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Jack Cahn, CMT, CTA

Jack CahnJack Cahn, CMT, CTA is a Director of Creative Breakthrough, Inc. (CBI) Jack works outside of Brisbane, Australia on the Sunshine Coast.  The firm specializes in the development and sales of computerized trading systems that are based on technical analysis of the marketplace.

Jack started his career as a trader in 1974 at Stix & Co. in St. Louis, moved to Merrill Lynch in 1977 in New York until 1982 when he joined Shearson Loeb Rhodes.  He was Chief Technical Market Analyst for R. Rowland and Co. from 1986 to 1989 when formed the RIA/CTA Creative Breakthrough.

Today Jack publishes a hyper-syndicated i-newsletter for traders: Thinking Man’s Trader. CBI produces independent technical trading ideas as well as fully developed trading systems to the individual developer / traders market. The firm has partners in Hong Kong, Frankfurt, New York and Vancouver.

Jack served on the MTA Board of Directors from 1989-1995, he was the editor of the MTA newsletter from 1989-94 and the annual seminar chairman in 1995.  He is a graduate of University of Missouri-Columbia with a BA in Philosophy/Psychology. He is currently working on his Master’s Degree in Journalism. Mr. Cahn has dual citizenship were he resides in Australia as well as the USA.

What's Happening at the MTAEF
Information on the latest news and upcoming events.

Nov. 28th, 2016

The 2016 Market Technicians Association Educational Foundation annual fundraiser was held on October 26th at The Yale Club of New York City. This yearly event is an important source of funding that contributes to the foundation’s ongoing efforts to establish, … Continue reading

Aug. 14th, 2015

Phil Roth, CMT recently made public his Masters Thesis, “Investors Make Bottoms; Traders Make Tops.”  Below, you can find an abstract from the paper: Preface My intention is not to defend or deny the theories of “Behavioral Finance”.  It has long … Continue reading