About Us

 Metrics Trading Group (“MTG”) has developed a suite of products that allow us identify, qualify and seed extraordinary traders and trading groups around the globe.

MTG was founded in 2015 as a joint venture with Path Trading Partners (“Path”), a Chicago based proprietary trading education company founded by Bob Iaccino and Mike Arnold. Combined, the team has over 100 years of experience in the derivatives markets.

Our mission is to offer global traders and institutions the same type of training and evaluation metrics, used by some of the major hedge funds and trading firms found in Chicago and New York. The result is what we feel is the world’s most comprehensive training and trader evaluation program that is available today, for market participants who are on the outside of the major trading firms in these financial epicenters.

BTP offers the only education product on the market providing all of the tools traders need to succeed: Proper training, proprietary methods, proprietary technology, access to professional liquidity, a real trading evaluation and capital to trade.


Integrity | Innovation | Passion | Courage | Discipline | Consistency | Philanthropy


Bob Iaccino

Bob has been involved in trading and analysis of futures, options and forex markets for 22 years. He started his trading career with Nikko Securities in 1993 as a phone clerk and by 1997 moved up to serve as Commerzbank Futures Chief Market Strategist. He then moved on to become the Chief Market Strategist with a Chicago based proprietary trading firm where he was responsible for providing research and analysis to over 100 of the firms traders. Bob Also spent 6 years as a Principal and a member of the investment committee for a futures and Forex Fund of Hedge Funds, where he was responsible for analysis of emerging managers. Over the course of Bob’s career he has developed a proprietary methodology for technical analysis that covers 10+ areas of technical analysis of patterns, indicators and methodologies. Bob is a highly sought after contributor in various mediums for his market insights and opinions. In his career, he has been featured in over 700 interviews across the globe. He has been featured on CNBC, CNBC Asia, Bloomberg TV, Bloomberg Radio, CNN, CNN International, CNN Moneyline, Fox Business ,First Business Canada, Phoenix TV China as well as local broadcasts domestically.

Mike Arnold

Mike Arnold

Mike graduated from Northwestern University in 1992 after completing his degree in Electrical Engineering. Shortly after graduation Mike was offered a position as a market maker on the floor of the CBOE with Tony Saliba, who was featured in the book, New Market Wizards. Mike also assisted in the creation of models and automation of delta hedging strategies for the firm. Additionally, Mike worked on the trading floors of the CBOT in Agriculture Options, CME currencies and traded and formulated quantitative trading strategies for the Toronto Stock Exchange and Swiss Futures and Options Exchange products. Over the course of his career, Mike has trained thousands of individual traders as well as institutional traders at multi strategy hedge funds and global banks in statistical arbitrage, pairs trading, technical analyses and options trading and analysis. Mike is currently trading his proprietary account and also does IT consulting work for financial firms.

Our Clients and Partners

Individuals • Funds • Trading Arcades • Banks • Corporations • Universities • Broker Dealers
Education Partners • Affiliates • Proprietary Trading Groups