[ugrads] {Disarmed} Fwd: 2013 CME Group Commodity Trading Challenge – Save the Date

Fred J. Hickernell hickernell at iit.edu
Thu Dec 13 10:22:09 CST 2012



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> From: CME Group Trading Challenge <trading.challenge at cmegroup.com>
> Subject: 2013 CME Group Commodity Trading Challenge – Save the Date
> Date: December 13, 2012 10:02:28 AM CST
> To: hickernell at iit.edu
> Reply-To: CME Group Trading Challenge <trading.challenge at cmegroup.com>
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> CME Group would like to invite you to Save the Date
> for the 2013 Commodity Trading Challenge
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> The Electronic Trading Team-Based Competition
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> Practice Round: February 11-13, 2013
> Preliminary Round: February 13-28, 2013
> Championship Round: March 4-15, 2013
> www.cmegroup.com/tradingchallenge
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> CME Group's Commodity Trading Challenge is a complimentary four-week electronic trading competition where teams of undergraduate and graduate students can trade Crude Oil, Gold and Corn Futures in a simulated trading environment on a real-time professional trading platform provided by CQG.
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> Top ranking students will be eligible for cash prizes and exclusive CME Group experiences.
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> This competition is an annual event and the number of schools that participate has grown each year - with 90 schools from 6 countries and over 160 teams competing in 2012. The Commodity Trading Challenge is a unique chance for students to learn hands on techniques for trading futures. 
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> More details about the competition (including any open outcry components) will be revealed in the coming weeks, but please be sure to put this year's Challenge dates on your calendar.
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> REGISTRATION DATES
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> Registration in cooperation with a faculty advisor opens Monday, January 7, 2013.
> Registration for the general student population opens Monday, January 14, 2013.
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> *Registration will be available by visiting www.cmegroup.com/tradingchallenge
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> Each team leader is responsible for registering their team prior to the competition. We currently limit the number of teams eligible to compete per school to two graduate and two undergraduate teams. Each team must consist of 3-5 students.
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> There is no fee to register and training on the CQG platform will be provided prior to the competition. 
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> Additional information on the rules and regulations of the competition will be available before registration. 
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> Please forward this information to any student you think may be interested. We look forward to your participation in the competition!
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> *If you have questions or would like to be included in our email distributions regarding the 2013 Commodity Trading Challenge, please email trading.challenge at cmegroup.com.
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Fred J. Hickernell, Professor and Chair
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