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28 days trading challenge for university students.
5th Nov – 2nd Dec 2018. Signup begins 1st Oct.

Bull Run


A grand prize worth £1000 or 2 months’ work experience at Finatext UK Ltd.

Prizes awarded to best overall trader, most improved trader and best university + runner-up prizes

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Who can participate?

The Bull Run is open to 18+ year-old students from Hult International Business School, Imperial College, LIBF and Queen Mary University of London.

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  • Fill out the form below, using your university email.
  • Once your registration is complete, you will be provided with Pipster’s guide for entry-level starters in online Crypto and Forex trading.
  • After downloading Pipster and signing up with your university email, you will be provided with full access to a virtual trading account, loaded with £500 for virtual trading.
  • YOU HAVE 28 DAYS TO PROVE YOUR BEST TRADING STRATEGY using the full range of Pipster’s features, including our comprehensive learning materials, our in-app community and trading indicators – including The Curve, our unique Social Sentiment Indicator for Bitcoin.
  • To win, you will be required to provide a Strategy Report explaining what your strategy was, how you used the indicator tools, what you shared with the community and how you learned from failure as well as success.
    Pipster specialists will analyse the data provided by all participants, including trading results and Strategy Reports. This is how we will choose the winner.
60% Trading data

  • 50% profitability
  • 15% strategy
  • 30% risk management
  • 5% trading frequency
  • 30% Strategy Report
  • 10% Community Participation

The Best University will be determined by the overall score of its students. For more information, read the full Terms and Conditions.

There are 9 prizes to be won in total:

  • ONE Grand Prize PER UNIVERSITY worth £1000 (Conditioned in winners’ eligibility to open a live Pipster trading account. Read more here) OR two months’ work experience at Finatext UK Ltd.
  • FOUR Runner-up prizes for most improved traders PER UNIVERSITY.
  • ONE Prize for top trading university.
  • Winners will be offered a two month work experience opportunity with Pipster team or £1000 credited to their live trading account (conditional to winner passing all FCA required verification checks including ID and AML). Work experience may be extended if interns do an exemplary job.
  • Top university wins the Pipster Bull Run 2018 trophy.

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