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.


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


  • US Markets


  • Futures
  • Graduate Programs
  • Stocks
  • Trading Platforms


  • Power Trading Radio guest
  • Hour with the Pros


Illinois, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Bill did a great job in introducing me to the fundamentals of Core Strategy. It is definitely great that he has experience in trading, because his teaching comes from true world experience which I value.”

, October 2019

“My instructor, Bill Henner, was an exceptional teacher in that he could explain concepts very simply and make trades that worked. He was very knowledgeable and gave tons of practical advice. His experiences as a floor trader at the CME were particularly helpful to understand at a higher level how what we are doing is really to find institutional buy orders and tag along for the ride. Thank you very much for this great program. ”

, June 2019

“Bill is really engaging and informative. He covered many useful pieces that seem small but are very important.”

, June 2019

“Yes. Wonderful teacher. Presented material so you could understand. Answered all questions. Made you feel comfortable learning something new. Shared great stories about his experiences and how the market works. I would recommend him for a class of any kind.”

, June 2019

“He is the best to have as an instructor. He knows the course very well and is very friendly. A 10 to me.”

, May 2019

“Bill Henner is a very authoritative and experienced instructor. He has a very professional demeanor and friendly attitude that is essential towards a better learning experience.”

, May 2019

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