Brad McFadden

Brad McFadden

Formal First Name
Bradley (Brad)

Brad McFadden is a former proprietary trader and fund manager who has witnessed the phenomenal and exciting technology revolution in online trading, investing, and social networking. Brad launched during the financial markets chaos of 2008-09, providing individual investors with insights into the investing styles and processes of baking groups and hedge funds. With over 20 years of market experience, he has been continuously mentoring everyday people to invest their money into the global markets. Previously, Brad managed a proprietary trading book for Rand Merchant Bank in South Africa & Australia, after managing high net worth private client funds at Henry Ansbacher. Brad’s speciality is in identifying opportunities in extreme out of favor themes globally and executing strategies to achieve asymmetric payoffs.


  • The report features daily market editorials, and a number of sample investment portfolios for differing risk profiles.

  • The service allows private investors to not only access and trade the same strategies utilized by typical, large institutional fund managers, but also to leverage the benefits of social tools.

  • The report’s "Underneath the Radar" proprietary technology analyzes over 30,000 market data points daily, identifying and confirming trends of global capital flows, and more importantly, when these are changing.

  • Subscribers discuss, challenge, and learn from one another through their Squawkbox, which is our private messaging service.


  • A master trader, Brad has a sharp eye for identifying investment opportunities and applying strategies that bring big payoffs.

  • He has over 20 years of experience of trading the global financial markets and has managed his own portfolio since 1995.

  • He has been responsible for managing a global market neutral proprietary fund focusing on industrial, materials, and utility sectors.


  • Brad has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.