Note: Pursuant to the USA Patriot Act money laundering rules, clients can no longer fund Commodity Futures accounts with cashier's checks, money orders, or traveler's checks.
For further information on Commodities regulatory Anti-Money-Laundering requirements, please read our AML Policy.
How to Open an Account
Open and establish your commodity futures account today! - follow these steps:
Print and sign the following form; *Requires the free
Make funds payable to: Alaron.
If you prefer to wire funds, the instructions are:
Harris Trust and Savings (ABA #
111 W. Monroe
Chicago, IL 60603
(*international wires, please include Swift Address: HATRUS44)
Alaron Customer Segregated Funds (# 165-083-7)
Customer name (YOUR name or Account number)
Please make sure all funds to be deposited into your
new account by check, wire, or otherwise, must always match the
name listed as the account owner. If you have any questions, or
if something isn't clear, please, call us at the number below. We'll walk you through it.
- Make a copy of current driver's license. Must have the same address as on your completed commodity account application. A copy of a government issued picture ID is required for compliance with the U.S. Patriot Act, CFTC Regulation 17 CFR part 42, and NFA Rule 2-9.
- Send Express Mail - All pages of original Account Forms and a copy of driver's license and check (if applicable) to: