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All new ForexBall: the most educational, social and global competition there is! 2013.02.18

February 18, 2013 12:39

Dear traders!

The ForexBall International Trading Championship, hosted by Admiral Markets, has been completely overhauled, giving you more: It’s more lucrative, more global, more social, more educational – to provide an even more exciting and informative competition for you! Registration for the challenge is open from February 20, 2013.

Play for fun, learn for real – that’s the motto of the refurbished ForexBall! The Forex Contest is the most comprehensive training and learning opportunity for both beginners and versed traders. No matter if you try your hand at trading currencies for the first time, you want to improve upon your current strategy or you want to learn about different forms of analysis: The ForexBall gives you a chance to do so without any risk of losing money!

Meet players from all over the world in a challenging contest, competing with the best for the title of ForexBall Champion. But it’s not all about the fight: Apart from the contest, you can now network and exchange opinions with successful competitors – making the most of the new social features in the ForexBall community.

The all new ForexBall never stops! It runs all year long, with every round lasting from Monday 10-00 GMT until Friday 14-00 GMT – the hottest 100 hours of trading! Four rounds form one season. Prizes are distributed for both round and season winners, with the total prize pool exceeding half a million US dollar! Find out more about the prizes in the Terms & Conditions.

The ForexBall advantages at a glance:

  • More educational: The new ForexBall provides you with all the info and training you need for successful trading: The contest homepage features economic and financial news, Forex market analyses, and articles. Register for webinars read the Admiral Markets experts’ opinions – all directly on!
  • More global: Meet a diverse group of traders from all over the world! In the weekly rounds, you compete with other participants from your geographical region, divided into five divisions. In the four-weekly seasons, the competition is global: The best seasonal traders are determined from all the participants worldwide. Take part in the most global Forex competition there is!
  • More social: In the new ForexBall community, you can view other players’ profiles, check their trading history and connect with fellow traders. Exchange views, discuss strategies or share information in the forum. Make the most of the new social networking features – don’t just learn by yourself, learn from others as well.
  • More lucrative: A total of $541,000 per year is at stake in the ForexBall! One prize pool of $445,000 is available for the weekly rounds: In each of the five divisions – that is Europe, Russia and CIS Latin America, Asia, and Rest of the World – the three top earners receive prizes: $1,000 for the first place, $500 for the second place, and $250 for the third place. A second prize pool of $96,000 per year will be distributed amongst the traders with the best seasonal results: Independent of the division, the three most profitable players of the four-weekly season will receive $5,000, $2,000 and $1,000 respectively.

The ForexBall is carried out on Admiral Markets demo accounts. Every participant starts with $10,000 of demo money – and has 100 hours to make the most of it. Get ready for the challenge, open your ForexBall contest account today! Registration is free and there is no risk of losing your own money – only winning ours! You can join a round or a season at any time, so go ahead and register now! From the beginner to the experienced trader, you can use this opportunity to either learn the ropes or show the world that you really are the best trader out there!

If you have any questions, we are happy to help! Just send an email to

Happy trading wishes you
Admiral Markets