Online Trading Academy to Feature Live Trading Floor at First-ever Student Conference

Keynote speakers include James Malinchak from Secret Millionaire and The Passing Zone from America’s Got Talent

Irvine, CA, July 18, 2017 - Online Trading Academy, a leader in investing and trading education, will feature a real-time, live trading floor at its first-ever Thrive Student Conference in Las Vegas from July 31 to August 2. The event will bring together notable OTA instructors, students and industry experts for two days of comprehensive and experiential learning, trading, and fun.

Hosted at the Cosmopolitan Hotel, Thrive will include a number of networking events, keynote talks and breakout sessions where instructors and students will share their personal trading experiences and discuss trading and investing strategies and tools.

“It’s a great pleasure to take part in the inaugural OTA Thrive Student Conference in Las Vegas, which brings together our top instructors and amazing students from all over the world,” said Sam Seiden, Chief Education Officer of Online Trading Academy. “This conference is a unique opportunity for students and instructors to interact, exchange trading and investing challenge and success stories, share strategies and simply what it takes to achieve financial freedom to live the life you choose to live.”

This year’s keynote speakers will include James Malinchak from Secret Millionaire and The Passing Zone from America’s Got Talent along with OTA Executives: Eyal Shahar, President & CEO, Gene Longobardi, COO, and Sam Seiden, Chief Education Officer.

“I can’t think of a better way to celebrate our 20 year anniversary than the spend it with our students from all over the world,” said Eyal Shahar, President and Founder of Online Trading Academy. “Our lineup of speakers and educational sessions will deliver focused, high-energy, motivational lessons that will educate and inspire the student community. And spending time with students is very inspirational for me and my staff also because it reminds us all why OTA’s mission is so important and the impact it has on our students from around the world.”

To register or learn more about the 2017 OTA Thrive Student Conference, explore our website, follow us on Twitter or like our Facebook page.

About Online Trading Academy

Online Trading Academy (OTA) helps students take control of their financial future. The patented Core Strategy empowers traders and investors to make smarter decisions. Students learn under the guidance of experienced traders in a hands-on classroom setting with extensive online education resources.

OTA has its roots in the largest trading floor in the Western US, founded in 1997. Independent traders needed training to be successful in their investments, and soon a teaching model was born. By 2001 trading had transitioned to the web and the organization became 100% devoted to education. From a single location in Irvine, CA, Online Trading Academy has expanded to 40 worldwide campuses, and over 250,000 people have experienced OTA workshops.

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