Merlin Rothfeld

Online Trading Academy
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Merlin Rothfeld is probably best known as host of Power Trading Radio. His work on and success with the radio show led to his promotion in 2018 to Director of Content Production. Merlin is also an active trader who has been involved with the financial markets since 1996. He has built financial curricula and created the first dedicated trading labs at a European University.

Merlin's experience with trading strategies, ranging from long term investing to short term, high volume trading, offers students a well-diversified perspective of smarter trading and investing.

As the host of Power Trading Radio, Merlin was instrumental in Online Trading Academy winning's Forex Best award for Best Podcast/Video in 2014. 

FXStreet Forex Best Podcast Award Winner


  • Degree in Business Finance
  • Professor at the Universita Politecnica Delle Marche
  • Built curricula and programs to teach the European community about the financial markets
  • Created the first dedicated trading lab at a European university


  • US Markets


  • Mastermind Community


  • Guest speaker at trade shows and universities
  • Editor of Investnet Trading Newsletter
  • Instrumental in building Online Trading Academy Franchise
  • Power Trading Radio host


California, USA

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