Over the past 20 years Tim has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of investments and trading. Tim began as a commodity broker and early in his career was recruited to join "Merrill Lynch Futures Division" where he was mentored by the top sixty futures traders in the industry, many whom are now considered industry legends. After three years, because of his success at Merrill Lynch, he was offered an exciting opportunity to become a floor trader at the Chicago Board of Trade. Tim quickly learned the commercial hedging/marking making side of the industry and became a successful floor trader. As Tim grew as a floor trader, he noticed an industry that was rapidly changing. Open outcry markets were becoming more electronic. It was this industry shift that made him decide to move from the trading floor to behind a computer. In 2001 he became a company trader with Schonfeld Securities. In 2004, he decided to move back to New York City when he was offered an opportunity to be a Principal with ODL Securities USA in New York. A Few years later, with his passion for trading, he went on to create a company built for traders by traders Tradeview LTD was founded. With his worldwide contacts, Tim has developed Tradeview into an internationally recognized brokerage firm. With eight offices, over 100 employees worldwide, 1,500 introducing brokers, and 100 white labels, Tradeview expects rapid growth in 2014 and the opening of ten more offices globally. Tim has earned his series 3, 7, 55, and 66.