Stock Shark – a stock market game with virtual money

Stock Shark provides an excellent chance to test your investment skills without involving real money. The game makes it possible for people to take their first steps in investing, and allows people to compare themselves to others or try new strategies.

If you are interested, we will send you a reminder about when registration for Stock Shark has started.

How do you play the game?


Each player’s goal is, through investing, to attain the maximum value for his or her portfolio by the end of the game.

Virtual Portfolio

At the beginning of the game each player will receive virtual money on their virtual account to purchase shares. The player is able to select whether to begin trading with the sample portfolio prepared by LHV or whether they will assemble their own portfolio.

Trading is only possible with shares listed in Standard and Poors 500 Index.


The winner of the game is the player whose securities portfolio has the highest market value at the end of the game.

How do you conclude securities transactions?

Investment School

The Investment School takes place as two cycles each year. The autumn cycle starts in September and lasts until the middle of November, focussing primarily on investment topics. The spring cycle starts in January and lasts until the end of April. Seminars take place in Tallinn as well as Tartu and are free to all participants, with only advance registration required.

Review the materials from past seminars.

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Virtual account

If you feel that you are not ready to trade on the actual stock market, we advise you to practice with an LHV virtual account. A virtual account gives you an idea of the security markets and enables you to learn about investing without actually risking your money.

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