Patrick Ceresna, CMT, CIM, DMS

Patrick Ceresna, CMT, CIM, DMS

Patrick Ceresna is the Founder and Chief Derivative Market Strategist at Big Picture Trading Inc. Patrick is a Chartered Market Technician, Derivative Market Specialist and Canadian Investment Manager by designation. In addition to his work at Big Picture Trading, Patrick is an instructor on derivatives for the TMX Montreal Exchange, educating investors and investment professionals across Canada about the many valuable uses of options in their investment portfolios. Patrick is also the co-host of, one of the most prominent financial podcasts on the market today.

Patrick specializes in analyzing the global macro market conditions and translating them into actionable investment and trading opportunities. With his specialization in technical analysis, he bridges important macro themes with the attempt to understand when those trends are beginning and understanding where they likely to go. With his expertise in options trading, he seeks to create opportunities that leverage returns, while managing/defining risk and or generating consistent enhanced income. Patrick has designed and teaches Big Picture Trading’s Technical, Options and Macro Masters Programs while providing the content for the subscribing members with daily live market analytic webinars, alert services and model portfolios.


  • Become a Better Technical Trader using Options and Macro Analysis

    A webcast presentation originally held by Patrick Ceresna, CMT on June 19, 2019 as part of the CMT Association's Educational Web Series. Learn to enhance your technical trading with the analysis of macroeconomic cycles and the intermarket relationships that are derived from...