Bongard, Jerry

Jerry is a private trader. His professional career in electronics management and information Security spans over 30 years including US military, state govenment and commercial membership organisations, covering a diversified range of roles including:

  • Memberships and Finance
  • Data Analysis
  • Information Systems and financial auditing
  • Information and Cyber Security
  • Project Manager

Jerry has been researching algorithmic and rules based trading systems since 2012, A self-professed softaholic and constantly looking to improve his education, Jerry uses a number of software applications.  Jerry predominantly trades the ASX using CFDs, Spot FX and both US equities and options.

Jerry has been an ATAA member since 2009, and has served on the Brisbane Chapter Council for six years, including two years as the Brisbane Chapter President, and a National Director for the last five years. Jerry is currently the ATAA National Vice President and Website Project Manager.



The Society of Technical Analysis New Zealand are pleased to invite the ATAA members to their bi-monthly meeting held in June 2021.


Anish Lal, Head of FX and Metals, BlackBull Markets
Anish Lal is a 10 year industry veteran, from working with FCA regulated brokers and investment banks in London to now leading the helm of New Zealand’s fastest growing brokerages. He specialises in Foreign Exchange and Metals trading, with a keen focus on macro-economic analysis, rates and also chart patterns.

Hamesh Sharma, Partner, ATM Research
Hamesh has 10 years’ financial markets experience, beginning his career as an analyst in the investment strategy team at JBWere, after a summer at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand. In 2015 he co-founded ATM Research, an independent stock market research firm. Hamesh is currently a portfolio manager at Pathfinder Asset Management and primarily manages Australasian equities.