Equity Trader

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Andre Stronczek

andre.stronczek@gmail.com | (300) 774-9522 | Sioux Falls, SD

Summary


Experience


Equity Trader at Fidelity Investments, SDApr 2022 - Present

  • Consistently generated returns in excess of the HFT average for 3 years.
  • Averaged over $1 million in daily trading volume while maintaining a low risk profile.
  • Actively managed a portfolio of equities with a value exceeding $10 million.
  • Generated alpha of 2% on an annualized basis over a three-year period.
  • Exited 99.9% of all trades within the target profit range.

Senior Equity Trader at Charles Schwab, SDSep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 5 traders and 2 analysts in executing trades with an average daily volume of $100 million.
  • Averaged 500,000 shares traded per day with a P&L of $1.5 million.
  • Monitored global economic indicators to make trading decisions for a US-based hedge fund.
  • Generated annual returns averaging 20% over 4 years while managing $50 million in client assets.
  • Implemented successful short-term trading strategy that captured profits in 25 out of 30 days during one month period.

Lead Equity Trader at E*TRADE, SDJul 2015 - Aug 2019

  • Led a team of equity traders who generated $24 million in profits over the course of six months.
  • Achieved an 85% success rate in trades executed during that same period.
  • Successfully navigated market volatility to minimize losses and protect gains for clients.
  • Maintained high levels of client satisfaction by promptly executing their orders and providing regular updates on market conditions.
  • Contributed to the development of new trading strategies that improved overall profitability.
  • Regularly shared insights and observations with other members of the trading desk.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Economics at University of South DakotaAug 2011 - May 2015

Some skills I've learned are economic analysis, research, writing, and presentation.

Skills


  • Equity Trading
  • Financial Analysis
  • Portfolio Management
  • Risk Management
  • Derivatives Trading
  • Technical Analysis

Kamia Milgrim

kamia.milgrim@gmail.com | (633) 656-5057 | Honolulu, HI

Summary


Experience


Equity Trader at A&A Trading, HIMay 2022 - Present

  • Successfully executed over 100 equity trades in a single day.
  • Profitably traded stocks for clients on average of 5% return per month.
  • Achieved 95% success rate in picking stocks that outperformed the market.
  • Grew client account by 20% through successful stock picks and smart trading strategies.
  • Won “Best Equity Trader” award from firm.

Senior Equity Trader at Bright Trading, HIAug 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 5 traders and generated $12M in annual revenue.
  • Averaged 500 trades per day with a 98% success rate.
  • Increased trading volume by 25% while maintaining low risk exposure.
  • Analyzed market trends and utilized effective strategies to maximize profits while minimizing losses.
  • Consistently achieved daily P&L goals set by the firm.

Lead Equity Trader at One World Trading, HISep 2015 - Jul 2020

  • Led a team of equity traders in executing trades worth $100 million daily on average.
  • Successfully completed over 2,000 trades per day with minimal errors.
  • Monitored and analyzed market trends to capitalize on trading opportunities.
  • Created and implemented strategies that increased profits by 20%.
  • Developed relationships with key clients that resulted in repeat business.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Economics at University of Hawaii at ManoaAug 2011 - May 2015

Some skills I've learned are economic analysis and research, critical thinking, and data analysis.

Skills


  • Equity Trading
  • Financial Analysis
  • Portfolio Management
  • Risk Management
  • Compliance
  • Customer Service