Paul Itterly

Online Trading Academy
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Paul Itterly has seen Wall Street from the inside as an intern at a major wealth management firm and an invited guest at leading investment banks where he literally saw what was happening behind closed doors. He spoke with economists at the Federal Reserve and walked the live trading floor at Deutsche Bank. Now he shares this experience as an Online Trading Academy instructor.

Through his college studies and personal experience Paul became passionate about trading, and joined the Mastermind Community soon after he graduated. He loves the camaraderie in which experienced traders share their ideas and techniques based on our Core Strategy, as well as pitfalls so you don’t make the same mistakes.

As an Instructor, Paul encourages his students to understand the importance of having a trading plan and staying disciplined for consistent results.


  • Bachelor of Science and Business Administration, University of North Carolina
  • University of North Carolina, Wilmington
    • Double major in Finance and Entrepreneurial Business Development
    • President, Student Finance Club
  • Financial Advisor Intern Assistant, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management


  • US Markets


  • Stocks
  • Trading Platforms


  • Member, Mastermind Community
  • Certifications in : Bloomberg’s Equity, Foreign Exchange, Fixed Income


North Carolina, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Paul was very encouraging, even when I felt like I was failing. Did a great job with keeping us on task and making sure we understood the material being presented. Thanks Paul!”

, April 2017

“Paul's knowledge was one not of just an instructor but one as a trader as well... very refreshing to have someone teach that can do!”

, April 2017

“Paul was very knowledgeable and taught core strategy very well. He reinforced the core strategy very well with good examples - made it simple to understand. He is a fun instructor with a lot of energy with a great deal of patience.”

, March 2017

“Paul's experience is evident. He teaches toward conservative, low risk decisions. He underscores that the process rewards patience and discipline. Paul is the consummate teacher. His examples are easily grasped. He finds several ways to reinforce the concepts and does not hesitate to pound in the fundamentals as many times as it takes.”

, February 2017

“Paul addressed topics clearly and thoroughly, often taking them to the next level of discussion following the probing questions of the students. He gave us a thorough understanding of the myriad of new terms and ideas populating this class. Excellent job. Paul was completely respectful of all students at all times - a commendable feat. His humor was gentle, his use of everyone's name and engaging them all relaxed a group of very nervous students. As a former teacher, I give him very high marks.”

, February 2017

“Paul Itterly has an incredible understanding of trading and is able to distill that knowledge into a wide variety of everyday analogies to help the student grasp the material. Thank you, Paul, for your training and support.”

, February 2017

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