Trading Simulation

Trading Simulation

This half-day training provides you with the opportunity to participate in several trading sessions as a trader, market maker or day-trader and execute your own trades.

Do you want to experience a live trading session? This half-day training offers the possibility to actively participate in several trading sessions as a trader, market maker or day-trader by managing own trades and measure e your own performance.

This course is intended for everyone - be it as prospective traders to get a feeling for the market and a better understanding of it; be it as back office employees who want to personally experience what they process every day or be it as auditors to get a better understanding of how stock exchanges work.

Course Details
Target audience
  • Young or aspiring traders or other employees of SIX Swiss Exchange Participants or Reporting Members (e.g. back office employees, analysts or relationship managers)
  • Auditors, consultants or software providers
  • Risk and Controlling Managers
  • Or anyone interested in understanding the stock exchange
Course duration 1/2 day
Cost CHF 200 per person, including training materials 
Location SIX premises in Zurich
Language German and English

Please note that cancellations or postponements must be submitted in writing to Member Education at least one week prior to the training date, otherwise no reimbursement of the fee can be guaranteed.

On demand this course can also be offered to universities and school classes. 


  • As an equity trader, market maker or day-trader, participant get assigned own trading lines
  • Using different order types and order books (lit and dark) you can enter your own trades during auctions and continuous trading. Based on Volume Weighted Average Price (VWAP) the own performance and the own P / L can be analysed at any time
  • At the end of each equity trading session, each participant is able to measure the  own performance as compared to the one of other participants as well as to the market.

3-4 trading sessions will be run during the 1/2 day training.


Date Time Course Language Location Booked / Available Cost
06 Oct 2021 14:00 - 17:30 German Zurich 3 / 5 CHF 200 Register

Any questions?

For questions, please contact Member Education.