18. January 2018 - 0:00 till 23:59

The ESA Presents: Second Annual Stock Trading Competition | Economics Students' Association - ESA | Thursday, 18. January 2018

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The Economics Students' Association is proud to present the second annual ESA Stock Trading Competition. This is your opportunity to showcase your trading prowess and be rewarded for your skill. (York University students only)

We will have one seminar featuring Ralph Ades, Partner at RealGrowth Investment Council and Diana Avigdor, Portfolio Manager and Head of Trading at Barometer Capital Management, that'll kick off the competition, as they will provide us with an experienced perspective on the stock market. This seminar will be held on Wednesday, January 17th, 2:30 p.m at 109 Atkinson College (Harry Crowe room). Participants are expected to attend this event.

The ESA is also partnering with the Advanced Trading Club (ATC) to carry out two workshops early in the competition focusing on two key skills of trading: Technical analysis and fundamental analysis. Stay tuned for the dates of these workshops!

Please see the following information package for a detailed list of rules, instructions, and guides to help you better prepare for the competition:


Officially sponsored by the LA&PS Dean's Office, our prizes are:
1st - $500
2nd - $200
3rd - $100

The following steps will have you registered for the competition: (You must register by 11:59 p.m on January 17th, 2018)
Step 1: Register an account at stockfuse.com

Step 2: Join the 'ESA Stock Trading Competition 2' game on stockfuse.com

Step 3: Register at

Step 4: Begin trading after 9:30 a.m on Wednesday, January 18, 2018

If you have any questions, feel free to message Daniel Thevarasalingam, Melden Pereira, or Economics Students' Association - ESA on Facebook.

We wish you good luck!