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FCM Recomendation Please

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I'm interested in trading the stock index mini futures, especially the TF (Russell 2000 mini futures).

I would appreciate FCM recommendations (not IB--could never reach anyone on the phone) with emphasis on financial security (firm capital) and customer service.

Thanks, CMA

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Velocity Futures is a popular one


Mike, thanks for the recommendation. I checked their website, but unfortunately no financial information available. Do you use Velocity?

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    • I am keen - will pm an email ..   No Forex only ES and NQ for me  
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