Finance Lab and Dealing Room are online, multi-player simulations that transform trading on the financial markets into accessible and enjoyable collaborative learning experiences.
They enable tutors to simulate the unique intensity and excitement of 'live' office-based trading in a learning suite.
They allow the illustration and application of concepts in economics and finance in a way that closely reflects real-world financial decision-making.
The simulations enable students to develop essential mathematical techniques and applications, apply their business and economic understanding, and develop their key skills in a collaborative and time-pressured team game.
Skills & knowledge
The simulations have been specifically designed to help students to develop the skills and knowledge associated with the world of business and finance.
Outreach & enrichment
Institutions will find the simulations useful for outreach and enrichment activities, or for induction and enterprise days.
It will assist outreach departments wishing to work with young people who are about to make their first independent higher education and career decisions.
Subject areas & academic levels
Suitable for Social Science and Management Faculties, and Business Schools offering courses in Accounting, Business, Economics & Finance and Management.
- AS/A Level / Scottish Higher National
- Professional / CPD courses