Trade the futures markets while enjoying the tax benefits of an IRA. An IRA (Individual Retirement Account) is a trust or custodial account set up in the United States for the exclusive benefit of you or your beneficiaries. All IRA’s are held for investors by custodians or trustees.
Optimus Futures recommends the following Custodians
- Advanta IRA
- Midland IRA
- Millennium Trust Company
- More Available
Once you select a custodian, simply Open an Account with us with the clearing firm of your choice and we will work with the custodian to complete all the necessary paper work to establish your new IRA
If you need help determining the right custodian and clearing firm, please contact us and one of our licensed brokers will help you choose the combination best suited to your goals.
Benefits of Trading Futures in an IRA with Optimus Futures
Futures Trading Platforms: Get access to a wide selection of free trading platforms with exclusive pricing, routing and clearing arrangements not available anywhere else.
VIEW TRADING PLATFORMS Commissions: Pay $.50/side in commissions on your Futures IRA. View our transparent pricing structure to match your trading frequency, technology and platform.
VIEW COMMISSIONS Low Day Trading Margins: Optimus offers low day-trading margins to accommodate traders that require high leverage to day-trade futures in an IRA.
VIEW MARGINS Advanced Technology: Our platforms are integrated with Multiple Data Providers to deliver streaming real time quotes and historical market data direct from the exchanges.