Stock Trading Simulation
In the capital market topic, Social Eleventh grade were given the opportunity to join in Stock Trading Simulation. This event took less than 3 weeks. In this event, every student did stock trading simulation. This stock trading simulation followed realtime at Indonesia Stock Exchange.
At the beginning, every student was asked to make virtual account at stockbit website. Every student was given virtual fund for 100.000.000 IDR. Students who were able to show significant stock portfolio growth would be the winner of the simulation.
After going through three weeks, Ferdy Vernando became the winner of the simulation. One of the trading decision that made his stock portfolio grew was when he bought PTBA stock (PT Tambang Batubara Bukit Asam Tbk).
Moreover, the most important thing from this event is how to instill financial literation to student in order to have broader knowledge of how stock works in real life as well as to have career options before directly contribute to the society.