Dan Nathan is the Co-Founder and Editor of RiskReversal.com, a service committed to assisting equity traders/investors understand the alternative ways they can express their views in the financial markets.
In 2017, Dan founded Risk Reversal Advisors, which offers consulting services to investment banks and investment advisors.
Dan has spent the better part of the last 20 years as a proprietary equity & options trader at hedge funds (SAC, Exis & Cheyne Capital) and within the equity derivatives group of Merrill Lynch. From 2009 to 2016 Dan served as a broker to investment banks for large equity option block trades while also offering trade structure and fundamental trade ideas to investment managers.
Dan is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania,originally from Syracuse he now lives in New York City with his wife and two daughters.
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