Category: The woman in trading

Meet Kim Krompass

Meet Kim Krompass

Kim Krompass is the founder of PATI (Price Action Traders Institute). The Californian licensed Certified Public Accountant owned a very successful recruiting business in 1996-2001—has an Undergraduate’s Degree in Economics, and a Master’s Degree in Business.
That being said, Kim has always been interested in the markets since her CPA days. However, she dived into the Trading industry in 2001–from stocks, to options, and commodities, she did all. Not until 2004, after retiring from her previous job, Kim discovered the foreign exchange market. But, things changed when the global financial crisis happened in 2008.
She lost a lot of money and found out her, once profitable strategy, no longer worked so well. Kim took a long break to give herself time to think about the future of her trading career. She took the plunge and learned price action trading.. Furthermore, in 2012, Krompass discovered PATI.

Meet Kathy Lien

Meet Kathy Lien

Kathy Lien (who is she) The first episode of: the woman in trading features the ever-vibrant Kathy Lien. I mean I wasn’t going to talk about “the woman in trading” without spiting the name: “Kathy Lien”. For starters, Kathy is a “Trader First, Analyst Second.” Born 1980, currently.. age 42 years.

Having graduated New York University’s Stern School of Business at the age of 18, Kathy also: received a BS degree in finance and economics from New York University’s Stern School of Business. Prior to which she attended Mary Baldwin University in Staunton, for one year—with a specific focus on currencies. Kathy immediately started working on Wall Street.