Open an Account with Farmers Trading Company
Guaranteed Introducing Brokers of R. J. O'Brien & Assicoates, LLC
To open a futures/options trading account with Farmers Trading Company a general application must be read carefully, completed and signed by EVERY person or group that will have ownership or financial interest or will have trading authority over the trading account.
Once a trading account has been opened, trades can not be placed until funds are deposited with R. J. O'Brien through one of the following ways:
A. A bank wire to Harris Trust & Savings Bank of Chicago, for the account of R. J. O'Brien, Customer Segregated Account 367-171-6. The ABA routing number is 071-000-288. You must also include the legal account name listed on your application and your account number.
B. A Certified check or Cashier's check made payable to R. J. O'Brien will also allow you to begin trading immediately upon receipt of the funds.
C. A personal check, money market checks and savings and loan checks are acceptable but may require clearance before you can trade and will likely not allow immediate access to trading.
D. Cash, third party checks or money orders are NOT an acceptable means of depositing money to open an account or to add to an exiting account.
ALL CHECKS MUST BE MADE PAYABLE TO R. J. O'BRIEN!
To open a trading account online with Farmers Trading Company, click here.
To open an account without using the online feature, Click here, to access the forms online, go to the "Print Forms" section and select the appropriate link. When the form appears, then print it for completion. Send the completed forms to Farmers Trading Company or drop them off at the office.
If you would like us to send you an account form please click here.
Please call us at 800-234-2238 if you have any questions, or stop in and we'd be happy to assist you in completing the forms.
When your account is open and you begin trading, read your statements carefully upon receipt. If you don't understand the statement or wish to report an error, call your broker immediately. If you have any questions or issues regarding your statement that you are unable to resolve with your broker, please contact R. J O'Brien & Associates, LLC client services at 1-877-396-9316 or (312) 373-4955.
Disclaimer: This material has been prepared by a sales or trading employee or agent of Farmers Trading
Company and is, or is in the nature of, a solicitation. This material is not a research report prepared
by Farmers Trading Company’s Research Department. By accepting this communication, you agree
that you are an experienced user of the futures markets, capable of making independent trading
decisions, and agree that you are not, and will not, rely solely on this communication in making
DISTRIBUTION IN SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY BE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY
LAW. PERSONS IN POSSESSION OF THIS COMMUNICATION INDIRECTLY SHOULD
INFORM THEMSELVES ABOUT AND OBSERVE ANY SUCH PROHIBITION OR
RESTRICTIONS. TO THE EXTENT THAT YOU HAVE RECEIVED THIS COMMUNICATION
INDIRECTLY AND SOLICITATIONS ARE PROHIBITED IN YOUR JURISDICTION
WITHOUT REGISTRATION, THE MARKET COMMENTARY IN THIS COMMUNICATION
SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED A SOLICITATION.
The risk of loss in trading futures and/or options is substantial and each investor and/or trader must
consider whether this is a suitable investment. Past performance, whether actual or indicated by
simulated historical tests of strategies, is not indicative of future results. Trading advice is based on
information taken from trades and statistical services and other sources that Farmers Trading
Company believes are reliable. We do not guarantee that such information is accurate or complete
and it should not be relied upon as such. Trading advice reflects our good faith judgment at a
specific time and is subject to change without notice. There is no guarantee that the advice we give
will result in profitable trades.