About Dan Gibby

gibby-photo-compressed-jan-08Mr. Gibby possess more than 20 years’ experience in equity and options trading, with expertise in technical analysis, using options to hedge and speculate, and portfolio/asset management.

He uses technical analysis, market internals, sentiment indicators, and volatility to trade equities and options to hedge or generate premium, and thrives in times of high volatility and extreme market euphoria or fear.

With an extensive knowledge of U.S. market microstructure, high-volume intra-day trading, finance and general business concepts, Mr. Gibby acted as Head of Corporate Proprietary Trading for a global principal trading firm of equities and futures for nine years which grew to over 100 offices and 1,500 traders globally, with trading volumes exceeding three billion shares/month.  Among other management duties, he created and maintained all educational content on trading; provided technical direction to firm’s worldwide traders; and managed the firm’s proprietary trading account and option layover strategies which generated significant additional yield.

Mr. Gibby has been working with Mr. Capra since 1998 where Mr. Gibby was the Lead Moderator of Pristine’s Advanced Stocks and Derivatives Trading Room.  He was an active trader of stocks, options and derivatives, moderating the advanced live trading room with market commentary, equity and option trades, and daily educational lessons.  Mr. Gibby wrote daily trading newsletters, developed significant educational content for beginning and advanced traders, created two trading DVDs on trading options and equities, privately mentored advanced traders, presented over 100 trading seminars for traders of equities and options in North and South America, and frequently presented at the Las Vegas and NYC Online Trading Expos.

Mr. Gibby currently provides option trades and education for Mastertrader.com. Mr. Gibby and Mr. Capra also consult for money managers on option layover strategies to generate ongoing additional yield.