Xpressions '16 | The Annual Cultural Fest of XIMB



“Don’t save what is left after spending,
Spend what is left after saving”

- Warren Buffet

The Finance association of XIMB, XUB- XFIN brings to you Trade Wars, a comprehensive online trading simulation that awaits you, with opportunity to trade in various equities across major Indian stock markets, on real time quotes. Gear on with your financial strategies, scan the stock markets and measure your appetite and make the best out of the market.


All Graduate and Post Graduate students can apply.

Event format:

Stage 1(Puzzle-a-Stock):

The First Round will be an online quiz to test the basic finance knowledge of the participants to be conducted on 17th October, 2016 10:00 PM
• The quiz will start at 10:00 P.M.
• The password to the “pdf file” containing the questions will be available on X-FIN’s official Facebook page,click on the facebook icon under the contact section of this page.
• You need to like the page to remain updated about the event at all times.
• The answers for the questions should be filled in the Google doc form, the link for which will be shared in the mail.
• Only one entry per team is allowed.
• Number of Questions will be 25.
• The time limit for the quiz is 20 minutes.
• Results will be announced on 19th October 2016.
• The top 100 teams will proceed to stage 2.

If any discrepancy is found in the entries, it would lead to a straight disqualification of the participant.

Stage 2 (Dalal Street):

The Top 100 teams will qualify for Stage 2
Online real time equity trading from 24th Oct, 2016 to 28th Oct, 2016
• Every participant is provided with a virtual cash of Rs. 15,00,000/-
• Trading will be done during live market hours from 9:15 AM to 3:30 PM from Monday to Friday
5 days to trade in equities and build up on your portfolio.
• Trading only in Equities is allowed.
• Cash in hand and closing market value of the portfolio at the end of 28th Oct, 2016 will be used to shortlist the Top 20 Investors.
• The results for stage 2 will be announced on or by 31st Oct, 2016.
• The Top 20 Investors will qualify for the third round which requires the contestants to send their investment strategy and ideas via a power point presentation by 3rd Nov, 2016 EOD.
• The results for the above will be announced on or by 5th Nov, 2016.
• The Top 5 presentation will get the opportunity to present their ideas in front of panel in XIM, Bhubaneshwar Campus.
• The participants are not allowed to change their participant’s name during the event.
• Non-compliance to any of the above mentioned criterion will lead to disqualification.


The decisions of the organizers (X-fin, Finance club, XIMB, XUB) of the contest will be final and binding on all the participants. All further updates to be shared via the FB page, the link is shared below.

Registration window open:10th Oct, 2016, 12 PM
Registration window close: 17th Oct, 2016, 6 PM
Quiz Date: 17th Oct 2016, 10 PM
Quiz results: 19th Oct, 2016
Trading Starts: 24th Oct, 2016
Trading Closes: 28th Oct, 2016

Registration Team Size: One or two

For registration, go to Xpressions ‘16 website and get your Xpressions id and then fill the google form to complete the process.

Link Login details would be communicated by mails on registration.
• Xpressions ID is mandatory for registration. Xpressions ID can be obtained here: Register
• Once the Xpressions ID is received, you can register by filling up the following form: https://goo.gl/forms/zxR2dhDbioSRArQz2