Mark Sebastian is the founder of OptionPit.com and the CIO of Karman Line Capital. Mark is a former market maker on both the Chicago Board Options Exchange and the American Stock Exchange. The Author of the popular trading manual "The Option Traders Hedge fund." Sebastian hosts his own CBOETV show 'Track The Trade and is a frequent guest on CNBC, Fox Business News, Bloomberg, First Business News. He has been published nationally on Yahoo Finance and Barron's, quoted in the The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, CNBC, & Bloomberg. Mark has spoken for The Options Industry Council, the CBOE, the ISE, The CME, and is a co-host on the Option Block and Volatility Views podcasts.
Mark has a Bachelor’s in Science from Villanova University.
Recent Articles By The Author
Intermediate Trade: VIX Futures ETF
Here's a cheap way to play the drop in VIX futures as volatility may shrink.
You Can't Trade in a Vacuum
As evidenced by recent large VIX trades, there is exposure on the opposite side.