Györkő Dorisz Tue, 2018/09/11 - 13:57
In the fall semester of the 2018/2019 academic year the Investment Club of the University of Pécs (UP) in collaboration with Institution of Finance and Accounting introduces the Game of Stocks competition.
Game of Stocks is the virtual stock market competition of the Investment Club of the University of Pécs embedded in a free of choice course for students, who wants to acquire some knowledge in the field of equity investment.
In this semester long (10 weeks) competition you can challenge yourself on the virtual stock markets by developing your own investment policy based on real time data.
How does it work?
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How can you apply for the competition?
What is UP Investment Club?
UP Investment Club is a student run organization that provides real world financial experience in the investment banking industry. The investment club is overseen by academic advisors from the Finance and Accounting Institute, who will aid students with the investment simulation, and research projects. The academic advisors will also conduct a certificate program alongside the club. This program is designed to teach the student specific competencies they will need in the financial workforce.
The investment club also organises networking and promotional events between the students and prospective employers. The investment club aims to connect employers with the best equipped graduates for their company.
Mission & Vision Statement
Our mission is promote financial literacy, connect students with prospective employers and alumni, and invest in the future of students by better preparing them for the investment banking industry.
Our vision is to develop students into elite investment analyst for employers and enhance their network for their future careers.
Enhance students problem solving and communication skills