XTB Announces Launch of ‘University Trading Challenge’
XTB, a global leader in FX and CFD trading, is launching a trading competition for students and young graduates to begin in mid-April.
The competition, called ‘XTB’s University Trading Challenge’ is an opportunity for students and graduates alikefrom various universities to increase their experience of the financial markets in a risk-free environment, develop their own technical and analytical skills and better understand the relationship between risk and reward.
Participants are given a demo trading account with £10,000 of virtual funds to compete against their fellow students. The student with the highest return on investment (ROI) will be awarded a trading account with £1,200 credit, plus a two-week internship in the analysis department in the company’s headquarters located in Canary Wharf, London. There are also additional prizes for other high-ranking students.
Omar Arnaout, organiser of the competition and Sales Manager of XTB said: “This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in the financial markets to increase their experience and develop a solid foundation to trade in the future. We’ll offer the most promising trader a place on our highly popular internship scheme, which is helpful for anyone looking to build their CV and gain experience in the finance industry.”