3 years ago

When:
17 August, 2015

Location:
All Participating Universities

Organised by:
University Network for Investment and Trading (UNIT University of Melbourne)


This year UNIT has partnered with Saxo Capital Markets to bring you a Forex trading challenge that will put your investment skills to the test. Challenge your friends and classmates and see who will walk away with the title of the best trader!

With a simulated starting position of $100,000 you can complete trades based on the real Forex markets using Saxo Capital Markets tailored Trading Platform to earn simulated returns and the chance to win some great prizes.

Make sure you familiarise yourself with Saxo's trading platform before the competition begins. All account values will be reset once the competition starts.

SIGN UP PERIOD: Monday 20th July 2015 - 16th August 2015
COMPETITION PERIOD: Monday 17th August 2015 9.00am AEST to 6th September 2015 11.59pm AEST.

Registration is now open and free for all participating university students. Register via: http://au.saxomarkets.com/tradinggame

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Main Prize Pool:

Valued at $2,000, there will be 3 winners.

1st Prize: $1,500 cheque and 1 week shadowing a Saxo Sales Trader.

2nd Prize: $300 cheque and 1 day shadowing a Saxo Sales Trader.

3rd Prize: $200 cheque.

Weekly Draw:

There will also be the chance for 3 lucky students to win an Event Movie Voucher (valued at $39 dollars) each week during the competition for those who make the most trades each week!

(Total of 9 Event Movie Vouchers to be given away during the competition)

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Trading Seminar Details:

Date: Thursday 13th August 2015
Location: Chemistry Lecture Theater 2, USYD

@UNIT USYD Presents: Saxo Trading Competition Workshop

Come along to the Saxo Trading Seminar hosted by UNIT and Saxo Capital Markets for a demonstration of how Saxo's trading platform operates. It will also be a great opportunity to ask any questions about how the game will operate as well as some tips and tricks from Saxo representatives!

Food and drinks to be provided!

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Notes:

- Students will be required to sign up for the competition via a link on Saxo's website
- Once the Competition period begins, no more sign-ups will be accepted.
- Students will make trades based on the real Forex market with a starting position of $100,000 each.
- The 3 students with the most money at the end of the 3 week period will be the winners!

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Participating Universities:

UNIT UNSW
UNIT Sydney
UNIT Macquarie
UNIT - University of Melbourne
UNIT UQ