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

CTA Expo is designed to provide CTAs and FX traders the foundation of knowledge they need from both an operational and marketing perspective to raise additional clients, and the opportunity to network with family offices, capital raisers, professional clients and allocators looking to identify trading talent as a source of alpha.Managers can reserve a dedicated presentation room to present their fund in a dedicated room and 30 min time slot to attendees, use the mobile app to set-up meetings in advance, and meet in person 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. CTAEXPO 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 CTAEXPO for more information.


Pre-conference Event

Stay tuned for plans regarding CTA EXPO Chicago 2015 pre-conference events.


Discounted Hotel Rates

CTA Expo has negotiated discounted rates for attendees at the classic Talbott Hotel in Chicago’s located in Chicago’s prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood. The special promo code of CTAEXPO needs to be entered to receive the special rate when making reservations at