Daniel Pipitone is the co-founder and owner of TradeZero America, responsible for the overall strategy of the company. Pipitone’s career spans more than 20 years as an entrepreneur, founding and leading successful start-ups in the financial services sector.
In 2019, he co-founded TradeZero America with partner John Muscatella. TradeZero America is an online broker dealer that provides commission free trading, with a suite of user-friendly desktop and mobile software offering professional-level tools for the retail investor.
In 2015, Pipitone and Muscatella co-founded TradeZero America’s sister company, the offshore online brokerage firm, TradeZero Inc. Based in the Bahamas, TradeZero Inc. provides commission free trading on US markets to non-US residents and citizens. The company is licensed and registered with the Securities Commission of the Bahamas.
Prior to TradeZero, Pipitone was Vice President of Operations for TBTTS Inc. and DBA TunkeyBroker.com, Inc., which he founded with partners Giovanni Ferrara and Muscatella in 2010. Today, Turnkey provides the technology that powers TradeZero America. TBTTS is vendor of record with the NYSE, AMEX, NASDAQ, CBOE and OTC Markets.
In 1999, Pipitone launched NobleTrading.com, Inc. with Ferrara and Muscatella. NobleTrading.com, Inc. was an online broker/dealer catering to active traders and trading firms and was sold to Lightspeed Trading in 2010.
He began his career working with real-time market data and front-end systems at Real-Time Quotes Inc., one of the first publishers of Level 2 market data over the Internet, where he served from 1996-1999. Pipitone earned a BS in Accounting from Binghamton University in 1996, and is a Regis High School graduate, class of 1992.