Dan Nathan

Dan Nathan is Co-Founder and Editor of RiskReversal.com, a service dedicated to equity options education & risk management. Dan has spent his 17 career as a proprietary equity & options trader at several hedge funds (SAC, Exis, Cheyne) and within the equity derivatives group of a large bank (Merrill Lynch). Since 2009 Dan has served as a broker to institutions for large equity option block trades while also offering trade structure and fundamental trade advisory. Dan is a Contributor to CNBC and weekly panelist on CNBC's Options Action, a show dedicated to equity options trading, and frequent panelist on CNBC's Fast Money. Dan is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, originally from Syracuse he now lives in New York City with his wife and 2 daughters. Email Dan at Dan@RiskReversal.com or follow Dan on Twitter @RiskReversal.

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