June 26, 2017


The Applied Research Company is a Commodity Trading Advisor, registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and a member of the National Futures Association.

John C. Nelson is president and founder.  Mr. Nelson graduated Pi Mu Epsilon with a B.S. in Mathematics and a M.S. in Statistics from Kansas State University. He also holds a Master of Engineering Management degree from Northwestern University. He is a member of the Professional Risk Managers International Association and the International Association for Quantitative Finance.

Mr. Nelson serves on Advisory Boards at the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University and the National Introducing Brokers Association.