Online Trading Academy Brings the All-Star Trader Event to the Windy City

Trading Experts Come Together to Share Best Practices with Trading Students in Chicago

Chicago, IL, July 31, 2009 – Online Trading Academy is hosting a one-of-a-kind All-Star Trader Event for new trading in the Chicago area on Tuesday, August 25th. The event is scheduled from 8am to 5pm at the Wyndham O’Hare located at 6810 North Mannheim Road, Rosemont, IL 60018. Tuition is waived for this special event and includes complimentary lunch.

The All-Star Trader Event brings Online Trading Academy’s top trading professionals into one room to share their trading insights and their specific technical strategies to minimize risk to reach their goal for successful trading. Topics that will be covered are risk management, technical analysis, using forex to supplement profits, how to become a “Market-Driven Trader” and much more. Get a chance to interact with top trading professionals and get your questions answered. The All-Star ensemble includes Online Trading Academy instructors Brandon Wendell, Sam Seiden, Michelle Volmering and a few surprise guest speakers.

Brandon Wendell CMT, an Online Trading Academy graduate, has travelled around the world spreading his wealth of knowledge to the trading community at EXPOs and trading events, as a guest on CNBC Asia’s Cash Flow, at special seminars for CNBC staff on technical analysis of the financial markets, in published traders magazines, and more. As a former stock broker, brokerage trader and hedge fund trader, Wendell brings a variety of market views and insight into his trading classes and speaking engagements.

Sam Seiden, Director of Online Education, brings over 15 years of experience of equities, forex, options and futures trading which began when he was on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. He has served as the Director of Technical Research for two trading firms and regularly contributes articles to industry publications. Seiden has educated hundreds of traders and investors in seminars and conferences.

Michelle Volmering, an Online Trading Academy instructor in Equities, E-minis, Forex, and Platform Immersion, has been involved in the markets since the late 90s. Volmering grew up on a cash crop and beef farm which helped her understand the worldwide effects on commodity markets such as wheat, corn, beans, live cattle and feeder cattle. She has individually trained and mentored over 200 students and uses her trading experience to teach students how to use broad market, fundamental and technical analysis to learn how to trade with an emphasis on minimizing your losses.

Eyal Shahar, President and Founder of Online Trading Academy, said “This event is for those striving to boost their trading knowledge and interact with world class traders in one room. I’m excited that we are able to bring this event to the trading community in the Chicago area.”

Call 877-682-2442 to register for this event or visit www.tradingacademy.com for more information about Online Trading Academy.

About Online Trading Academy

Irvine, California-based Online Trading Academy is a financial education academy focused on educating students in the art of trading since June 1997. Online Trading Academy offers instruction in physical classrooms and online; in multiple asset classes and across a spectrum of trading styles and instruments, from Short Term Trading, Swing Trading, Position Trading, and Investment Theory for Stocks, Options, Futures (Eminis & Commodities) and Currencies. Over 200,000 investors have experienced Online Trading Academy’s Education with classroom locations that include: New York, Los Angeles, Irvine, Houston, Dallas, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Orlando, Phoenix, Washington, D.C., Minneapolis, San Jose, Tampa, UK, Toronto, Singapore, Asia and Dubai. For more information about Online Trading Academy visit www.tradingacademy.com.

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