Novus Investments is a registered alternative investment management firm specializing in managed futures and other investment programs that have low correlation to the stock market and economy. 

Strategies include market neutral, long/short equities, global macro, fixed income, currencies, precious metals, and energy - primarily focused on absolute returns independent of the economy and direction of the equities markets. Our clients include individual and institutional investors, investment advisors, broker dealers, family offices, trusts, and retirement/pension funds.  Our headquarters are in San Ramon, CA and we service clients throughout the US and abroad.

As a Commodity Trading Advisor, we offer private client managed futures accounts with 100% transparency and daily liquidity, with 24/7 on-line access, all in a customer segregated account in the clients name.  As a fully disclosed, licensed Independent Broker, we have access to hundreds of alternative managers and funds, and multiple relationships with FCMs, clearing firms, and physical precious metals dealers and clearinghouses.  Novus Investments is registered with the CFTC and a member of the NFA.


An Independent Introducing Broker

As a truly Independent Introducing Broker we work with multiple FCMs and clearing firms to bring you a variety of trading platforms, services, and CTA offerings tailored to your needs. Below are a few of the firms we are partnered with which may be a great fit depending on your objectives.

ADM Investor Services

ADM Investor Services, Inc. (“ADMIS”), is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:  ADM).  ADMIS customers have access to global markets through our expansive trading operations, our array of electronic trading platforms, and our sister companies and established international clearing partners.  ADMIS is a clearing member of the CME Group, Inc., ICE Futures US, the Kansas City Board of Trade, the Minneapolis Grain Exchange and the Chicago Climate Futures Exchange.  ADM Investor Services International, our sister company based in London, is a member of NYSE Euronext LIFFE, NYSE Euronext Paris, the London Metal Exchange and the London Stock Exchange.  Our 24Hour Trade Center provides client support for electronic trade execution on GLOBEX, ICE and EUREX trading platforms.

Vision Financial Markets

Vision Financial Markets LLC (formerly Vision Limited Partnership) was formed in January 1988 and is a privately held company. Vision was registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as a Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) in 1990. Vision has grown and expanded over the past 20 years to become one of the largest providers of Introducing Broker services in America. Vision is a member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) and Commodity Exchange (COMEX), the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) and the National Futures Association (NFA). Vision is a self-clearing member of all four CME Group exchanges and less than 40 organizations in the world have this distinction.

Straits Financial

Straits Financial LLC is a Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the National Futures Association (NFA). Straits Financial LLC is a subsidiary of the Straits Financial Group Pte Ltd, the brokering division of the CWT Group, the largest publicly-listed logistics company in South East Asia.

Straits Financial LLC is helmed by a team of commodities and financial futures veterans, who over their long careers in the industry, have built relationships with a broad spectrum of clients, including institutions, hedge funds, CTAs, introducing brokers, high net worth individuals and individuals. Through our Asian branches, global partnerships, Introducing Brokers and correspondents, we are focused on delivering a wide range of services including execution, brokerage, clearing and electronic trading, providing clients the gateway to trade in the world's leading exchanges.


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