Our Mission

Delphian provides predictive analytics for smarter trading. We give traders the necessary tools to increase alpha while reducing risk through the use of our State ModelingTM algorithm and S.C.O.P.E platform. State ModelingTM is our proprietary machine learning buy/sell signal that uses discrete mathematics to predict future price movements. S.C.O.P.E provides the ability to develop, test and refine complex trading strategies for higher probability trading. Take the emotions out of trading, trade with Delphian. For more information, please e-mail us at info@delphiantrading.com.

Our Team


Ashok Yarlagadda
Ashok Yarlagadda, Founder
Ashok is a computer science engineer with more than 25 years of experience working for major financial institutions Citi, GE Capital, HSBC and, Capgemini. He has held various leadership positions and was responsible for software delivery and business growth. During this time, he discovered a passion for trading stocks and options.
 
He brings a unique approach towards trading, combining his software architecture experience with his deep immersion in financial markets and understanding of the stock options. Utilizing this experience, he created the Delphian trading platform. Delphian is a platform that helps stock and options traders design a stocks or options trading strategy to produce an acceptable reward for one’s own risk tolerance. Delphian also provides predictive analytics for smarter trading.
 
Ashok is a true visionary and a leader, regularly speaks on options strategies at Traders Expo, Money Shows and other seminars.
Joshua Smithberger
Joshua Smithberger, Trading Strategist

Josh practiced as a licensed financial advisor for over four years at Merrill Lynch and Wells Fargo. He brings over fifteen years of experience in trading equities and ten years’ experience in trading options to the Delphian team, serving as a Trading Analyst helping members get the most out of the platform. Josh earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy and Masters of Arts in Strategic Studies from the Naval War College. Josh served as a Naval Officer aboard various warships for more than ten years, conducting four six-month deployments with visits to over twenty countries.

Shawn Glover
Shawn Glover, Trading Strategist

Shawn started his career as an equities trading analyst for Charles Schwab. He grew his knowledge base and expertise in equities and options. He found that he had a specialized interest in trading and options. He moved his career over to a futures and options firm, Capital Commodity Investments. Shawn began as a sales analyst and worked directly under the CEO to study futures, options and trading. After five years, Shawn started managing the firm’s trading desk. He designed and executed options strategies on all futures markets. He developed a self-directed, client focused, option education program that assisted clients in becoming efficient with analyzing and designing complex option spreads.