In a hurry to do some options trading? optionsXpress is an online brokerage that provides a customized interface for trading options, futures, securities, and other products. The company is one of the few online brokerages offering futures and options, which together account for a majority of its trading activity. It also provides brokerage of stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. In addition, the organization caters to its investor clients by offering strategic trading, analytical, and educational tools. optionsXpress is a subsidiary of Charles Schwab.