Peter Wind

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Peter Wind
Occupation Chairman of Advisory Board
Employer John J. Lothian & Company, Inc.
Location Chicago
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Peter Wind is a veteran futures industry brokerage executive based in Chicago.[1]

Wind is the chairman of the advisory committee of John J. Lothian & Company, Inc. He was named to the committee in October of 2012 when the committee was publicly announced[2]

Wind served briefly at MF Global in 2010-11 after a long career with Cargill and more recently Penson GHCO. He left MF Global in April of 2011.


He was vice chairman of Penson GHCO and also served as senior vice president of Penson Worldwide, Inc. where he worked closely with Integrated Trading Solutions, a Penson company, which is a provider of direct access trading systems for equities, options and futures and operates an international data hub that enables third-party access to exchanges and other liquidity centers.[3]

Before joining Penson in 2002, Wind was with Cargill for 30 years. [4] As senior vice president, global financial markets, he had responsibility for Cargill Investor Services' equity, interest rates, and foreign exchange trading activities.[5]He joined the Cargill organization in 1972 as a trainee and held a variety of trading and management positions before joining Cargill Investor Services in 1975.[6]


  • Peter C. Wind - NFA ID 0013611


Wind is a graduate of the University of Kansas where he received a Bachelor of Science in Finance, and he is also a graduate of the executive program at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Business.



  1. Peter Wind. National Futures Association.
  2. John J. Lothian & Company Announces Appointment of Advisory Committee. John Lothian News.
  3. Penson Worldwide, Inc. Has Hired Peter Wind as Senior Vice President. Goliath.
  4. JWH GLOBAL PORTFOLIO TRUST. U.S. Securities Exchange Commission.
  5. Leadership. Penson GHCO.
  6. Press Release. PR Newswire.