Avatar Securities, LLC

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Avatar Securities, LLC
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Founded 2004
Headquarters Manhattan
Key People Omar Kathwari, co-founder
Employees 70
Website https://avatarsecurities.com/

Avatar Securities, LLC is a subsidiary of the Avatar Trading Group, LLC and a prop-only broker-dealer. It focuses entirely on the funding and platform requirements of experienced traders. It is registered at the CBOE, the CBSX and Nasdaq OMX PHLX. [1]


In March of 2009, Avatar Securities and Lightspeed Financial, LLC entered into an agreement to allow Avatar's proprietary traders direct market access through Lightspeed Trader, a proprietary trading platfrom. [2]

Avatar opened a trading desk in Chicago's financial district in September 2010.[3]

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