The Chicago Chapter of the CMT Association is chaired by the team of Matthew Nygaard, CMT and Sam Borrelli, CMT. One of the most active regions of the CMT, the Chicago Chapter holds meetings each month featuring some of the top names in the industry!

Both members and non-members are invited to attend all chapter meetings at no cost.

Participation in all Chicago Chapter Meetings qualifies you for  three (3) CMT Continuing Education (CE) Credits.

Chapter Chairs

Samuel Borrelli, CMT

Samuel Borrelli, who holds a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation, is a trader for Driehaus Capital Management. He is responsible for executing trades and providing ongoing information to portfolio managers regarding market sentiment, trading environment, volatility and trends. He joined the firm in 2011. Prior to joining Driehaus Capital Management, Samuel was an

Matt Nygaard, CMT

Matthew Nygaard, CMT, is a Trader for Quiet Light Securities, LLC where he provides daily technical analysis commentary on the US index markets and is responsible for hedging the delta exposure and trading the electronic option markets for the firm’s ES/SPX trading group.  He has been with the firm since 2004.  Prior to joining Quiet Light Securities, Mr. Nygaard was a