Dave Floyd

Dave Floyd

Formal First Name
David (Dave)

Dave Floyd is the Founder and Head of FX & Futures Trading at Aspen Trading Group, a leading provider of cutting-edge analysis and trading strategies for both professional and retail traders. Since its launch in 2002, Dave has led Aspen to grow from a pure proprietary trading firm into becoming a premier provider of expert FX research and analytics worldwide, managing an investment fund that trades exclusively in the forex spot market. Dave has over 20 years of experience in the markets, with expertise in global fundamental and technical analysis that results in trades that fall into the swing trading time frame of several hours to several days. Prior to Aspen, Dave worked as a managing partner at FMB Trading Group. He started his career in the trading industry in 1993, where he joined the fixed income and FX desk of Standard Chartered Bank. He later shifted his focus to equities and spent the next years trading on a proprietary equities desk.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Dave leads Aspen in providing daily trading signals and market analysis, and working with a variety of clients - from aspiring traders to seasoned veterans.

  • Dave’s vision helped Aspen rank in the Top 10 for Currency Managers for Net Return in 2015 tracked by Barclayhedge.

  • In 2010, the company was nominated for Technical Analyst of The Year. 


  • Dave has been profiled in CNBC, Bloomberg, Real Vision TV, Active Trader & Futures magazine.

  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision multiple times, where he also serves as a regular contributor.