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UC Trading Competition 2019

  • 90 Ilam Road Christchurch New Zealand (map)

Compete individually or in pairs

Cash prizes of over $2,000, and an all-expenses trip to visit a leading full-service financial services firm’s trading room are up for grabs

Learn how to navigate and fully utilise Bloomberg, to gain insights and vital financial information in the UC Trading Room

Learn important skills in financial research, foreign currencies, commodities, equity indices, leveraged trading and risk management

Tutorials, guidance and weekly-drop in sessions will be provided by industry experts, UC Business & Law and The Investment Society

Back for 2019, The UC Trading Competition, sponsored by CMC Markets offers students the opportunity to leverage the UC Business School Trading Room and trade a range of markets and products over a period of six weeks.

Over one hundred students signed up to the Trading Competition last year, so make sure you get involved in this highly sought-after competition! Bragging rights and some fantastic prizes are up for grabs.

Key Dates

➤ Competition

9:00 am 19th August - 5:00pm 27th September

➤ Tutorial

5:00 - 6:00 PM Thursday 15th August
Undercroft 101

➤ Award Presentation Night

5:00 - 7:30 PM, Monday 30th September
Bentley's Bar (in Haere-Roa)

➤ Terms and Conditions

Trading Competition Terms and Conditions

Registrations are now closed