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Chicago Trading Company Overview

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Chicago, IL
201 to 500 employees
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Company - Private
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Chicago Trading Company (CTC) is a highly analytical, team oriented derivatives trading firm that employs a dynamic, disciplined approach to trading across a variety of products and strategies. We take decisive action to position ourselves at the forefront of the financial ... Read more

Mission: We are focused on superior pricing and risk management. We leverage highly sophisticated, internally developed systems to implement our trading strategies and maximize our short-term opportunities. Concurrently, with our leading-edge valuation models, state of the art electronic ... Read more

Chicago Trading Company Reviews

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    I have been working at Chicago Trading Company full-time

    Pros

    Workers create a great environment to work in. Always looking for new ways to improve so it's a very dynamic and fast-paced environment. Great perks like pay, free breakfast/lunch, company parties.

    Cons

    There is a bit of a divide between the trading side of things and the software side of things. It would be nice if this could be bridged in some way.

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Chicago Trading Company Interviews

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    Trading Assistant Interview

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    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Chicago Trading Company in February 2018.

    Interview

    Received an assessment for 126 questions in 20 mins. Was not too bad all quick math and a lot of vocabulary. Not really a way to prepare for it other than brushing upon vocabulary.

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Chicago Trading Company Awards & Accolades

  • 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in Chicago, 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For, 2009
  • 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in Chicago, 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For, 2008

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