Gordon entered the markets as a runner with Prudential at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange after graduating from the University of Michigan and was looking for a job during a year off before he expected to attend law school. Instead, he worked his way up to being a trader with Timber Hill at the Cboe.
Before Gordon joined Straits Financial LLC in January of 2019, he was the chief compliance officer for Advance Trading, Inc. in Bloomington, IL for five years.
He had been a trader with Federal Trading, Triangle Trading and Timber Hill.
Gordon has an English degree from the University of Michigan.
Open Outcry Traders History Project
Gordon was interviewed by John Lothian News in early 2020 for the MarketsWiki Education Open Outcry Traders History Project.
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