In 2013 Loehr took over ownership of OptionABC from its founder Alex Mendoza and now complements the extensive education delivered here with live trading and education from OptionsBuzz.com.
Alex Mendoza: Founder of OptionABC
Alex Mendoza graduated from Duke University in 1995 with a B. A. in Economics.
mathematical aptitude landed him a position as an Assistant Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank
In 1997, he
moved to Chicago where he
underwent a rigorous formal training program with Susquehanna International Group (SIG).
He was a market maker and member of the Chicago Board Options Exchange from 1998 to 2002.
While on the floor, Alex
made markets and managed positions in over 40 equity options classes.
In addition to trading, Mr. Mendoza
was also instrumental in training future market makers.
then became involved with various option seminar firms as an independent contractor and for over eight years has developed a reputation for debunking the industry's most notorious trading myths by way of delivering honest and complete options education.
In addition to writing two books (both under pen names), designing six classes, and writing dozens of articles (featured in Stocks and Commodities Magazine
, Futures Magazine
among others), Alex
has delivered seminars around the globe including Australia, Asia, Europe, and even an all-Spanish event in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
I have known Alex Mendoza
for over 4 years as an instructor, mentor and friend.
heart into improving people's lives by teaching trading from the "other side" of the fence.
teaches you to "think outside the box" and to act like a floor trader.
Whenever I spend time with Alex
, I always come away with new ideas or an "oh that's how it works" revelation.