Welcome to the Journey
of Trading Knowledge
Redefining the way we share knowledge in the world of Trading.
Convex institute is a unique trading education platform that offers students powerful courses designed to deliver a perfect mix of solid theoretical foundation and useful practical skills.
We pride ourselves on the level of education we provide to our students as well as the analytical tools we have created for them.
Convex Institute is led by an experienced group of specialists,
finance experts, and highly innovative and creative minds with a solid academic
background and extensive trading skills.
Leonardo has over eight years of experience as an entrepreneur in business strategy spanning multiple industries. He worked directly with agency principals to develop strategic initiatives while enhancing processes and operations. He is currently responsible for identifying, sizing and segmenting business opportunities as well as organizing all internal resources for different companies.
Creator of the proprietary Gamma Optimizer tool which helps traders pick the option strikes and expirations that maximize returns for a particular move in the underlying. He also developed what he calls the Deep Learning Algorithm, which was trained with historical SPX data and seeks to predict 1% upside moves in the SPX within a 5-session period. This algorithm is among the tools he created to design options trading strategies and finding set-ups that minimize risk and maximize returns.
Mr. Valencia is well known in the trading community where he writes educational papers, market analysis and performs option trading coaching and design. He also participates actively as a speaker in trading conferences.
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Skilled in entrepreneurship, he began managing fintech projects to help develop new technologies and ventures in trading with a special focus in derivatives analytics tools for hedge funds and sophisticated traders.
As the Operating Director of CONVEX, he leads the development team in charge of the practical content and the trading and analytics tool for the courses.
Through the years we have always dreamt about creating a comprehensive and useful trading curriculum. The main reason is the lack of available quality material. Everything is either overly academic (Ph.D. mathematical level) or borderline scams. With the premises of being useful, honest and accessible (basic math), we have created Convex Institute.
We are not selling you empty promises of riches or mind-blowing assured winning strategies, or guarantee income trades. Instead, we will provide you true knowledge about trading, that is useful as a practical tool in your lifelong quest as a trader.
The Master Level Cycle, comprised of three level courses, will deliver an expectational value you won’t find this level of quality of both theoretical and practical knowledge for the affordable cost. During this cycle, we will dispel many misconceptions and myths that are prevalent in the trading community.
After completing the “Master Level Cycle”, you will become a very effective, profitable and knowledgeable options trader expert, cognizant of the risks involved and also aware of the many strategies that can be deployed and when to deploy them.