During the session, the participating teams presented their financial performance in both Bahrain Bourse and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during the second trading period of the program which lasted for five weeks.
The teams also reviewed the main difficulties they faced during this period and their risk management techniques, as well as the performance of the companies on their portfolio. Students also outlined their investment strategy for the upcoming trading period (TP3).
The participating schools will make their final presentation for the third trading period on 19th March 2015.
TradeQuest consists of three trading periods where schools are required to make a presentation at the end of each trading period in front of the Investment Review Committee to outline their performance, objectives and strategies.
This year’s TradeQuest program includes 10 school teams, 7 private schools and 3 government schools. The private schools are: Al Wisam International School, Ibn Khuldoon National School, Naseem International School, Al Noor International School, Abdul Rahman Kanoo International School, Bahrain School, and St. Christopher’s School. The government schools are: Al Hidd Secondary Girls School, Sh. Abdulaziz bin Moh’d Secondary Boys School, and Omaima bint Al No’aman Secondary Girls School.