Case Competition

2022 Case Competition

Derivates Trading Challenge

SWIF is looking to host its first trading challenge. Show and test your derivates knowledge in this unique 3-week trading challenge on the CME trading simulator. You will be given access to short explanatory videos before trading. Leader dashboard will be displayed in real time to track your progress and position. Trade your way up to the top to win attractive prizes. Top 3 teams will be awarded exclusive prizes.


TBD in Fall 2022

Registration requirement

Teams of 1-3 (can be assigned if you don’t have a team)

Challenge Details

  • Products available to trade: Futures and Options
  • Sectors available: Energy, Equity Index, Foreign Exchange and Cryptocurrencies
  • Each participant will start with a $100,000 trading account
  • Participants can only hold a maximum of 10 contracts for each product at any one time

If you are interested in participating, please contact us.

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