Straits Financial LLC Launches Managed Futures Division

Straits Financial LLC Launches Managed Futures Division

Straits Financial LLC (Straits) has established another new division to serve clients – the Managed Futures Division. This new division provides a diversified investment opportunity for clients to be able to participate in more than 150 global markets including currencies, energies, livestock, agriculture, softs, metals, financials, stock indices and many other commodities worldwide with guidance from the Managed Futures team.

The Commodity Trading Advisors (CTAs) partnering with the Managed Futures Division are many of the top-ranked money managers in the industry with well-established track records in almost every type of market environment.

Managing this new division is Mr. Michael A. DeRose, Senior Vice President & Director – Managed Futures Division. Mr. DeRose brings to the Straits Financial team 25 years of professionally managed futures and alternatives experience including over $1 billion USD in growth for managed futures programs. “After close to 25 years of focusing on professionally managed futures – I am very excited about the opportunity to build and oversee the Managed Futures Division for Straits Financial – Globally. As Straits Financial continues to advance their presence as one of the top FCMs in the industry, the new Managed Futures Division provides the Straits network of IB’s, branch offices, and overseas affiliates a level of professional asset management that helps clients reduce risk, take advantage of volatility and enhance overall investor portfolio performance,” said Mr. DeRose.

About Straits Financial Group

Straits Financial Group offers a broad spectrum of derivatives & OTC products, including trade facilitation for physical commodities. Established offices include Singapore, Chicago, New Jersey, New York, Shanghai, and Jakarta. Straits Financial LLC is a full clearing member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), the Commodity Exchange (COMEX), CME ClearPort, Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE), and offers clearing access to all major global commodity exchanges. For more information, visit

DISCLAIMER: This document is issued for informational purposes only. This document is not intended, and should not be construed, as an offer or solicitation to buy or sell. Trading commodity futures and options products present a high degree of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. The information in this document is subject to change without notice.

Source: Straits Financial LLC