Bill Henner

Online Trading Academy
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Bill Henner is a third generation Chicago futures trader. He spent over 25 years on the trading floors of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the Chicago Board of Trade. Bill has traded foreign currencies, metals, interest rates, and equity index futures over the course of his career. He has developed strong, ongoing relationships with traders, institutional managers and other key market participants.

Bill has dedicated himself to being a life-long student of markets, technical analysis and market psychology. This dedication has taught Bill to understand the “inner game” of trading, as well as the “outer game” of macro trend analysis. As an Online Trading Academy Instructor, he brings a unique “from the trading floor” perspective to his teaching. His vast experience allows him to use real life trading situations to illustrate and emphasize the topics being covered.

  • Power Trader Nation


  • Graduate of Stanford University
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange
  • Chicago Board of Trade


  • US Markets


  • Forex
  • Futures
  • Graduate Programs
  • Stocks


  • CES Certified
  • Power Trading Radio guest
  • Hour with the Pros


Illinois, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Mr. Bill Henner, the instructor, was very knowledgeable and very articulate. The lessons are superb and informative and precise in presentation. One very good aspect that I like most is the open invitation for retake, giving you the opportunity to catch up and throw away the confusion.”

, September 2017

“Bill was fantastic. He is very knowledgeable and patient with everyone. It is evident that he has decades of expertise and I hope OTA continues to use instructors with such a high degree of aptitude.”

, September 2017

“Bill Henner brings a wealth of knowledge and experience along with an enormous amount of patience to the program. Very approachable, grounded, and personable. I'm very happy to have him as an instructor.”

, August 2017

“Bill Henner was great. We had not expected to use day trading, but Bill eliminated our mental barriers by making things clear. He showed the effectiveness of supply/demand zones in real time trading. 'It's a two horse race; one horse is named Up, the other is named Down.'”

, August 2017

“The best! This Futures class absolutely knocks it out of the park, with trading made simple, effective and profitable. Bill Henner is great!!! I really enjoyed his teaching manner and positive, encouraging position to help students understand and fully incorporate the new core strategy method. I hope to follow him in another class again. Great job, Bill!!!”

, July 2017

“Bill was such a wonderful teacher. He was very informative and definitely knew the market. His past floor experience at the Chicago Trade has really given me a perspective of the past and future of trading and where it's likely to go. Thank you!”

, June 2017

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