Mike Forrester

Fidessa Helps Students Get Hands-On

Fidessa Helps Students Get Hands-On

Our MarketsWiki Education Intern Recruiting Event is less than a week away! As our sponsor firms gear up to meet with students from all over the Midwest, we interviewed Fidessa's regional head of development, Mike Begic, about what they are looking for and what...

2017 FIA Expo Preview with Walt Lukken

2017 FIA Expo Preview with Walt Lukken

JLN sat down with Walt Lukken, President and CEO of the FIA, to discuss this year's EXPO event in Chicago. Innovation is the theme this year at EXPO and Lukken is looking for the next generation of ideas.  At the innovators pavilion,...

The Birth of Fintech – Anna Irrera

The Birth of Fintech – Anna Irrera

“[Fintech] is an incredibly broad term. It means the ATM you’re using in a bodega, but it also means the sophisticated software used to spot fishy behavior in markets.” In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in New York, Anna Irrera, a...

Problems, Solutions and Results – Elaine Wah

Problems, Solutions and Results – Elaine Wah

“Ultimately I think that anyone who believes in fairness, or believes that people should compete on the merits of their ideas and hard work rather than advantages that they have purchased, can appreciate why IEX was created and why it has succeeded so far.”   In...

The Cycle of Life – Joe Guinan

The Cycle of Life – Joe Guinan

“It shocks me every day at five o’clock when I see the race to the elevator, as if only the first few will make it out of the building. Just because you have to work till five at the beginning of your career, doesn't mean you can only work till five.” In this video...

My Journey Through the Financial Industry – Amy Shelly

My Journey Through the Financial Industry – Amy Shelly

“Go find your friends. That’s the start of your networking skills. Learn how to go up and talk to people. Have a conversation, be interested in what they're saying and tell them what you're looking for and what interests you.” In this video from MarketsWiki...

Breaking Down Managed Futures – Jay Feuerstein

Breaking Down Managed Futures – Jay Feuerstein

“It’s a strategy that makes money over time, but actually makes a lot of money when the world blows up.” In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in Chicago, Jay Feuerstein, managing director at Budo Group, talks about managed futures and...

How to Build a Successful Brand – David Kelbaugh

How to Build a Successful Brand – David Kelbaugh

“Your product or service is how you make your money, your brand is how you’ll be remembered.” In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in Chicago, David Kelbaugh, CEO of Tacklebox, breaks down the benefits of successful branding. Kelbaugh...

It’s All About the Reach – Julie Armstrong Menacho

It’s All About the Reach – Julie Armstrong Menacho

“You don’t have to [meet] every credential and be an ‘A’ on all of it to get to that next role. You just have to believe you can do it, and you need to make others believe you can do it.” In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in...

Choose an Industry with a Future – Richard Rosenblatt

Choose an Industry with a Future – Richard Rosenblatt

"When your crystal ball gets foggy, your two greatest assets will be your humility and your flexibility." In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in New York, Richard Rosenblatt, CEO of Rosenblatt Securities, explains how to choose a...

Considerations in Decision-making – Gary Barnett

Considerations in Decision-making – Gary Barnett

“The regulator has to be an enabler. But their mission is to protect investors and help preserve the quality of the market. There’s a mission there that has to be preserved in the face of change.” In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event...

How to Overcome Challenges – John Damgard

How to Overcome Challenges – John Damgard

“There never used to be any competition in the futures markets anywhere else in the world. People used to say, ‘If you want to manage your risk you have to come to Chicago.’ That’s not the issue anymore.” In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity...

John Lothian Newsletter

Today’s Newsletter

We visit more than 100 websites daily for financial news (Would YOU do that?)

JLN Options Newsletter

Today’s Newsletter

Everything you need to know about Options Today

Pin It on Pinterest