Ed Ryan – Open Outcry Traders History Project

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Ed Ryan sat for an interview with John Lothian News for the MarketsWiki Education Open Outcry Traders interview. He was a city kid who had a friend down the street who worked at the Chicago Board of Trade. A chance meeting with his friend brought in invitation to lunch at the CBOT. He started as a runner, like so many others. He started as a member with an IDEM membership trading night bonds. He traded at the CBOT for nearly 10 years as a small trader. Today, he works for Advantage Futures in managed futures.

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