England Inter-schools Events

The events

Your teams of five Year 10 students will be competing against other schools during a session of simulated trading on the financial markets, making decisions under pressure, taking calculated risks and experiencing the excitement of the trading floor.

This enjoyable and rewarding challenge will give your students an insight into career opportunities within the financial services sector and help them develop important skills such as communication, problem-solving and working with others.

Subject areas supported

Applied Maths, STEM, Business Studies, Economics, Key Skills, Financial Capability, Enterprise, and Work-related Learning.

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Preparation materials

If your school is taking part in one of the inter-schools Stock Market Challenge events, you can access the preparation materials using the password sent to you when you registered.

Participating Schools:

Alliance Manchester Business School Event

Audenshaw School

Bedford High School

Burnage Academy for Boys

Dean Trust Rose Bridge

Harrytown Catholic High School

Hyde Community College

Longdendale High School

Manchester Enterprise Academy

Manchester Health Academy

North Chadderton School & Sixth Form

Parrenthorn High School

Priestnall School

St Anne's Academy

St Anne's RC High School

St Edmund Arrowsmith School

St Paul's Catholic High School

St John Fisher Catholic High School

St Mary's Catholic High School

The Blue Coat School Oldham

The Derby High School

Thornleigh Salesian College

Unsworth Academy

West Hill School

Whalley Range High School

England Inter-schools Events

  • Thursday 26 March
    Whitworth Hall, University of Manchester

Who should attend

Year 10 students interested in higher education who want to experience first-hand what university may have to offer them in the future.

To register

To register your school contact us on 01225 484 721 or email us at mail@globalinvestorsims.com

Contact us on 01225 484721

...or at mail@globalinvestorsims.com

"Dealing Room allows pupils to apply their understanding of mathematics to a real life situation in such a creative and refreshing way. I have written this into the scheme of work for all our KS4 classes. It's FAB!"

Lindsay Porter, Head of Maths, Moorside High School, Salford

"We have just used the Trading Floor simulation for our Enterprise Day. It was amazing. The pupils loved it."

Steve Little, Head of Business Studies, Cockburn College of Arts, Leeds

"There are many competing resources available but Global Investor is particularly engaging for our pupils."

Steven Rees, Assistant Headteacher, Y Pant School

"The Finance Lab event has been a brilliant success for all our students. One of our main objectives is to foster links with professional bodies and industry and this is a great way of bringing these elements together."  

Dr. Lisa Bradley, Head of Department of International Business, University of Ulster