Online Brokerage Innovator Tom Sosnoff to Speak at FAU

Online brokerage innovator and financial educator Tom Sosnoff, founder and co-CEO of dough, Inc., will speak at Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business on Saturday, Oct. 31, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

A recognized online brokerage innovator and sought-after financial educator, Sosnoff founded “thinkorswim” in 1999 and “tastytrade” in 2011. Founded in 2013, dough, Inc. includes “tastytrade,” the fastest growing online financial network and dough, a highly visual trading platform that makes investing interactive, educational and mobile.


By james-hellegaard | 10/27/2015

Online brokerage innovator and financial educator Tom Sosnoff, founder and co-CEO of dough, Inc., will speak at Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business on Saturday, Oct. 31, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, in the Office Depot Auditorium, Room BU 120, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus.   

Sosnoff’s presentation, “Difference Makers: Strategic Finance for the Practical Investor,” is free and open to the public.  To register, visit www.Business.fau.edu/TomSosnoff by Thursday, Oct. 29.

Leveraging more than 20 years of experience as a market maker for the Chicago Board Options Exchange and one of the original OEX traders in the S&P 100 Index pit, Sosnoff pursued a vision to educate retail investors in options trading and to build a superior software platform at a brokerage firm that specialized in options. His efforts ultimately changed the way these instruments traded by pioneering everything from single click complex trading functionality to multi product access from a single platform.

A recognized online brokerage innovator and sought-after financial educator, Sosnoff founded “thinkorswim” in 1999 and “tastytrade” in 2011. Founded in 2013, dough, Inc. includes “tastytrade,” the fastest growing online financial network and dough, a highly visual trading platform that makes investing interactive, educational and mobile.

Both” tastytrade” and dough.com were designed to appeal to various investment levels, from beginner to active, all with a mission to increase financial literacy around investing. All “tastytrade” shows are distributed through www.tastytrade.com, www.dough.com, iTunes, Apple TV, Apple Radio, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, trading platforms, YouTube, and through the No. 1 financial grossing app in iTunes, “Bob the Trader.”

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