HOUSTON (January 25, 2016) – OTC Global Holdings (OTCGH) today announced that they have been voted the best broker in four Energy Risk magazine annual commodities rankings survey categories, including:

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  • Natural Gas – Eastern U.S. & Canada Brokers
  • Natural Gas – Western U.S. & Canada Brokers
  • Natural Gas Liquids Brokers

In addition, the leading independent commodities interdealer broker was the most improved broker in the overall rankings, earning the position of fifth best overall broker. The company also placed second in the Refined Products Broker category, second in the U.S. Power Brokers category, fifth in the Energy Broker category, fifth in the Oil and Products Brokers category and fourth in the Natural Gas Brokers category.

“We are honored that our clients voted OTCGH the best broker in four different categories, among other designations, and want to thank them for their continued support,” said Javier Loya, OTCGH chairman and CEO. “We also want to thank our brokers, who have worked tirelessly to make OTCGH the premier independent commodities IDB in the industry today. As evidenced by this recognition, OTCGH’s unique position as the last remaining major independent in this business, coupled with our unmatched liquidity and visibility into the market, creates an unmatched experience for our clients.”

This annual survey, conducted by Energy Risk, asks respondents to vote for their top three dealers and brokers in order of preference for any categories in which they had been active over the course of the year. Voters could base their decisions on a variety of criteria, including pricing, liquidity provision, counterparty risk, speed of execution and reliability. This is OTCGH’s best ranking to date in the publication’s annual survey.

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About OTC Global Holdings

Formed in 2007, OTC Global Holdings has become the world’s largest independent institutional broker of commodities, covering financial and physical instruments from offices in Chicago, Des Moines, Geneva, Houston, London, Louisville, New Jersey and New York.  The company is a leading liquidity provider on CBOT, ICE, NYMEX and NFX, ranking number one amongst its peers in numerous derivatives contracts across biofuels, emissions, commodity index products, crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs), metals, petrochemicals and refined products, power, proppants, soft commodities, and weather derivatives.  The company serves more than 450 institutional clients, including over 70 members of the Global Fortune 500, and transacts in hundreds of different commodity delivery points in Asia, Europe and the Americas. To learn more about the company, please or go to


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