTAs, to Introducing Brokers, to professional traders, as well as commercial and retail clients.”

click hereAn independent panel of expert industry judges selected the winners. In the Best Boutique FCM category, CTA Intelligence judges reported that Rosenthal Collins Group had “consistently outperformed in a crowded and competitive space. Defined by a commitment to client service and excellent technology, RCG was deemed capable of taking business from larger bank- owned competitors and winning more market share in a resurgent CTA industry.” The judges characterized RCG as “an outstanding player in the FCM space.”

About RCG

With more than 90 years of experience in the futures industry, Rosenthal Collins Group is one of the world’s leading regulated Futures Commission Merchants (FCMs) offering trading execution, clearing, brokerage, managed futures services and a full range of electronic trading services to institutional, commercial, professional and retail customers around the globe. The firm has developed its own electronic trading platform, RCG Onyx Plus®, tailored to the needs of its clients. RCG holds clearing memberships on all principal U.S. futures exchanges and has access to world futures markets through a network of correspondent relationships. With over 35,000 active accounts and more than 170 correspondent brokerage relationships, RCG cleared and executed more than 115 million contracts in 2014. Further information about Rosenthal Collins Group can be found at