Eagle Energy Brokers (Eagle) is a global brokerage service provider specializing in over-the-counter derivatives within the energy markets.

The firm was founded on May 29th, 2008 with a small team and strategically expanded to London to maintain a European presence launching subsidiary Eagle Commodities Brokers in November 2008. Eagle is a boutique firm that attracts and retains talented individuals from the worlds of trading and brokerage to provide a more bespoke, educated, and developed level of service. Eagle’s core front office team wields an impressive repertoire of 25 years combined commodity options trading experience.  Our global presence allows us to provide the exemplary service with execution offerings across multiple markets ranging from Asia/Australia to US trading hours.  Eagle has developed an extensive network of the largest firms in the industry.

The firm’s client base mainly consists of physical traders, banks, and hedge funds.  Eagle specializes in offering pricing services, strategic hedging, execution (OTC and Screen), and research.  Our team’s trading experience coupled with proprietary Option and Swaps pricing models allows us to price structures and compare bid ask spreads to source the most liquid and competitive deals in the market place.

Eagle Commodities Brokers Ltd (Subsidiary of Eagle Energy Brokers LLC) is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the United Kingdom and the U.S National Futures Association.  Eagle Energy Brokers LLC is a registered Introductory Broker with the National Futures Association under the auspices of the CFTC.

James Zang Partner

James started his career in 1998 with Bloomberg as a Senior Editor for the team of Energy Journalists for a fledgling European energy service. He then moved onto the ICE followed by Man Financial where he introduced an Over-the-Counter presence in WTI Crude, Brent Crude, Gas Oil, and Heating Oil Options. He then went on to establish and develop Tullet Prebon’s Oil and Product Options desk into one of the leading players within the Over-the-Counter Oil trading sphere. James then co-founded Eagle in August of 2008 and became the sole owner in 2012. James has exhibited a career long dedication to the Oil markets and has always kept thorough market insight and high caliber order execution at the forefront of Eagle’s company mission.

Damir ŠkovrljPartner

Damir has spent his entire career in the Energy Options space. After receiving his degree in Economics from the Queen Mary, University of London he joined Bank of America’s Oil options trading team. After spending time there he left and became Eagle’s first employee where he spent time building and developing the options business. He decided to return to the trading side where he worked at Credit Suisse/Glencore for a span of 5 years before moving to a Commodity specialist fund as a senior energy trader. With over 7 years of Oil Options trading experience Damir decided to return home to Eagle in September of 2014.

Manuel RuizDirector

Manny has spent the majority of his career trading for some of the biggest investment bank flow desks. He joined Goldman Sachs as an associate on the Energy Derivatives desks in 2000 and has since held the following positions: head of the Derivatives group at Deutschebank, Managing Director and Head of Oil Trading at Bank of America, and Senior Derivatives Trader at Glencore. In 2011, he decided to leave the trading side and begin his career as a broker. Prior to joining Eagle in 2016, he successfully established and ran a European energy brokerage desk. Upon his arrival he has leveraged his extensive network to improve Eagle’s execution capabilities and client outreach.

Eagle is continuously expanding its product offering through talent acquisition and business development.
The firm’s core business is built around the following products and tenors

OptionsFuturesExoticsTenorTypical Liquidity
Crude OilCrude OilCrude Oil+5 Years10,000+ lots
Refined ProductsRefined ProductsRefined Products+2 YearsUp to 2,000 lots
Natural GasNatural GasNatural Gas+5 Years5,000 lots
EthanolEthanol+1 Years100+ lots
Crude Oil
BrentCSO
WTIARBS
DatedSwaptions
DubaiWCS
LLS
Refined Products
Heating OilCSO
RBOB Gasoline
Crack Options
Jet Fuel
Gas Oil
Fuel Oil
Natural Gas
NG EuroSwaps
NG AmericanCSOs
Basis
Spreads
Ethanol
Chicago Ethanol (Platts) Average Price Options
Chicago Ethanol (Platts) Futures
Ethanol Futures (EH)