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UK University Trading Challenge
March 11, 2019

Participants experience an incomparable simulation of real-world trading while demonstrating their abilities to analyze, strategize, make decisions, and give presentations. They get an invaluable glimpse into the real world of the capital markets as well as true insight into themselves and their suitability to a finance career.

The next London University Trading Challenge opens Registration on Jan 8th and closes on Feb 1st. This years LIVE portion will be on February 28th 2018 at Cass Business School. London, UK.

The approach we took towards creating the competition, was to draw upon our root in training in the capital markets. We wanted to provide students the same type of challenges that they would encounter in a new Analysts or Associate program.

In the realistic and intensely educational competition, teams of 4- students go head-to-head in simulated situations in four (4) distinct challenges: 1) Trading Challenge, 2) Portfolio Challenge, 3) Treasury Challenge, and 4) Investment Banking Presentation. Each competition area highlights products or strategies exclusive to the capital markets. See below for details on each of the three segments.

Trading Challenge – 25% of the Competition Results
Portfolio Challenge – 25% of the Competition Results
Treasury Challenge – 25% of the Competition Results
Investment Banking Presentation Challenge – 25% of the Competition Results

UTC Sponsors
- International Treasury Services EMEA
- Marney Capital
- Lawrence Clarke Investment Management
- Society of Technical Analysts
- Capital Wave Inc.

Below are past participating schools
Boston College
Bournemouth University
Brunel University – West London
Cass Business School - City University
Cedarville University
Christopher Newport University
City University London
Concordia University
Coventry University
Cranfield University
Derby University
Drexel University
Fordham University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Hofstra University
Kingston University London
Lethbridge College
Middlesex University
NJIT – New Jersey Institute of Technology
Northeastern University
NYU – New York University
Penn State University
Princeton University
Rutgers University
Saint Mary’s University
SOAS University of London
Stevens Institute of Technology
Syracuse University
Temple University
Tulane University
UCLA/ Anderson
Université catholique de Louvain
Université Laval
University College London
University of Brighton
University of Delaware
University of East London (UEL)
University of Greenwich
University of Lethbridge
University of London – SOAS
University of London – Birkbeck
University of Minnesota
University of New Haven
University of Ontario Institute of Technology
University of Pennsylvania / Wharton
University of Portland
University of Rochester / Simon School of Business
University of Texas – Dallas
University of Toronto / Rotman School of Business
University of Virginia / Darden School of Business
University of West London
Washington University in St Louis
Cass Business School - City University
1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Teams

Team members will have access to same “Summer Intern Training” program that is delivered to the Top Investment Banks. The value of this program is: $3,000 per team member