|Headquarters||Parkville, Missouri, USA|
|Key People||Brent M. Weisenborn, CEO|
|Products||ECN developer for OTC commodity contracts|
Agora-X, LLC was a wholly owned subsidiary of INTL FCStone Inc. that launched in 2008 and was then bought by Nasdaq OMX. It was an institutional electronic communications network (ECN) for over-the-counter commodity contract trading. Their platform was designed to enable institutional participants to anonymously obtain best prices in a more liquid/transparent marketplace. The company went out of business in 2010.
Products and Services
- Agora-X, LLC on Dec. 16, 2008, announced that NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. completed its equity investment following launch of the new Agora-X electronic communications network for institutional trading in over-the-counter (OTC) commodity contract. The transaction gave NASDAQ OMX a 20 percent equity interest in Agora-X.