We are always adding something new to StockTrak! We have added this changelog to make sure professors are always up to date with the newest enhancements and class management tools.
Custom Time Zones Now Available (12/11/2018) - StockTrak is based on the East Coast, which means our servers operate in New York Time. This conveniently syncs up with trading on American equities exchanges, but not very well for European and Asian exchanges. We also have received some Read More New class rules – Diversification (12/11/2018) - Every class that uses StockTrak is different - some focus on equities, others derivatives, still others on Forex or Bonds. However, all classes have one thing in common: an emphasis on portfolio diversification. StockTrak has supported basic diversification rules for Read More Public Portfolios (10/1/2018) - One of the most common requests we get from instructors is if students can see each other’s trades. Well, now they can!One of the most common requests we get from teachers is if students can see each other’s trades. Well, Read More More International Exchanges Now Available (9/10/2018) - More international exchanges are now available for your class!We just upgraded our data feeds to accommodate more exchanges than ever - classes now have access to over 40 equities markets in the StockTrak platform.The new exchange include, but are not Read More Cryptocurrency Trading Is Here (8/29/2018) - Cryptocurrency trading has arrived on StockTrak!Based on our survey of students and professors in Spring 2018, over 90% of students and over 60% of professors requested we add cryptocurrencies as a new security type, available for trading. You asked and Read More New Class Creation Help (8/29/2018) - When you set up your class on StockTrak, there are over 50 different settings you can tweak to make the best possible simulation for your class.Unfortunately, 50 settings can be also a bit overwhelming for new professors. To help simplify Read More New Personal Finance Tools (1/12/2018) - StockTrak has been the leader for investments simulations over 27 years, but we are also one of the most powerful supplements included with college and university Personal Finance classes.To make our platform the absolute best it can be for Personal Read More Forex Trading (12/10/2017) - Full Forex trading has come to StockTrak!Long-time professors may already be familiar with our Spots trading pit - we have allowed students to trade currency and commodity spot contracts using a simplified trading interface, similar to a stock trade. However, Read More New Feature – Trade Notes (7/10/2017) - It is essential that students are able to justify every trade placed while using StockTrak - most professors already require students to write summaries of their trading activities, usually as a final report or presentation of their portfolio. The only Read More Assignments Upgrade (6/5/2017) - A common request we receive is professors looking for ways to make StockTrak more accessible for students in entry-level classes - students who are first starting to understand the fundamentals of investments and finance, or participating in remote classes with Read More Student-Only Rankings (5/8/2017) - One of the most common requests we've received from professors is to remove themselves from the class ranking, leaving only student accounts. We have just as many professors who like to leave "benchmark" portfolios for students to compete against, keeping Read More Open Positions Sorting (5/8/2017) - The Open Positions on StockTrak have just gotten an upgrade.Now from the "list" view, students can sort their holdings alphabetically, quantity held, price paid, last price, market value, or profit/loss. Simply click the column heading of the value you would Read More New Career Center (11/30/2016) - This might be the most valuable update to StockTrak yet!Last year, over 80% of students who used StockTrak believed it made them a stronger candidate in the job market, and we take that information seriously. We want to help your Read More Exercising Options Upgrade (9/6/2016) - If your class includes options trading or derivatives, you have probably covered options, and how to exercise them, in great detail.In the past, StockTrak generally discouraged students from exercising options, since it is generally more profitable to sell the option Read More StockTrak New Features For Fall 2016 (6/14/2016) - Everything you ever wanted to teach your next investments or finance classes StockTrak Set To Launch A Completely Redesigned Trading Platform The StockTrak Team has been working very hard to offer you the best stock market simulation and virtual trading Read More Real-Time Class Rankings (4/22/2016) - The Achilles Heel of big class competitions on StockTrak used to be the lag between when your students' portfolio values updated, and when they moved in the rankings. For big classes, this delay could be over 2 hours long.With this Read More New Streaming Prices (1/6/2016) - Using StockTrak could be an exercise of patience for students who day trade - constantly refreshing the Open Positions to see price movements can be draining.Not anymore!With our most recent upgrade, the Open Positions now flashes price updates as they Read More New webservers – faster than ever! (12/10/2015) - This semester we have been working hard at some back-end upgrades to help StockTrak grow into the future.This week we completed a serious upgrade to our webserver space - in short terms, StockTrak is now much faster and more reliable Read More New Series 7 Course Available (3/10/2015) - Do you have students looking forward to a career as a Stock Broker? They will need the Series 7 certification!StockTrak has partnered with Securities Training Corporation, who has trained over 75% of professionals working on Wall Street today in at Read More New Option Payout Diagrams (3/2/2015) - Options trading on StockTrak just got better with our new Option Payout Diagrams!Now, as soon as a student pulls up a quote for an option, we will also draw the payout diagram showing the break-even points and estimated profit for Read More New Open Positions Charts (2/16/2015) - The new wave of portfolio management is here!With our most recent update, all StockTrak users can view their Open Positions either with the classic list view, or switch to brand-new Charts.The charts can toggle between the performance of each user's Read More TraderEx Is Now Available For All StockTrak Users! (1/26/2015) - StockTrak is the world's leading portfolio simulation, but what if you could also include a trading simulation with your class?With TraderEx, you can! What is TraderEx?TraderEx is a way to simulate working as a Wall Street trader throughout a single trading Read More New System Messages (12/19/2014) - New System Messaging has been added to StockTrak!These new system messages appear as a colored bar at the top of the screen - these are used by our team to relay important information to all users, such as market closures Read More New Research Tools Now On StockTrak! (5/26/2014) - Using StockTrak in your finance and investing classes just got a lot easier!Starting today, the "Quotes" page on StockTrak has a new suite of professional-grade research tools at your students' disposal.This powerful new addition brings the StockTrak simulation to a Read More