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Fantasy Share Portfolio Games:
Fantasy Shares: Observer
- £25,000 in prizes
The Money Observer is
offering everybody one free online entry to their 'Investor of the Year'
contest. Further entries, if required, can be made via a Premium Rate
phone call. So if you've ever fancied being a top fund manager, wheeling
and dealing in the stock market,
now you can.
All you have to do is pick
shares that you believe will be
A tricky task, perhaps, but at least you
won't lose your job if you fail.
lots of prizes to be won, including 10
sets of five
monthly prizes and
a grand end-of-year prize pot, worth a
Select five shares from the
30 companies listed that you believe will show the greatest percentage rise in
share price in 2003 between 1 January and 31 December.
Your selection will qualify for the
monthly and premier prizes.
Predict how many of the 30
shares will be showing a gain in value by the end of the year.
This will be used
as a tiebreaker.
You can only make one entry
via the Money
If you wish to enter again,
simply ring the
Registration Hotline on
0906 470 9239 and follow the prompts to
leave your entry details
& contact information. (60p per
minute, BT Premium Rate).
You can make as many telephone entries
as you like.
Once the competition is in
progress, performance figures for the 30 shares
and winners' names
will be published in the Guardian,
Money Observer every month.
The first monthly prize will
be awarded for the shares showing the greatest percentage rise in the two-month
period of January and February.
List of companies
11 Cadbury Schweppes
21 Marks & Spencer
BAE Systems 13 Diageo
BG Group 14
25 Scottish & Southern
Bradford & Bingley 16 HSBC
26 Smith & Nephew
Brit-Amer. Tobacco 18 Inchcape 28
19 Johnson Matthey
10 BT 20
Deadline for entries is 5pm
Friday 31 January 2003.
City Comment, is the site for investors by investors. It
combines independent market opinion, breaking news and the largest UK trading
game, called Virtual Trader. Play Virtual Trader and you could win cash prizes
whilst experiencing the thrill and excitement of investing in shares. You
can set up your own leagues and have fun competing against family, friends and
BullBearings is a completely free UK fantasy stocks and shares
trading game. Choose from over 2,500 UK stocks to invest £100,000 in.
The site also features our very own virtual financial spread betting simulation
game. users can setup private leagues to compete with their friends or
A free to enter Fantasy Share portfolio game with monthly,
quarterly and yearly cash prizes where an individual could win £4,200 in a year in
one of the most realistic fantasy share game on the internet. Start trading with £200,000 and try to beat the professionals
on the leaderboard. The game begins on 1st April 2002 and lasts for one year.
UK Community website for short-term and daytraders with live
trading rooms, discussion boards, competitions, book store, journals and events
diary. They run two competitions, firstly a UK share competition runs for four
weeks at a time. Traders can buy/short any UK shares, they have a starting
capital of £50k and can hold a portfolio of up to five stocks. More info can be
found here: http://www.trade2win.com/competition/
Their second competition is to do with
predicting the movement of the DOW each week over four weeks. More info can be
found at the bottom of their homepage.
Stock market simulation using real market data.
Times' Fantasy Shares
The Times' Fantasy Shares game challenges you to invest a
fantasy £1 million in real-life stocks and shares and build a world-beating
portfolio in ten separate categories of shares. Stunning prizes are on
offer each week. The online trading game 'Fantasy Shares' is run by The Times
and Bloomberg and gives you the chance to win incredible prizes by proving your
share dealing skills are better than the rest. Game on!
Yahoo! invite you to trade $100,000 each month on a
fantasy stock portfolio. This is an easy to play fantasy share game with
4's Show Me The Money - NOW CEASED
Channel 4's Show Me The Money
dares you to invest a fantasy £100,000 in 5 stocks and make just one trade a
week. Their online share trading game offers weekly prizes of £1,000 along with
a ten weekly prize of £10,000 for the top fantasy share trader!
Factory - NOW CEASED
If you would like to take advantage of a realistic and
educational online trading experience where you can:
- win £500 cash
- enhance your investment knowledge
- build your confidence
then Investor Factory could be for you!
is Money's Fantasy Share Trader game - NOW CEASED
This is Money's Fantasy Share Trader game
runs from June to 31 August 2001. If you are a canny investor you could win a
fantastic £10,000 first prize. Alternatively, you could walk away with one of
our regular weekly prizes of £1,000. Fantasy Share Trader is all about your
ability to judge whether a selection of shares will rise or fall. Buy if you
think a share is undervalued and will rise above the current 'high' price. Sell
if you consider that a share is overvalued and will fall below the current 'low'
price. Get it right and you could win £10,000!