Ben Berggreen – US Futures Primer
Ben Berggreen has been a Professional Trader for over 20 years and has had incredible success managing some of the largest trading desks at Hedge Funds globally since the 1990’s.
Ben was part of the trading team at Franklin Templeton in the U.S. working on the European Equity Value portfolios team, which was responsible for $850bln of Assets Under Management (AUM). Ben then worked as a Quant Trader managing the desk at Pacific Investments in London and then moved to Nuveen Investments in Chicago covering Asian Equities. He finished up trading as a Hedge Fund Manager at Nuveen in California. In Retirement, Ben still consults to Hedge Funds globally on a part time basis and is a Professional Futures trader, managing his own and a small group of investors’ money in Los Angeles.
In this Video, Ben takes viewers a journey of how to understand the Futures Markets properly and how Professional Traders like himself go about trading Futures every day. In this Video lesson Ben deconstructs Futures contracts, how they work, how to calculate risk and opportunity, how to trade on Margin and how to maximize opportunities from big moves over the short term in various Futures Markets. This Video Lesson is a valuable resource for anyone who is interested in learning how to trade Futures Contracts in the U.S. over the short term on Margin in Indices, Currencies and Commodities.