Stanley Dash, CMT

Stanley Dash, CMT

CMT Program Director

Stanley Dash is the CMT Program Director at the CMT Association, a global credentialing body. In this role, Mr. Dash works with subject matter experts, candidates, and the Association’s members to maintain and improve the curriculum, the test experience, and the value of the charter. The Chartered Market Technician® (CMT) designation marks the highest education within the discipline and is the preeminent designation for practitioners of technical analysis worldwide.

Prior to joining CMT Association, Mr. Dash held the position of Vice-president, Applied Technical Analysis, at TradeStation, where he headed the TradeStation Labs initiative, supporting active and institutional traders with analytical tools and education designed to help them be more effective traders.

Mr. Dash began his career on Wall Street with E. F. Hutton & Co. in 1975. His experience includes institutional and retail trading, management, and compliance. Mr. Dash was also an active floor trader at one of the leading U.S. futures and options exchanges.

In the fields of training and public speaking, Mr. Dash has had long affiliations with such noteworthy organizations as the New York Institute of Finance and the Institute for Financial Markets. He has written and lectured on topics including stocks, futures, options and technical analysis, and has been quoted by Investor’s Business Daily, USA Today,, Reuters, and the BBC, and has appeared on Live and Fox News Radio Network.

During his years as a member of the CMT Association, he has served on the editorial board of the CMT’s Journal of Technical Analysis, the Ethics and Standards Committee, and the Curriculum and Test Committee. He was also the recipient of the CMT’s 2015 Recognition Award.

Mr. Dash has held registrations as an associated person (futures) and general securities principal. (Series 3, 7, 63, 24.)


  • 2015 - Recognition Award

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