Dan has been a pioneer and driver of new technology in the financial marketplace for over 15 years. After graduating from the University of Texas, Dan Mirkin started a hedge fund specializing in active trading of index derivatives. In 1995 Dan Mirkin became entrenched in the Direct Access trading technology revolution.
In June of 2002 Dan started Trade Ideas to fill the need for a next generation research tool. A tool that automated what successful traders and portfolio managers did throughout the day and continuously brought important market events to users’ attention. Trade Ideas streaming alerts allow users to monitor vast amounts of market data in real-time without constraining system resources.