John Bollinger, CMT, CFA

Founder, Bollinger Capital Management

John Bollinger is President and Founder of Bollinger Capital Management, Inc., an investment management company that provides technically-driven money management services and develops proprietary research for institutions and individuals.

He is probably best known for his Bollinger Bands, which he developed in the early 1980s. Traders and investors worldwide use Bollinger Bands to assess expected price action in the financial markets, and the bands are featured on most financial charting software and websites. His book Bollinger on Bollinger Bands was published by McGraw-Hill in 2001 and has been translated into twelve languages.

Mr. Bollinger is the recipient of the Technical Securities Analysts Association of San Francisco Lifetime Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical Analysis, the 2005 CMT Association Annual Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Technical Analysis, and the IFTA 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award.


2005 - Annual Award
Video Archive Contributions
April 27, 2023
Trading Bands: History and Application
Presenter(s): John Bollinger, CMT, CFA
April 28, 2022
First Principles of Market Analysis
Presenter(s): John Bollinger, CMT, CFA
April 12, 2018
Innovators in Technical Analysis: Charting Today's Markets
Presenter(s): John Bollinger, CMT, CFA