Michael Nauss, CAIA, CDMS

Michael Nauss, CAIA, CDMS

From beginning scalping equities on a prop desk to Market Strategist working with Trade Ideas Michael considers himself lucky to be able to combine his passion for statistics with the quantitative and technical sides of the markets.

Michael has been building strategies and algorithms using Trade Ideas backtester and enjoys streaming his development as an educational tool on his YouTube channel (

While working in the hedge fund space Michael received his Chartered Alternative Investment Analysis (CAIA) designation and his Certificate in Derivative Market Strategies (CDMS). He is also scheduled to write level 3 of his CMT sometime this year.