Chicago Tribune Top Workplaces 2014
Spot Trading LLC
- Employees in region:
- Financial Services & Insurance
- HQ location:
- Chicago, IL
Located in Chicago?s financial district, Spot Trading celebrates 15 years as a proprietary trading firm built on applied technology. We rely on the latest in innovation, technology and R&D to solve problems in the dynamic financial markets. From our start as a team of 5 in 1999, we have always recruited highly skilled employees from diverse backgrounds to build our team of over 150 technology, equity research, quantitative, trading and admin professionals. We've created a supportive environment where our talented employees work in cross-functional teams to create proprietary strategies and systems.
Through their passion, skills and initiative, our people design and deploy advanced technologies that allow us to successfully trade stocks, bonds, currencies, commodities and derivatives. Our industry is highly competitive and fast changing ? we know our success relies on our ability to hire the best people and nurture their careers in a supportive learning environment.
“All the people are very passionate about their jobs.”
“Ever changing, always challenging, great people.”
“The culture, my manager, the stability, benefits.”
“Spot Trading is a very flexible and collaborative environment.”