Richard Weissman

DTN Institute



Richard L. Weissman is a professional trader with more than 20 years of experience. For over 15 years, he has trained and advised traders and risk managers at financial services firms, investment banks, hedge funds, and energy companies. As a featured speaker at industry-leading conferences around the world, he shares insights on technical analysis, derivatives, risk management, trading system development, hedging strategy implementation, and trading psychology. Weissman began his trading career as president of R. Lloyd Associates (former New York Futures Exchange members). There, he developed and implemented mechanical trading systems for all vehicles and time frames. Currently, Weissman is a senior associate with DTN, teaching trading and risk management courses co-sponsored by CME Group and the Intercontinental Exchange. He is also editor-in-chief of Weissman Signals Inc., a newsletter covering the ETF, futures, and cash foreign exchange markets. Weissman is the author of two books: Mechanical Trading Systems: Pairing Trader Psychology with Technical Analysis and Trade Like a Casino: Find Your Edge, Manage Risk and Win Like the House. In 2012, Trade Like a Casino.