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College of Business & Economics

Physical Address:
875 Campus Drive
J.A. Albertson Building 

Mailing Address:
College of Business & Economics University of Idaho 875 Perimeter Drive MS 3161 Moscow, ID 83844-3161

Phone: (208) 885-6725

Fax: (208) 885-5087

Email: cbe@uidaho.edu

ALB 125

Phone: (208) 885-6453

Fax: (208) 885-6296

Email: amberg@uidaho.edu

ALB 225

Phone: (208) 885-6295

Fax: (208) 885-5347

Email: canthony@uidaho.edu

Trading Competition

Mark your calendars for the 2017 Barker Trading Competition!

The competition will run from Monday, April 3, 2017 through Monday, April 17, 2017. Participants are provided with a free trading software platform and manage a $100,000 simulated trading account to compete for $1,000 in prize money. Registration will be open from March 6th until March 30th, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. During this time you may register by sending an email from your @vandals.uidaho.edu account to uibarkertrading@gmail.com.

Students participating in the competition receive training on how to use the software to analyze and execute trades, and then they are turned loose to test their strategies against the market. Trading is allowed in the following contracts including:

  • Exchange Traded Funds (ETF's) traded in the spot market
  • e-mini S&P500 futures
  • e-mini Nasdaq futures
  • Wheat, corn, soybean, and live cattle futures
  • 10 year treasury note futures
  • HenryHub natural gas futures
  • Gold futures
  • Euro-US dollar FX rate futures
Sponsors: Barker Capital Management and Trading Program and the College of Business and Economics.

College of Business & Economics

Physical Address:
875 Campus Drive
J.A. Albertson Building 

Mailing Address:
College of Business & Economics University of Idaho 875 Perimeter Drive MS 3161 Moscow, ID 83844-3161

Phone: (208) 885-6725

Fax: (208) 885-5087

Email: cbe@uidaho.edu

ALB 125

Phone: (208) 885-6453

Fax: (208) 885-6296

Email: amberg@uidaho.edu

ALB 225

Phone: (208) 885-6295

Fax: (208) 885-5347

Email: canthony@uidaho.edu