UC Investment Society


We host a range of events throughout the university year. These include the termly Invested Interest talks, themed parties at the Foundry, as well as the coveted Stock Portfolio Challenge, where you can win an investment portfolio worth $1000.

Check out our upcoming events below.

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Cryptocurrency Portfolio Competition 2018

Join us for our first ever Cryptocurrency Portfolio Competition! With cryptocurrencies rising in popularity and public awareness, it’s a key time for any investor to consider the potential in this fast-paced technology.

We are teaming up with Cryptopia to bring a stock portfolio style challenge to the world of cryptocurrencies. Compete against other members of the society for a share in $750 of prize money, or equivalent in your designated cryptocurrency.


Step 1: Register an Account
Visit Cryptopia's website and register your account. If you already have an account with Cryptopia, proceed to step 2.

Step 2: Account Verification
Apply for level 2 account verification. Follow steps on this page to achieve level 2 verification, confirmation will be given in 24 hours.

Step 3: Apply for DOT
Fill out this form to receive your DOT coin, the base currency for the competition. DOT will be distributed at 6pm, Wednesday 22nd August.

Step 4: Compete
Trade away! Compete to make the highest gains by the end of the competition.


DOT Distribution

6PM, Wednesday 22nd August


Start: 6PM, Wednesday 22nd August
End: 5PM, Friday 28th September


Location: Undercroft 101
6PM, Monday 1st October


Tutorial Presentation

Earlier Event: August 2
Stock Portfolio Competition 2018
Later Event: September 12
Trading Competition 2018