Trading Fees - Coming in 2018

Portfolios with Purpose is excited to announce the introduction of trading fees to all Novice, Professional, and Master class competitions starting in January of 2018. Adding yet another realistic element to the competition, each individual trade now has a greater potential to make an enormous global impact in communities big and small.

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Seamus Ruiz-Earle
Third Annual Student Challenge Announced

NEW YORK – October 3, 2017 – Portfolios with Purpose ("PwP") today announced that registration is open for its third annual Portfolios with Purpose Student Challenge Fantasy Stock Competition (“Student Challenge”). The deadline to register is October 29th and the challenge begins on October 30th .

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Saundra Marcel
Shailesh Kumar on Risk and Investor Behavior

The traditional equation of risk with the volatility is a popular myth propagated by the academia. It is true that a volatile stock can give you sleepless nights, thereby causing you to believe that your investments are riskier than they may be in reality.

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Saundra Marcel
Andrew Schmeelk plays for East Harlem School

I chose the East Harlem School because they are a truly great institution changing the lives of New York City youths. The East Harlem School at Exodus House is an independent middle school that educates students who are looking to fulfill their academic potential.

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Saundra Marcel
Jim Hiltner has advice for picking a charity

Some people look for a charity that represents who they are and what they stand for. Others choose to fund a specific area or cause meaningful to their family. And still others seek out an organization that deals with a specific population or addresses a particular need.

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Saundra Marcel
Alex Urdea plays for Streetwise Partners

From the moment we first talked about PwP’s goals, I was hooked and knew that I wanted to be a part of this fast growing organization that acts to bridge the financing gap to some nonprofits that would otherwise not be able to cast such a wide net for attracting contributions.

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Saundra Marcel
Vanessa Roman plays for Kind Campaign

I first heard about Portfolios with Purpose through my boss, Rob Sechan, who is on PwP’s Board of Directors. When he explained the concept to me, I immediately wanted to get involved. It's exciting to see my name on the leaderboard these past few weeks.

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Saundra Marcel
Hedge Connection's Global Fund Forum 2015

Hedge Connection has had a strong history of charitable giving over the years. I heard about PwP from a colleague and I was intrigued with the concept of allowing people to choose a charity to support while competing in a stock picking competition.

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Saundra Marcel