Israel Englander: I. A. Englander

Israel Englander’s company serves institutional customers. The firm leverages its options and equity trading acumen and employs leading-edge technologies to optimize the speed and efficiency of complex derivatives trading.

Israel Englander founded his company in 1977 as a partnership on the American Stock Exchange (AMEX) and a floor brokerage “boutique.” Today, Englander’s core options execution business comprises an important share of the daily traded contracts on the AMEX, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), and the Pacific Stock Exchange (PSE). The company was also among the first independent floor brokers on the all-electronic International Securities Exchange (ISE). Israel Englander’s company is a member of the Finra.

The firm executes a wide array of structured product transactions using an off-floor trading desk, as well as trading on each exchange floor. From its position ‘in the trenches’ of these trading floors, the firm provides clients with direct access to its floor brokers on the CBOE, AMEX and PCX.

Millennium Partners says that its investment strategy is to: have domestic and international funds that pool their assets in a single master fund, Millennium Partners, L.P., to allocate capital globally across a diverse set of strategies and asset classes.