Jea Yu

Master Trader Jea Yu, (Bloomberg/Wiley) Alpha 7 moves theory to actual application by giving new students and experienced traders the ability to hone their trading risk-management skills through the most intensive and well-renowned online trading courses available. Our stock trading courses were expertly designed, developed & narrated by best-selling trading author, Jea Yu and are consistently updated by our team to reflect changes in the current market. Jea Yu has decades of profitable active participation in US Equities, Futures and Options Markets under his belt, has been voted Forbes Best of the Web for four consecutive years and has authored four best sellers through Wiley Trading and McGraw Hill. His latest book was released in July 2013 by financial publishing giants Bloomberg Press and John Wiley. As a result of the extremely high caliber students createng each studentd by our intraday trader training program, the TraderLinkUp 7 offers a unique career assistance program administered by well-renowned and highly-recognizable traders – identifying each student’ s unique personal needs and finding the right trading broker, private equity or proprietary trading firm through our vast network of partners.


Adrian Manz

Dr. Adrian Manz has earned his living trading stocks in his own account since 1998. He is one of the most sought after stock market educators today. His track record and desire to teach others how to consistently make profits in the markets has made him a popular guest at international conferences, in print media, and on radio and television.

He is a graduate of the prestigious Peter F. Drucker School of Management and the Claremont Graduate University. He and his wife and trading partner, Dr. Julie Peterson-Manz, live and work in Pacific Palisades, California.


Richard Friesen

Richard Friesen is the creator and developer of the innovative and exclusive “Mind Muscles” training process that turns the psychology of trading on its head.

He works with financial professionals, money managers and independent traders, who want to expand their mental game to make more consistent profits. With in depth experience as a broker, floor trader, financial software developer and entrepreneur, he brings concrete real world experience to his clients.

Mr. Friesen founded, built and sold Trade Management LLC, one of the most consistently profitable options and equity trading firms on the floor of the PSE. He created a way to visualize option values that enabled his floor traders to instantly execute trading opportunities. As a member of the Pacific Exchange, he also served as Exchange Director. He has traded grains on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade and equity futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

During the years dedicated to building Mind Muscles, Richard Friesen was an independent consultant to the financial industry specializing in intellectual property development and management. He also founded and built ePIT Systems, a software company which produced internet exchange software solutions for the regulated and over-the-counter market places. At ePIT he designed and received ten significant patents on electronic trading interfaces. ePIT’s systems and patent technology were purchased by Hitachi.

Mr. Friesen has been interviewed and published in a variety of media, including Fox Business News, as well as trading industry publications such as SFO and MarketPsych. He has given presentations and keynote speeches to Hewlett Packard, UC Berkeley, the Swiss Futures and Options Association, IQPC in London, the Technical Securities Analysts Association, Chartered Financial Analysts and the Market Technicians Association among many others.

Mr. Friesen has also served as a member of the CFTC Technology Advisory Committee and Sub-Committee on Protocol and Content Standardization.

Rich holds a B.A. in Philosophy, a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and is a graduate of the Gestalt Institute in San Francisco along with Master’s certification in Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP). His background in psychology has been instrumental in his development of his Mind Muscles training programs that supports the financial and business community.

Mr. Friesen is a popular speaker on topics of the psychology of money management, politics and personal transformation and is writing a book entitled: “Making Money.”