The global leader in investment networks and social trading platforms is launching its first challenge – and it’s open to all. Take part in the first social trading challenge that’s open to all. Two challenges for the chance to win €11,000 of prizes. Prizes include travel and a VR headset to reward your trading performance. 5 winning teams & 5 investors will win prizes!
A two-in-one challenge - Double your chances of reaching the final:
- INVESTMENT GAME
Achieve the best trading performance (as an individual)
As an individual, take part in the Investment Game on the eToro platform.
You’ll have €100,000 of virtual currency to invest in keeping with your strategies. This investment game is a three-month sprint. The best investors will be invited to the final and rewarded for their success. (without leverage or CFDs – see details)
Open to everyone, there’s no need to have any financial knowledge or experience to take part in this challenge. You can take financial training courses and use the eToro tool.
- INVESTMENT GAME + STRATEGY PROJECT
Imagine the finance of the future (as a team)
For those who are even more ambitious, take part in the Strategy Project as well as the Investment Game.
Submit your project in one of the two following categories:
- eToro platform
Enjoy an even more rewarding experience – and don’t forget that this means twice as many chances of getting to the final! You could even be asked to attend the final both for your strategy application and for your investment results.
Trading & Strategy
Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Social trading.
This is a dream opportunity for you to learn the essentials and to discover or showcase your financial skills!
Throughout the challenge, a range of opportunities will be available to you:
- An opportunity to receive free information on the eToro tool and the world of finance
- A rewarding experience that will help your profile to stand out among recruiters
- Twice as many chances of getting to the final with this two-in-one challenge
The Challenge consists of several rounds:
- Round One. Deliverables will be accepted from 29th August at 9am [UTC+2] to 26th November at 11:59pm [UTC+2]. At the end of this Round, up to 30 winning Deliverables will be selected to proceed to Round Two.
- Round Two. Deliverables will be accepted from 2nd December 2019 at 9am [UTC+2] to 15th January at 11:59pm [UTC+2]. At the end of this Round, up to 10 winning Deliverables will be selected to proceed to the Final Round.
- Final Round. Participants are not required to upload a Deliverable on the Challenge website for this Final Round. Joint final: for both challenges 26 March 2020 in Paris. In Paris, on March 26, the finalists of the strategy and investment game projects present a 5-minute pitch at the Grand Final. Each presentation is followed by a 5-minute Q&A period with the Jury.
Opportunity is About:
Candidates should be from:
Description of Ideal Candidate:
This Challenge is open and offered solely to:
- Student. Any individual aged eighteen (18) years and/or with full legal capacity, who (i) is currently enrolled at a post-secondary institution or (ii) has recently graduated from a post-secondary institution less than 2 years before the current scholar year, with a student card to prove it. Each student may only participate once in each Challenge. If the participant is a minor, you must provide this authorization signed by a parent or guardian in the name of the minor.
- Individual Participant. Individuals aged eighteen (18) years and/or with full legal capacity at the time of registration. Each Individual Participant may only participate once in each Challenge.
Deadline: January 05, 2020
Cost/funding for participants:
- Prizes for the best investors:
- 1st: If you win first prize, you’ll win a €1400 gift certificate for Voyageurs du Monde. Voyageurs du Monde helps you to create a truly unforgettable and fully customized premium trip! To organize your prize, you’ll get in touch with the agency and have a meeting with them to make sure it’s the perfect match for you and your budget. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
- 2nd: Enter the world of virtual reality with this Plug & Play kit! Virtual reality is on everyone’s lips, and it’s the perfect way to create unforgettable experiences for you and your friends. Prize worth €1000. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
- 3rd: The essential accessory for real-time tracking of your investments’ performance. An Apple Watch worth €500. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
4th: Light yet powerful, this little speaker can be at your side wherever you go to create the perfect atmosphere, whether that’s a picnic with your friends or on top of a mountain as the sun sets. Prize worth €200. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
- 5th: A Google Home assistant worth €100 so you can enjoy the amazing experience of voice control and artificial intelligence. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
- Prizes for the best strategy projects:
- 1st: Enjoy a weekend away worth up to €700. The ideal opportunity to visit a European capital that you’ve always wanted to see. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
- 2nd: The essential accessory for real-time tracking of your investments’ performance. An Apple Watch worth €500. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
- 3rd: The age of petrol and electric RC cars is over. Win a remote-controlled drone with inbuilt camera worth €200. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
- 4th: Choose between a Ledger hardware wallet to secure your cryptocurrency transactions and a Google Home assistant. Prize worth €100. (or equivalent in gift certificates)
- 5th: Something on your Amazon wishlist that you’ve had your eye on for a while? We’ll give you a €50 Amazon voucher towards it. (or equivalent in gift certificates)