Mr. Taschler has been involved with the financial industry for over 30 years. In 1986-1988, Mr. Taschler was a market maker (floor trader) at the Chicago Board of Options Exchange (CBOE), where he traded through the ’87 stock market crash. He has been involved in both private equity as well as public markets. Mr. Taschler is well versed in commodities, stocks, futures, options and bonds.
For the thirteen years prior to joining Sprott, Mr. Taschler has worked with both retail and institutional clients helping customize strategies seeking opportunistic asset allocation based on technical analysis. Using a top-down approach starting with global economic conditions, Mr. Taschler looks at various global markets and equity sectors before drilling down to specific investments ideas that offer an acceptable risk/reward profile. Mr. Taschler focuses on helping clients work toward their financial objectives with strategies designed to build wealth and reduce risk.
Mr. Taschler served as a Senior Vice President, Investments at Stifel (2012-2016) and at Wedbush (2007-2012). Prior to that he was an Investment Advisor at AG Edwards (2003-2007) and worked in private equity (1996-2003) and technology (1987-1996).
Mr. Taschler’s career has allowed him the opportunity to live and work in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. He is a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) and member of the Market Technicians Association (MTA) and the American Association of Professional Technical Analysts (AAPTA). He graduated from the University of Dayton in 1979 with a B.A. in English.