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Hey guys,

Morad Askar (aka FuturesTrader71) has started a new brokerage firm called Edge Clear.

Here is what I've learned about it:

- Soft launch was April 2020
- Morad is 100% owner
- Three brokers followed him from Stage 5 to Edge Clear, for those who have existing relationships with Max Timmins, Ian Blanke and Kevin McGee
- Max is the Director, Ian and Kevin are Senior Brokers
- They offer clearing with Ironbeam, Phillip, and Advantage presently
- They offer Sierra Chart, Bookmap, Jigsaw, CQG, and R-Trader platforms

Their website:
https://www.edgeclear.com/

Contact info:
Edge Clear LLC
200 W. Madison Street, Suite 2100
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 1-844-TRADE20 (OR)
773-832-8320

NFA link for Edge Clear LLC (NFA ID 0524928):
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Hi guys,

It is my pleasure to welcome Morad Askar (aka @FuturesTrader71) with Edge Clear Brokerage for our 381st webinar event, on Thursday, April 23rd @ 4:30 PM Eastern US.

In addition to Morad, please also welcome Max Timmins, Ian Blanke and Kevin McGee from Edge Clear brokerage.

About Morad Askar, owner of Edge Clear:
- Trading since 2000
- Owned and operated a proprietary trading firm
- Member of CME Group
- Licensed Professional Trader on Eurex
- Managing Director of Convergent Trading - A unique online virtual prop firm
- 100% owner of Edge Clear LLC, an Introducing Broker for futures traders

The title for the event is "Live Video Panel with Edge Clear - The Newest Brokerage", and bullet points include:

- Who are we?
- Why do we exist?
- What do we offer?
- Where you can find us
- Panel discussion about all you need to know about futures brokerage and costs



Register for this event:

https://on.futures.io/sz4py

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Thanks for having the team and I on, Mike. Really looking forward to this live video streaming format. Looking forward to having fun discussing trading, what is seen from the brokerage side and answering all kinds of questions ranging from the use of margins to membership to what a broker should be doing for you.

If you have questions, please ask them here and we will answer them during the panel discussion. Hit us with your toughest shots.

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Hi,

Good job

I'm in contact with Ian Blanke about opening an account

Best regards

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Very much not impressed by this presentation. The biggest turn OFF was the fact that there is no overnight broker support (unless client goes directly to the clearing firm) and the technology solutions for many using Sierra TT order routing is not ready. Looks very raw and NOT ready to accommodate serious traders.

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Very much not impressed by this presentation. The biggest turn OFF was the fact that there is no overnight broker support (unless client goes directly to the clearing firm) and the technology solutions for many using Sierra TT order routing is not ready. Looks very raw and NOT ready to accommodate serious traders.

We appreciate your comments and concerns regarding Edge Clear.

We think there may be some confusion. Our brokers and trader support team is not available on a 24 hours basis. We will be able to do this in the future with your support. Our brokers are normally available between 8:30 am EDT through 5:30 pm EDT.

However, we do provide access to a 24 hour emergency trade desk for those who need it. In the meantime, questions relating to support can be handled by Edge Clear's support center 24 hrs a day, every day.

As for Sierra/TT order routing, this can be made available to those who want it. The best way to address this is for you to call and for us to assign a personal broker to you who will help answer your questions and concerns. You can always reach us at +1.773.832.8320 or 1.844.TRADE20

We are already accommodating serious traders and have been serving online traders for over 8 years. Our offering will only get better with everyone's support.

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Hi,

Good job

I'm in contact with Ian Blanke about opening an account

Best regards

Welcome to Edge Clear. We appreciate your support!

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We appreciate your comments and concerns regarding Edge Clear.

We think there may be some confusion. Our brokers and trader support team is not available on a 24 hours basis. We will be able to do this in the future with your support. Our brokers are normally available between 8:30 am EDT through 5:30 pm EDT.

However, we do provide access to a 24 hour emergency trade desk for those who need it. In the meantime, questions relating to support can be handled by Edge Clear's support center 24 hrs a day, every day.

As for Sierra/TT order routing, this can be made available to those who want it. The best way to address this is for you to call and for us to assign a personal broker to you who will help answer your questions and concerns. You can always reach us at +1.773.832.8320 or 1.844.TRADE20

We are already accommodating serious traders and have been serving online traders for over 8 years. Our offering will only get better with everyone's support.

Ok, please give me one good reason to switch from Advantage or Infinity. What do you guys offer that will dramatically change my experience and make it worth while? I am already getting significant discount on commissions and NOT interested in hunting few pennies....

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Ok, please give me one good reason to switch from Advantage or Infinity. What do you guys offer that will dramatically change my experience and make it worth while? I am already getting significant discount on commissions and NOT interested in hunting few pennies....

Hi Meklon,

Glad you are seeing beyond just bartering for lower commissions. It sounds like you are experienced enough to know that there are many components to the markets and to trading as there are to brokerage and clearing. The team goes beyond being just brokers. We understand trading to know that there is no canned answer to your question. If you are comfortable with your current arrangement, then please know that we are here when you feel like reaching out. If you want to have a personal broker look at your needs and see where we can provide value, please call us (773.832.8320 or 844.TRADE20) or reach out through our contact form here.

Have a fantastic weekend!

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