Swapnil Joshi

Online Trading Academy
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Swapnil Joshi has been trading the Indian Markets since 2007. He previously worked at Sharekhan Ltd in trading and risk management, then joined Online Trading Academy and became a full time trader in 2012. Within two years, with hard work and dedication, his passion for training led him to become an OTA Instructor.

He likes to point out that OTA instructors are traders themselves, which makes the course content practical and engaging. A student can learn far more from experience than from reading academic books on markets. In Swapnil’s class students will benefit from his extensive history trading equities, futures and commodities.

Swapnil feels the OTA supply and demand strategy is a revolutionary approach to trading. To become a successful trader, one has to abide by this simple strategy and follow a rules-based approach. That is his main focus when delivering a class to students.


  • Master’s in Commerce, Pune University
  • HNI Manager & Assistant Manager, Equity Sales, Sharekhan Ltd
  • Senior Trading Mentor, Online Trading Academy


  • Indian Markets


  • Stocks


  • Active involvement & management in several NGOs


Maharashtra, India

What Students Are Saying

“In addition to the apt technical knowledge, Mr. Swapnil's deep insight and focus to set the right disciplined mindset to become a successful Professional Trader is truly appreciated. This attribute will clearly provide edge towards intended objective of being profitable Trader. Further, the clarity towards rule based trade finalization gives right direction to start the journey of Profitable Trader. Student Support and IT Support Team were proactive and prompt towards service delivery.”

, January 2019

“First and foremost, I would like to share my feedback about instructor Swapnil Joshi. He has taken up this class very well, very knowledgeable and was demonstrating the theory with real world example. This gave good insight on what we are learning. Secondly, Swapnil shared his own experiences and knowledge he has learned with us, which will help us in the future. He also listened to all the queries of the participant and made sure we understand the logic and concept. All the resources like lab, study material is well designed. So, overall it was wonderful learning experience.”

, December 2018

“One of the best courses I have attended in my life. Great real world concepts. Liked instructor, Mr. Swapnil Joshi very much. Wish to be in touch with him always to remain motivated in achieving my goals. Thanks a lot.”

, December 2018

“Core strategy : It was great learning from Swapnil Joshi. Whenever I attend his class always use to learn new things. He is very open in sharing his experience, guiding & mentoring where we are making mistakes. I am glad that I got to know many new things in this course, I am very thankful for Swapnil joshi, for your wonderful teaching. I am looking forward to many new things learning from you in future course. Thank you Sir!”

, December 2018

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