Connecting Commodity Trading Advisors with professional allocators in a unique, intimate environment.

CTA Expo is designed to provide CTA’s and FX Traders the foundation of knowledge they need from both an operational and marketing perspective to raise AUM, and the opportunity to network with Family Offices, Professional Capital Raisers, Individual Investors, Allocators and IRA’s looking to identify trading talent as a source of Alpha. Managers can reserve a ½ hour time slot in a private presentation room to discuss their strategy with interested investors. Use CTA Expo Mobile to set-up meetings in advance of the conference and meet other industry professionals to build relationships. CTA Expo also offers speakers on how managers can grow their business, gain access to capital sources, and how allocators can more effectively manage their portfolios. Capacity is Limited – REGISTER NOW! 


Present your strategy to potential investors seeking managers


Exchange business cards with asset allocators, 3rd party marketers, industry professionals and your peers


An opportunity to meet with your investors and provide them with in-person updates


Seminars throughout the day provide managers with insight, from compliance to sales, in growing your CTA


CTA Expo Mobile

Get started planning your day at CTA EXPO before you arrive! Review the agenda, see what CTAs are presenting, and who’s attending via your mobile phone. No App to download–simply visit on your smartphone or tablet. Access to the list of attendees is provided only for those who are registered for CTA Expo.


Enhance Your Conference Visibility

The Chicago conference has a limited number of thirty minute face-to-face presentation slots, for managers, available in a board room setting. CTA EXPO provides video equipment for the use of CTA’s presenting. The presentation schedule, with five line firm descriptions, is distributed to everyone registered three to four weeks before the conference.  For the first time in Chicago, we will also be making available the one page descriptions of those traders, who sign up for the CTA Directory, prior to the conference. For even higher visibility a very limited number of high top tables are available all day for your use in our public areas.

Register with presentation slots or tables now or contact CTA EXPO for more information.


Pre-conference Event

Stay tuned for plans regarding CTA EXPO Chicago 2016 pre-conference events.

Discounted Hotel Rates

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