Meet the Earn2Trade Team
Our professional mentors are educational trainers who have passed their National Futures Association (NFA) Series 34 and Series 3 examinations.
Our goal is to teach you how to trade successfully in the market and we will hold your hand.
We will provide you with a playground to practice on and finally a proving ground to make the transition from hobby trader to a pro.
Two active day traders, a teacher and a developer with exceptional trading skills form our team of educators. They are committed to help your success!
Director of Education and Client Services
Ryan Masten is the founder of Earn2Trade and is also the Co-Founder and trading Principal of a registered Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA).
Mr. Masten is a skilled entrepreneur active in the marketing and information technology industries. Experienced in information system architecture and implementation, graphic and video production, web and desktop software development, information/network security, and business process integrations. Mr. Masten received a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Information Technology from Colorado Technical University as well as a Master’s of Science in Network Security from Capitol Technology University which is widely recognized by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security. His medical software and interface designs have received editorial coverage in, Readers Digest, New York Times, Wallstreet Journal, SmartMoney, Prevention Magazine, and the British Medical Journal.
Ryan is a member of the National Futures Association, having passed the Series 3 (Futures), Series 34 (Forex) and Series 30 (Branch Manager) examinations.
Christopher Gray is a trading mentor and educator at Earn2Trade and has contributed numerous educational lessons and videos.
Christopher graduated from Indian River State College with an A.S. in Finance and received a B.S. in Information systems management from Florida Atlantic University. After graduating he worked as a Police Officer for the Stuart Police Department before switching careers to trading full time.
Prior to helping launch Earn2Trade, in December of 2010, Chris began writing financial related articles for Forex and options traders.
Christopher has passed both his Series 3 (Futures), and Series 34 (Forex) examinations.
Francis is the head of educational development for Earn2Trade. He directs the course curriculum and oversees the education production schedule.
Francis has an extensive educational background, having served for four years, from 2012-2015 as a Professor of Chinese Studies at the National University of Public Service, for five years in the Economy and Society Research Center of Budapest Corvinus University in Budapest, Hungary, as well as an Educational Content Developer for Hungary’s Prestigious School of Eastern Languages for ten years from 2006-2015.
During 2010-2014 Francis was the head of Educational Content Development (Hungarian), for Innovative Language Learning, based in Tokyo, Japan. Francis has also served periodically as a consultant to the Hungarian government regarding National Tax and Customs Administration guidelines.
Francis has an MA in Chinese studies from the Eotvos Lorand University. He is fluent in English, Hungarian and Mandarin Chinese.
Laszlo obtained his master degrees in Politics and Social Policy and has been working for brokerage firms for 12 years. He has been a portfolio manager for 6 years, a trader for 3 years, a compliance manager for 2 years, and works as an analyst since last year. In the meantime, he was certified by the Hungarian Financial Supervisory Authority and passed his Series 3 and Series 34 examinations. He is happy to share his perspective about both the European and the American markets with his students.