R.J. O'Brien & Associates celebrates Centennial


by MultiVu

R.J. O'Brien & Associates (RJO), the oldest and largest independent futures brokerage and clearing firm in the United States, yesterday kicked off its centennial celebration with an award from the FIA in honor of the Chicago-based firm's "100 years of excellence". The plaque was presented to RJO's Chairman Emeritus Robert J. O'Brien, Sr., who turns 96 next week, and to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gerald F. Corcoran. The presentation took place at a luncheon during the 39th Annual Futures Industry Conference in Boca Raton.