The contest will start on June 2nd, 2013 at 09:00 pm GMT and will end June 28th, 2013 at 09:00 pm GMT, when all open positions will be closed and all profit and loss (P&L) will be realized. All contestants will start with USD 5,000 of virtual funds in their trading accounts and with a leverage of 1:100. They are allowed to use all of the features of AFB FX’s MT4 trading platform and use any Expert Advisors (apart from unethical trading). The scores of the top ten performers at any given point in time of The Trader of the Year Contest 2013 will be showing on FXstreet.com and afbfx.com throughout the lifetime of the contest.
Prizes, including live trading accounts, are provided by the sponsor of the competition, AFB FX, and by the Media Partners: Currensys, fxKnight.com, BKForex.com, Pro Trader Strategies and StrategyQuant.