Stock-Trak.com’s Virtual Stock Market Trading Applications selected by a Leading University
Stock-Trak, the web’s leading provider of virtual stock market trading applications for university finance labs and trading rooms, has powered its latest version for the University of the Incarnate Word’s H-E-B-School of Business & Administration in San Antonio, Texas.
Dr. Forrest F. Aven said “UIW is taking the opportunity to invest in bringing best practices to the School of Business & Administration. By having our own branded version of Stock-Trak’s stock market simulation software, students in our dedicated finance program will be able to experience life-like trading environments.
Stock-Trak offers a variety of virtual trading applications for both the academic educational and corporate market. Stock-Trak provides university-branded virtual trading websites for larger universities with trading rooms and/or finance labs, and fully customizable applications for the banking, brokerage, and financial services industry. Stock-Trak also caters to individual investors and offers individual accounts on their site.
“The University of the Incarnate Word is one of the leading comprehensive universities in Texas, striving to educate men and women who will become concerned and enlightened citizens with values developed in a Judeo-Christian tradition and we are very happy that UIW has selected Stock-Trak to power their trading room with our virtual trading application,” says Mark T. Brookshire, Founder of Stock-Trak. “We are pleased to have the students at the University of the Incarnate Word trading on the latest version of our virtual stock exchange which includes expanded coverage of global markets.”
Dr. Forrest F. Aven, dean, UIW H-E-B School of Business & Administration said “UIW is taking the opportunity to invest in bringing best practices to the School of Business & Administration. By having our own branded version of Stock-Trak’s stock market simulation software, students in our dedicated finance program will be able to experience life-like trading environments. This innovation will allow students to simulate trading in markets across the globe, enhancing their employability in this hugely competitive space.”
The new website (http://hebsba.stocktrak.com) allows professors to create custom virtual trading sessions for their students so their students can experience managing portfolios of stocks, options, bonds, futures, mutual funds, and forex.
The StockTrak.com website is the #1 portfolio simulation for university finance classes and trading rooms. Stock-Trak is used by over 1,000 professors each year and their 60,000+ students. So far, over 30 universities have taken advantage of Stock-Trak’s university-branded virtual trading websites. Stock-Trak allows professors to customize a trading period for their class by selecting trading dates, initial cash balance, commission structure, position limits, and other trading parameters.
About Stock-Trak, Inc. Stock-Trak Inc. is the leading provider of stock market simulations, stock market games, and stock trading contests for the high school, university, corporate and consumer markets. Our family of virtual trading and stock market education sites (StockTrak.com, HowTheMarketWorks.com, NationalSMS.com, Investing101.net, Sanebull.com) helps hundreds of thousands of students and adults each year learn how the stock market works and become more confident in their investing decisions. Our robust virtual trading platform can also be customized to meet the needs of banks, brokerages, media companies, and other financial websites to enable them to offer their clients a virtual stock trading experience. Founded in 1990, our virtual trading platforms and websites have helped over 3,000,000 individuals learn about the markets and practice their trading skills.
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