Daniel M. Keegan

Daniel M. Keegan
Occupation Options Instructor and Head Options Mentor
Website www.thechicagoschooloftrading.com

Daniel (Dan) M. Keegan is an options instructor and head options mentor at The Chicago School of Trading LLC. He is an advisor for I2I Analytics, LLC and works with money managers to develop options overlay strategies for their client’s portfolios.

He is a founder and current president of the Chicago Floor Traders Alumni Association and has been a guest lecturer in finance and derivatives classes at Marquette University.[1]


Keegan started out in the options business in 1978 and worked his way up the food chain in the futures and options industry. He spent five years as a runner, phone clerk, and floor broker for A.G. Becker on the floor of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE). He then spent 20 years as an independent market maker on the floor of the CBOE.

Keegan has also traded at the Chicago Board of Trade in Treasury Bond Futures and options on soybean oil futures. In addition, Keegan is a contributor to the JLN Metals Edition. [2]


Keegan earned a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Marquette University College of Business Administration.

Five Minute Interview


  1. Our Experience, Your Future. The Chicago School Of Trading.
  2. Will there be a twenty-first century gold rush?. John Lothian News Metals Edition.
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