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Robert Seifert

Trader

AbleSys Corporation / Alpari

About

Robert Seifert is a principal of AbleDelta and an independent trader. In 1997, he formed Cat In The Hat Trading, which specialized in the trading of interest rate options at the CME. Previously, Mr. Seifert was appointed to numerous committees to develop interest rate options and served as vice chairman of both the International Options Market and vice chairman of Eurodollar Options Market. In addition to being an options instructor for the CME, he represented the CME PAC committee in Washington DC. In 1986, Mr. Seifert became a founding partner of Futrex Trading Co., and while with Futrex, he served in many capacities with the CME and was appointed to numerous committees to develop interest rate options. With the advent of options on futures, he was moved to the floor of the CBOT in 1983, trading as a one-man operation. Mr. Seifert began his securities career in the fixed income market in 1976.