Bell Curve Capital Trading Pit

December 25, 2015 11:00 AM

Bell Curve uses OptTrade, which is a combination of tools connected to various market data feeds, its proprietary database and FIX engines. (1) LiveBook is a screen/worksheet used to monitor Bell Curve’s portfolio on top-down basis with various option Greek calculations and risk scenario analysis readily visible. (2) Volatility HeatMap monitors the largest daily changes in implied volatility. (3) OV monitor is used to analyze individual stocks/ETFs. (4) Proprietary OMS, OptQueue and StockQueue used to quickly resize or change aggressiveness of any order. (5) Bloomberg Launchpad used for charting. (6) Painting by Bell Curve CEO Derek Wang.

About the Author

Garrett Baldwin is the Managing Editor of the Alpha Pages and the Features Editor of Modern Trader. An author and Baltimore native, he earned a BS in journalism from the Medill School at Northwestern University, an MA in Economic Policy (Security Studies) from The Johns Hopkins University, an MS in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University.