SINCE 1961
IKM is a well-established firm that specializes in market-neutral proprietary trading. The thrust area of the firm is to look for arbitrage opportunities in the Indian capital and derivative markets. At IKM, we team-up bright, talented and experienced traders with our cutting-edge Research, IT, and Risk Management departments, resulting in a dynamic and exciting, yet safe, approach towards trading.

Though the general perception is that opportunity and risk go hand in hand, we, at IKM, believe in looking for opportunities that come with little or no risk. The firm has a constant focus on research, and has developed, both, Quantitative strategies based on mathematical and computational models, as also Qualitative strategies based on market analysis by human experts.

Our membership of all major Indian equity, currency and commodity exchanges ensures direct access with the lowest transaction costs. At the same time, our commitment to technology, exemplified by our high-end, exchange co-located servers, and state of the art networks, ensure utmost speed and reliability in our orders and trades.

IKM is privately owned, and is a well-capitalized and financially sound group. We have been in the business for the last 50 years, and have weathered the ups and downs of the market. Our traders exclusively manage the company’s capital, seeking reasonable but safe returns, while at the same time successfully promoting liquidity on India's prominent exchanges.

Our success is the result of our market interest and experience, scientific pricing and risk management skills, as also our innovative use of technology.

IKM drives its growth by building strong local relationships, recruiting the brightest talent, and identifying and capturing opportunities ahead of the market.