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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 Managing Partner at Mulsanne Capital Management, LLC from 2002-2004, and he was a Proprietary Trader/Risk Manager for TFM Investment Group/Midland Trading, LLC/ The Arbitrage Group, LLC from 1994-2002.
Mr. Nygaard received his A.B. from the University of Chicago in 1991 and M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 1994. He holds the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation.