Nathan Peterson

Director of Derivatives Analysis
Schwab Center for Financial Research

Nate Peterson is primarily responsible for options-related client education, market analysis, and reporting.

Before serving in his current role, Nate spent three years working in Schwab's product development department as an options business analyst, where he helped develop many of the options-related tools and features on Schwab's trading platforms.

Prior to joining Schwab in 2005, Nate had eight years of equity trading experience and worked as a professional trader with Electronic Trading Group. He has been quoted by AOL Money & Finance,, and MarketWatch. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Texas A&M University.