Trading Development Program

WITG offers a new trading development team for those interested in learning more about the basic macroeconomic considerations and technical skills necessary to trade cash, derivatives, and fixed income. 


Curriculum Description

Subject to change
Week 1 - Introduction to Asset Classes
Week 2 - Stocks and Bonds
Week 3 - The Macro Environment
Week 4 - Fundamental Analysis
Week 5 - Technical Analysis and Execution
Week 6 - Portfolio Allocation
Week 7 - Introduction to Options
Week 8 - Trading Options


Trading Development Team Teachers - Fall 2016

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Nayyir Ismail

Nayyir is a junior from Toronto, Canada concentrating in Finance and Accounting. Last summer, he interned at Annaly Capital Management where he analyzed Agency MBSs supporting traders who manage $87 billion in assets. Nayyir loves the markets and has been investing since high school in both stocks and options. He loves travelling, playing tennis and watching the show Suits.

Danielle Steinman

Danielle is a junior in Wharton from New York, studying Finance and OIDD. She has been involved with WITG since her freshman year, and is currently a member of the Special Situations team and Trading Development Team teacher, in addition to serving as President. She worked at Morgan Stanley in the Institutional Equity Sales and Trading division this past summer.