Robert Schroeder brings years of execution experience to his role as Futures & Options Specialist. He began his career on the trading floors of the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) before moving to First American Discount, where he focused on technical analysis, studying under former CBOT Chairman Bill Mallers. After First American was purchased by MF Global in 2000, Robert was head trader of one of MF Gobal’s high-volume desks. There he focused on managed futures and execution for hedge funds, CTAs and high-net-worth individuals. Robert also worked with individuals and corporations on trading strategies, technical analysis and risk management. He graduated from Marquette University with a BA in Finance, and also spent one year studying Finance at the University of London.