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 Itterly has a wealth of information. His ability to break down and thoroughly explain the steps to becoming an excellent trader is truly a strength.”

, June 2019

“Teacher Paul is fantastic. He brings his experience, friendly personality, and professional knowledge to the classroom. He made learning fun. I WILL MISS HIM. I WILL BE BACK to take refresher class with him.”

, June 2019

“Paul was a great instructor and I learned more than I can process at the moment. I would recommend OTA to most friends and family and I would encourage them to be on the lookout for Paul Itterly's classes if at all possible.”

, May 2019

“Core Strategy class with Paul Itterly was most excellent. Paul took time to answer our questions without slowing the class down too much. thanks Paul.”

, May 2019

“Paul Itterly was an excellent teacher, with complete knowledge of the course material. He made the class enjoyable and made learning fun.”

, May 2019

“The instructor, Paul Itterly was an excellent instructor. He was enthusiastic, very informed and knowledgeable, answered questions in a concise and complete manner. He was very good at keeping the class on point and moving along. I have been to law school and beyond and experienced many teaching styles, I would rate Paul as one of the very best. He is a natural. Kudos to Paul and to OTA.”

, April 2019

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