How to Trade
How-to: Company Pages
How to: Discovery
How-to: Portfolio Holdings
How to: Activity
How to: Leaderboard
How to: Performance
How to: Challenges
Portfolio Management 101
What is a Stock?
How to Choose a Stock
Active Trading vs Portfolio Management
How to start testing multiple strategies
What is Portfolio Management Strategy?
What is Diversification?
What is the Diversification Score?
How to Build a Basic ETF Portfolio
What are asset-classes?
What is Industry Exposure?
What is Geopolitical Exposure?
How to read impact on diversification
What is an ETF?
How to Choose ETFs
What is short selling?
What is a Bond?
What is an Option?
What is the Combined Score?
What is the Engagement Score?
Sharpe Ratio Challenge
Market Basics Challenge
How do I measure performance?
What portfolio analytics are available?
How do I compare my portfolio to the benchmark?
What is Volatility?
What is Return?
What is Sharpe Ratio?
How to Improve Sharpe Ratio
How do I measure risk?
What are average excess returns?
What is a good Sharpe Ratio?
Credit-Suisse Recruitment Simulation
Preparing for recruitment
How to: use EquitySim to improve your recruitment potential
Showcasing your work on EquitySim
Designing a stand-out resume
Preparing for the S+T interview
STAR Structure for Behavioural Interview Questions
Interview Prep: Tell me about yourself
Interview Prep: Pitch me an Investment Idea
Interview Practice - Partner Exercise
Interview Prep: What to wear
White paper: Simulation-based hiring
Helping Fortune 500's hire diverse talent
Case Study: 2019 Credit-Suisse Results
2022 Credit-Suisse Challenge
2022 Financial Markets Campus Recruitment Insights
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How to: Challenges
Updated by Justin Ling
What is it for? Communicate your goals, performance, and achievements in your learning challenge.
Access the Challenge page on the left-hand navigation. Note: Only those who are enrolled in a challenge will see the challenge tab.
The overview page shows how you can "win" the challenge. The primary score you want to maximize is the "Combined Score." The challenge page shows the components of the Combined score, and how you are performing on each component.
Messages are posts that challenge hosts provide to participants. The message page includes an activity table to show recent activity performed by participants in this challenge.
The Participants tab displays all the other learners participating in this challenge, and how you rank on Combined Score and the components of the Combined Score relative to other learners.
Click on a learner to view their strategy: