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Student Investor Challenge 2018/19

THE RESULTS OF ROUND ONE ARE IN! The final standings for round one of the challenge have been calculated – how did you do?

Semi-finalists will be notified by email; you can also see the list of teams reaching the semi-finals here, or check out everyone's final standings in the first phase of the game here.

Thanks to everyone that participated this year, even if you didn’t make it through to the next stage, congratulations on such a great challenge. You can download a participation certificate here.

The Student Investor Challenge is the UK's premier investment competition with over 400,000 students from 2,500 schools benefiting from the experience in previous years. There are a whole host of prizes available, including a trip to New York!

About the prizes Video guides

Do you have the skills to make a winning portfolio?
The competition involves teams investing virtual money on the London Stock Exchange. You will need to keep your portfolios healthy by following the ups and downs of the market, judging when to buy and sell in order to make a profit.
When does the challenge run?
Trading in the first phase of the challenge ran from 15 October 2018 to 25 January 2019 and is now over. The top 500 teams will now take part in the online semi-finals from 18 February to 15 March 2019.
Teacher's resources
The competition is straightforward, not time-consuming and can be completed entirely outside of lesson times. We have provided some student guides and teacher notes to get you started.