Mock trading

Mock trading

The simulated trading of securities used as a learning device in training investors and broker.

Mock Trading

A computer simulation of trade used in training brokers and investment managers. Different companies offer mock trading programs at different price ranges, but a few companies offer mock trading programs for free over the Internet, much like a computer game. Most programs are fairly realistic, tracking markets and simulating trade at current prices. Different programs concentrate on specific markets. For example, mock trading programs have been developed for the foreign exchange and commodity markets.
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Another key feature of the program focused on educating the students about the Jamapunji portal, Pakistan's first gateway to investor education and investment products to enhance students understanding of the process of investing and trading in the stock market, a mock trading competition is also being held for university students through the Jampunji platform to help students learn about building and analyzing investment portfolios.
ShenYi is also participating in the mock trading competition organized by China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX) as the market prepares for the launch of CSI300 index options.
The online platform also offers facility for demo registration for mock trading.
It has also started mock trading activities to familiarise members.
The EGX head talked also about the pre-trading sessions, he said he will receive the technical component from the financial instruments trading systems company OMX by 10 December, then there will be two weeks of mock trading sessions before finally implementing the exploratory apparatus by the end of the year, which will require a review of the price limits mechanisms.
KSE will hold a presentation for the members followed by a mock trading session and a question-answer session at KSE on October 5, 2009 to explain the salient features and list of all applicable charges.
Attendees also made special trips: to the NYBOT for a fun and lively mock trading session conducted by Mike Fichtel, president, and then to New Jersey for a tour of the Sara Lee-owned Superior-Wechsler roasting facility.
The Singapore Exchange declared the stock market's systems safe from Y2K problems, after a mock trading session held Saturday morning.
Seventeen issues listed on the First Section, including Toshiba, Nissan Motor and Tokyo Electric Power, and three Second Section shares will be used for the mock trading sessions.
And the Chicago Board of Trade, whose vast interests in Congress range from the farm bill to fending off a Clinton-backed transaction tax on futures trading, was host to Democratic senators for a mock trading session and dinner.
The first day the Marines went on the tumultuous trading floor and participated in a mock trading simulation.
A mock trading competition was also held for university students through the Jampunji platform to help students learn about building and analyzing investment portfolios.