Phillip Youth Challenge is an annual event that serves to raise awareness of stocks trading and wealth management among youths between the ages of 18 – 29 years old. The Challenge has its roots in the POEMS Tertiary Challenge, which has seen thousands of participants from tertiary institutions competing for the grand prize over the course of 10 years.

This year, the Challenge will comprise of two very exciting games, namely the Stocks Challenge and Wealth Challenge, which were designed to provide participants a financial head-start by exposing them to risk-free, simulated real-time environments and scenarios.


Psst! Yes, you may choose to take part in just one of the following challenges as well!

It’s time to put your trading knowledge to a test!

The Stocks Challenge is your opportunity to gain first-hand experience in stocks trading on an award winning suite of trading platforms, POEMS 2.0.

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Be your own fund manager – get started on your investing journey.

Join the challenge and experience managing a virtual portfolio in a risk-free environment!

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4th – 10th Places: $100 each
11th – 20th Places: $50 each

*Terms & conditions apply. Please refer to FAQ section for terms & conditions.


Registration has been extended to 14 September 2018 due to overwhelming response! Both challenges will run concurrently for three weeks, from 17 September 2018 to 5 October 2018.

To be eligible to take part in the Phillip Youth Challenge:

  1. Existing clients of Phillip Securities are not allowed to participate in the Phillip Youth Challenge.
  2. Participants can be of any nationality.
  3. Participants must be between 18 – 29 years old.

No, you may choose to only participate in one Challenge. Kindly indicate your preference during registration.

Note that each participant is only allowed to open ONE individual game account even if you are participating in both challenges.

You may refer to the section above for the amount of cash prizes that will be awarded.

Prizes indicated are for EACH Challenge (i.e. Winner of Stocks Challenge and Winner of Wealth Challenge will be granted $3,000 respectively)

Please note that participants will only be awarded with ONE cash prize from either Stocks or Wealth Challenge even if they won both Challenges. Cash prize awarded will be of the higher cash value.

You may visit the following websites for more information:

Stocks Challenge –

Wealth Challenge –

For enquiries, please drop us an email at the following:

Stocks Challenge –

Wealth Challenge –

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