WTS PTG, the global leader in proprietary equity trader and technology solutions, will be holding its first open house on January 17th at 4:30pm at our new Chicago trading floor, located at 209 West Jackson Boulevard, Suite 600, Chicago Illinois. We are excited to meet new prospective traders that are interested in trading with the overall best trading firm in the world. If you are interested please register before hand at the WTS homepage: http://www.wtsprop.com/tools/seminar.html Please feel free to contact Raymond Doyle, Vice-President of Sales and Human Resources, anytime during normal business hours 9am-4pm at 212 509 3800 x209 or email firstname.lastname@example.org . Recruiting will also be conducted by JC Trading Group. Below are some of the facts of WTS, the upcoming open house and the new recruit training program 1. Introductory Seminar Our introduction seminars are conducted periodically on our trading floors The Seminar lasts about two hours where we introduce WTS PTG, The proprietary trading industry, basic concepts and trading strategies. After our presentation there will be a Q&A session. â¢ You will need an invitation and confirmation ID to attend. Seats are limited, please register in advance. â¢ You should bring your resume with you since interviews might be scheduled with candidates who are interested. â¢ Attending the free seminar, in no case guaranties the possibility of enrolling in the new associate training course. 2. New Associate Training Course Our new associate training course is mandatory for all candidates without previous trading experience wishing to join WTS PTG. The course last more than 60 hours and covers all the essentials trading concepts necessary to start a successful trading career. The most important subjects including market structure, ECNs, dark pools, trading software, trading psychology, trading strategies will be covered and candidates will be tested to confirm appropriate understanding. â¢ This a mandatory course for all new prospective associate. â¢ The only way to enroll this course is to be selected by WTS PTG after an interview. â¢ Candidates will need to successfully pass a final test before graduating and receiving a certificate which will allow them to become a new associate. 3. Advanced Course The advanced training course is intended to WTS PTG associate with at least one month of experience. The course will last more than 60 hours and cover more advanced trading concept and strategies. Successful strategies will be implemented in real time with the trainer. Strategies like merger arbitrage, opening strategies, pair trading, and dark pool arbitrage will be studied intensively. The candidates will also learn how to use advanced features of the trading software and how to do research and back testing. â¢ This course is not free. You can discuss the costs and details and the possibility of enrolling. â¢ After successfully passing a final test and graduating, the candidate will receive an advanced trader certificate. â¢ After the course the candidates will have access to real time trading strategies support and analysis of trades for a period of 3 months.