Global Money Week and the Financial and Economic Game of Libertex
The financial and economic games tournament involving undergraduate students of Belarusian higher education institutions was held at the National Bank on March 16, 2015. The National Bank in consort with the Exchange Trade School organized this event as part of Global Money Week.
As many as 80 students from four higher education institutions of the country took part in the tournament: the Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus, Maxim Tank Belarusian State Pedagogical University, Belarusian State Technological University, and Belarusian National Technical University.
Mr. Sergey Dubkov, Deputy Chairman of the Board of the National Bank, gave a keynote speech before the tournament wishing young participants to improve their financial knowledge.
At the beginning of the game young people were grouped into teams. Skilled presenters played the game with each team. The tournament was played approximately two hours. The students quickly learned the rules of the financial game. As young people mastered and played an exciting financial game of Libertex they gained real experience in investing and learned how to manage their time and money. They will certainly benefit from this in future. Two hours later the winner was announced at each table.
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