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|name    =  Daniel Dicker
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Daniel Dicker is a [[local trader]] at the [[New York Mercantile Exchange]].  He served on various committees at the [[NYMEX]] and was involved with the development of the [[PJM electricity futures]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.cfbta.org/pdfs/Spring2004.pdf|name=The Opening Call|org=Commodity Floor Brokers and Traders Association|date=March 24, 2008}}</ref>  In 2006, he was a candidate for the office of Chairman at NYMEX, replacing [[Mitchell Steinhouse]],<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.forbes.com/facesinthenews/2006/03/21/nymex-steinhause-ipo_cx_em_0321autofacescan13.html|name=N.Y. Merc Chief Won't Stand For Reelection|org=Forbes|date=March 24, 2008}}</ref> but lost a three-way race with former chairman [[Michel Marks]] and [[Richard Schaeffer]] when Schaeffer won.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://nymex.mediaroom.com/index.php?s=43&item=352|name=NYMEX Announces Richard Schaeffer Elected Chairman, Other Election Results|org=NYMEX|date=March 24, 2008}}</ref>
Daniel Dicker is currently CEO of wealth management group MercBloc after spending over 20 years as a [[local trader]] at the [[New York Mercantile Exchange]].  He served on various committees at [[NYMEX]] and helped development the [[PJM electricity futures]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.cfbta.org/pdfs/Spring2004.pdf|name=The Opening Call|org=Commodity Floor Brokers and Traders Association|date=March 24, 2008}}</ref>   
 
In 2006 Dicker ran for chairman of NYMEX when incumbent [[Mitchell Steinhouse]] decided not to run for re-election<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.forbes.com/facesinthenews/2006/03/21/nymex-steinhause-ipo_cx_em_0321autofacescan13.html|name=N.Y. Merc Chief Won't Stand For Reelection|org=Forbes|date=March 24, 2008}}</ref> but he lost a three-way race against former chairman [[Michel Marks]] and eventual victor [[Richard Schaeffer]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://nymex.mediaroom.com/index.php?s=43&item=352|name=NYMEX Announces Richard Schaeffer Elected Chairman, Other Election Results|org=NYMEX|date=March 24, 2008}}</ref>


== Background ==
== Background ==

Revision as of 00:53, 13 June 2008


Daniel Dicker
Dicker.gif
Occupation CEO
Employer MercBloc
Location New York, NY
Website http://mercbloc.com/

Daniel Dicker is currently CEO of wealth management group MercBloc after spending over 20 years as a local trader at the New York Mercantile Exchange. He served on various committees at NYMEX and helped development the PJM electricity futures.[1]

In 2006 Dicker ran for chairman of NYMEX when incumbent Mitchell Steinhouse decided not to run for re-election[2] but he lost a three-way race against former chairman Michel Marks and eventual victor Richard Schaeffer.[3]

Background[edit]

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Education[edit]

Dicker holds a bachelor of science degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.[4]

Published Works[edit]

  • CME and Nymex Look Like a Winning Pair[5]


References[edit]

  1. The Opening Call. Commodity Floor Brokers and Traders Association.
  2. N.Y. Merc Chief Won't Stand For Reelection. Forbes.
  3. NYMEX Announces Richard Schaeffer Elected Chairman, Other Election Results. NYMEX.
  4. The Opening Call. Commodity Floor Brokers and Traders Association.
  5. CME and Nymex Look Like a Winning Pair. The Street.com.