Author Stephen Vettorel

Stephen Vettorel

Stephen Vettorel is the Founder and Portfolio Manager of Benchmark Wealth Advisors, LLC. Stephen began his wealth management career in 1998, developing and implementing long-term investment strategies and financial plans for his high-net-worth clients at Fidelity Investments, Inc. Steve worked on the option/equity trading desk, later in portfolio management and was awarded the coveted Presidents Circle award twice. Steve was recruited away by Fisher Investments, Inc. out of Woodside, CA to serve as Regional Vice President. Over the following 4 years he raised $140 million for the firm and was proud to work alongside famed investor and Forbes columnist Ken Fisher. In 2006, Mr. Vettorel, along with his Fisher colleague, formed Aumenti Capital Management, LLC. The firm was a L/S equity based Hedge Fund. In 2012 FXESTrader, LLC (Benchmark's sister company) was formed to fill the needs of students looking for an education trading in the futures and currency markets. Steve is a recognized expert in Auction Market Theory and its practical implementation in framing the market via Market Profile®. Steve is also a preferred educational partner of NinjaTrader® and Market Delta®. He graduated from Xavier University with a degree in Finance and holds the FINRA Series 65 Registered Investment Advisor license.