ifs Student Investor Challenge – National Final

Beaconhurst team ‘Goldistockandthe3shares’ have reached the National Final of the ifs Student Investor Challenge 2015 which will be held on Thursday 30th April at the ifs University College in London.  The team is made up of S6 pupils Grant Dillon, Henry Oldfield, Jordan Reed and  Jamie Salem-Dalgety.

 The initial trading competition attracted over 10,000 teams and the investments of the top 50 teams totalled over £7m alone!  The semi-finals saw 80 teams predicting the performance of selected stocks.  The team’s achievements earned them a coveted place in the final eight, which is an outstanding achievement.

 The winners get an all-expenses paid trip to the New York, including a once-in-a-lifetime visit to the New York Stock Exchange.  They also receive £2,000 for their school and £200 for each team member. 

 Everyone has their fingers crossed and are wishing the boys the very best of luck!

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