Leaderboard winners

How many Asset class winners will there be there and what is that prize?

Each (6) asset class will have a single winner with a $1,000 prize. 

What are the asset classes?

  • Energy (Micro WTI)
  •  Equity Index (Micro S&P500, Micro Nasdaq-100, Micro Russell 2000, Micro Dow)
  • Cryptocurrencies (Micro Bitcoin, Micro Ether)
  • FX (Micro Euro, Micro AUD)
  • Interest Rates (Micro 10-Year Yield)
  •  Metals (Micro Gold, Micro Silver)

Can I win both an Overall and individual Asset class prize?

No. Winners can only claim a single prize. Overall Leaderboard winners are ineligible for asset class Leaderboard prizes.

Can I win multiple Asset classes?

No. Challenge participants may only win one prize during a single trading challenge.

How can I check if I qualify to win a prize?

You must be 18+ years or older and reside in a qualifying country. Please review our T&Cs for more information.

Eligibility Checklist

What do I need to complete for the Eligibility Checklist?

Two courses must be completed.  Completion status will be displayed on your Challenge Dashboard page.

What happens if I don’t complete the Eligibility Checklist before the end of the challenge?

Participants that do not fully complete all items in the Eligibility Checklist before Friday, February 11, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. CT/17:00 UTC will not be considered for any cash prize. Full details and T&Cs here.


The Practice Simulator uses 10 minute delayed data, is that the same for the Challenge?

The Trading Challenge Simulator will use live market data to match simulated trades. The Practice Simulator does use delayed data and it is made available prior to the start of the challenge to get you familiar with the trading platform.

I did not register for the challenge before the deadline, can I still join?

Unfortunately participation is limited to those who registered for the challenge before the deadline Sunday, February 6, 2022 at 5:00 pm CT/22:00 UTC.

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