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Enter the Webtrader Challenge and Play the Global Markets.

Duration of Challenge Period: 01 April 2015 at 08:01 Central African Time (CAT) to 01 June 2015 at 07:59 (CAT)
Registration Period: 01 April 2015 at 08:01 (CAT) to 01 May 2015 at 07:59 (CAT)
Trading Period: 01 May 2015 at 08:01 (CAT) to 01 June 2015 at 07:59 (CAT)

The Standard Bank* Webtrader Challenge “Play the Global Markets” is the ideal opportunity to join many South Africans already using Webtrader, Standard Bank’s newest online trading platform. Test your strategies in trading or investing in a wide range of sophisticated financial instruments such as Shares, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Exchange Traded Commodities (ETCs) and Contract’s for Difference (CFDs) across 29 international stock exchanges and 160+ FX crosses.

Name Rank Account Value Total PNL
Seven Tanks #1 $ 461,943.88 $ 361,943.88
Michelle #2 $ 337,123.55 $ 237,123.55
Vish #3 $ 283,341.32 $ 183,341.32
Tommy #4 $ 279,261.37 $ 179,261.37
Hlengy #5 $ 254,771.11 $ 154,771.11
Money Magnet #6 $ 248,104.78 $ 148,104.78
Drumfire #7 $ 214,761.98 $ 114,761.98
loloh #8 $ 212,996.60 $ 112,996.60
Lungsta #9 $ 202,041.55 $ 102,041.55
Jen Jen #10 $ 176,439.00 $ 76,439.00
Last Updated 01-06-2015 09:34:38
Description Name Total PNL
Overall Winner Seven Tanks $ 361,943.88
Best Trader for Week 4 Reddog $ 34,353.92
Best Trader for Week 3 Vish $ 313,552.55
Best Trader for Week 2 Seven Tanks $ 62,132.00
Best Trader for Week 1 Rezilli $ 137,877.50
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What does the Webtrader Challenge involve?

In order for you to take part in the Webtrader Challenge “Play the Global Markets” you will need to register to open a Webtrader Challenge Account. The challenge gives you the chance to learn about global investing and win a share of USD10,000.00 (ten thousand United States Dollars). Terms and Conditions Apply**.

Each player will be given a simulated amount of USD100,000.00 (one hundred thousand United States Dollars) to trade during the Webtrader Challenge. The winners will be selected based on the profit and loss generated during each of the challenges.

Why should I register to play the Webtrader Challenge?

The Webtrader Challenge provides you with an excellent opportunity to learn more about global investing whilst standing the chance to share in the prize money. You don’t have to be a trading professional to compete or win. Track your trading against fellow players on the website and interact with the team behind the scenes in weekly webinars

The prizes are as follows:

Weekly prizes of USD 1,250.00 for each week A monthly prize of USD 5,000.00 Prizes will be paid into eligible players live Webtrader Trading Accounts. (Terms and Conditions Apply**)

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Market Update 14/05/2015

WHAT HAS HAPPENED OVERNIGHT IN THE US
  • S&P unch, started ok but struggled for momentum after more weak data.
  • USD dropped to 3-&-half-month low (vs EUR c1.14 testing 2-month high - see below).
  • Gold back above $1200 rode weak dollar (also an underpin for copper & oil just off 5-month highs).

Duration of Challenge Period: 01 April 2015 at 08:01 Central African Time (CAT) to 01 June 2015 at 07:59 (CAT)
Registration Period: 01 April 2015 at 08:01 (CAT) to 01 May 2015 at 07:59 (CAT)
Trading Period: 01 May 2015 at 08:01 (CAT) to 01 June 2015 at 07:59 (CAT)

The Standard Bank* Webtrader Challenge “Play the Global Markets” is the ideal opportunity to join many South Africans already using Webtrader, Standard Bank’s newest online trading platform. Test your strategies in trading or investing in a wide range of sophisticated financial instruments such as Shares, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Exchange Traded Commodities (ETCs) and Contract’s for Difference (CFDs) across 29 international stock exchanges and 160+ FX crosses.


*The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited
**Participation in the Webtrader Challenge is subject to the Webtrader Challenge Rules “Play the Global Markets”