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For Business

Use the simulations for staff development and team-building. Sponsor an inter-schools event in your region or buy the resource for a local school. Facilitates links between schools, EBPs and businesses.

Special Offer

Spanish versions of Finance Lab and Dealing Room included free. Buy Now

Opportunities

Many companies have benefitted from the versatility of Stock Market Challenge.  It sits comfortably beside existing team-building and skills development tools. Or it can bcome a key part of a community relations programmes, offering substantial opportunities to make important links with schools, colleges and universities.

Companies that have used Stock Market Challenge include Barclays, Santander, NYSE, Citi, HML, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan, BNP Paribas, Standard Life, HSBC, Royal & Sun Alliance and Telekurs Financial.

Skills development

Stock Market Challenge is a powerful team-based, interactive business application which brings out the healthy competitive instincts in players as they collaborate with team mates and battle with opponents to achieve the winning fund.

It is an innovative way for Learning & Development (L&D) professionals to make training more effective and engaging for their staff.  It is most useful for those responsible for designing and delivering HR-related L&D, including induction, leadership and management, core skills development, strategic training projects and performance management.

Community relations

We encourage companies to use Stock Market Challenge as part of their community involvement programmes.  For example, a company could sponsor the resource for their local school(s) as part of a strategic community alliance, which could include their staff mentoring young people using the resource in schools.

Career pathways

Companies and public sector organisations are linking up with the Stock Market Challenge inter-school and inter-university competitions throughout the country as part of a higher education and career development programme.  With the game’s natural link to the financial services sector, it has become a core component of company sponsorship programmes and government career development initiatives.

Price and licence

Prices for business customers will depend on the number of users and sites.  Pease contact us for a quote. 

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"We have found Global Investor to be an excellent resource. Our Year 10 Enterprise Day link-up with the GCSE English ‘Speaking and Listening’ assessment makes for a enthralling and rigorous day for the boys."

Peter Sunley, Head of Economics and Business Studies, Queen Mary’s Grammar School, Walsall

Finance Lab is an excellent exposition of the practical realities of equity market trading.  Specifically it is useful in explaning the information asymmetries around how prices are formed in the equity markets as well as showing how important news items can 'move the market’.

Dr Barry Quinn, Lecturer in Finance & Programme Director MSc Computational Finance and Trading, Queen's University Belfast

"From entry level through to Masters programmes, Finance Lab gives students an understanding of the financial markets and creates an opportunity for them to test their skills and see how they work under pressure. It gives a reality which develops all sorts of entrepreneurial skills."

Lesley Hyder, Principal Lecturer, Southampton Business School

"The Investment Challenge competition gives pupils a real feel for what it would be like to work in this industry and it really interests them."

Hannah Thomas, Economics Teacher, St. Joseph's RC High School

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