Lind-Waldock Canada, a commodity futures broker for individual investors, has launched its online services in Chinese, allowing Chinese speakers in Canada to have access to more than 700 futures contracts worldwide.

The website has been written in traditional Chinese format and can accommodate both Mandarin and Cantonese language speakers. Moreover, the it also offers live assistance from a Chinese speaking person by phone and as well as 24 hour live assistance in English.

Keith Riddoch, managing director of retail sales of Lind-Waldock Canada, said: “We are very excited to bring the Lind-Waldock name and experience to Chinese speaking Canadian investors. Chinese investors in Canada have increasingly shown interest in the commodity futures space and this website is our commitment to developing a relationship with the Chinese investing community.”

Lind-Waldock is owned by MF Global, and in Canada it is a division of MF Global Canada. MF Global’s retail clients in Canada have now been served by Lind-Waldock since July of 2009, with offices located in Toronto and Montreal.