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Troy Kane

  • Adjunct Professor
  • Department of Finance
  • 312-362-8826
  • ​1 E. Jackson Blvd.
    DePaul Center 5500
    Chicago, IL 60604

Academic Degrees

MBA, Finance, Roosevelt University
BS, Finance, DePaul University


Troy Kane is an experienced capital markets and derivatives professional with expertise in market structure, strategic business development, algorithmic trading, trading platform design and trading operations. Kane is currently the senior director of financial and OTC products at CME Group where he is responsible for tactical coordination of the development and execution for CME’s financial and OTC business line strategies, technology projects and key strategic initiatives.

Kane began his career working on the trading floors of the Chicago Board of Trade at the age of 14 and has more than 20 years of experience in the commodity and financial derivatives industry, with 15 of those years spent at CME Group. Kane served as chief operating officer of Eagle Seven, a privately held trading firm from May 2013 to January 2016. He also served as global head of algorithmic business development at BGC Partners, an international brokerage and financial services company from March 2016 to May 2017.

Kane was named one of DePaul’s outstanding alumni under 40 in 2014 and currently serves on the Finance Advisory Board and ASK Advisory Board at DePaul.