Five 6th year pupils, Ross O'Neill, Tadhg St Leger Quinn, Harry Wall, Gareth Hughes and Luca Haran (Team Leader) won the prestigious Bank of Ireland Bond Trader Challenge today in the Maldron Hotel in Tallaght.
What is the Bond Trader Challenge?
It is a game that teaches a number of concepts;
Who is it for?
The Bond Trader challenge is designed for 5th and 6th year Business Studies, Accounting and Economics students.
How does it work?This is all done through a fun, interactive, competitive game.
The challenge begins with;
Each team consists of 5 students who will have to respond to real market scenarios and make decisions on how to manage their own bond portfolio under time pressure. The challenge has 8 scored rounds with an interval after round 4. The winning team will be the team who scored the most over 8 rounds.