Prime Brokerage

Custody and Clearing

Lightspeed Institutional introduces accounts on a fully disclosed basis to Wedbush Securities, Interactive Brokers, and Wedbush Futures for custody, clearing, and settlement of domestic and international securities.

Wedbush Securities

Wedbush Securities provides specialized execution, clearing, and custody solutions to full service and independent broker dealers, underwriting firms, market makers, and proprietary trading broker dealers. As a leading provider of clearing services for more than 35 years, the firm’s strong financial position and broad capabilities make it a secure, trustworthy partner for its diverse client base. Wedbush is a highly-regarded clearing firm that has grown significantly due to its strong operational controls, disciplined financial management, advanced technology, and risk management solutions.

Interactive Brokers

Since 1977 Interactive Brokers has focused on applying technology to every part of the trading and settlement process. IB provides clearing and settlement for more than 1,000,000 traders per day across its entire organization.

Wedbush Futures

Wedbush Futures, a division of Wedbush Securities Inc., is one of the largest capitalized non-bank Futures Commission Merchants ("FCM") in the United States. It specializes in clearing and financing activities for professional traders and strategic correspondents. Located in Chicago, Wedbush Futures is at the forefront of the brokerage business with deep roots in the futures industry and a distinguished track record in financial services.

Financing

Lightspeed Institutional offers a number of financing options across multiple asset classes tailored to the portfolio requirements of each client. We provide margin flexibility and competitive lending rates along with the necessary risk tools to mitigate exposure. This includes:

Security Lending

We provide securities lending capabilities through our automated locate platform. You can access our extensive inventory of available securities through a number of relationships.

Account Types

Lightspeed offers multiple account structures to help meet the diverse needs of our clients. This includes:

Check the background of this firm on FINRA's BrokerCheck