The results of the June contest have just been published!
Please familiarize with the endnote. Note that certain contestants were downgraded/upgraded after our evaluation. That was mostly related to the content of of the comments (trades' reasoning. Clause #4 of the recommendations ). Also, now you may see the additional bonus points attributed to the selected traders after the Dukascopy evaluation. Those are presented in form of red postcripts in the "Dukascopy" column.
P.S. Remember that the quality of your trading comments may affect your final Dukascopy evaluation.
Providing additional incentives for the further growth of the Trader contest Dukascopy makes another step towards widening the prize range of the competition. Starting from the July 2011 contest, in addition to the prizes in form of Live accounts received by the top-10 participants and the invitation to Geneva Forex Event of the 1st place winner we will complementarily offer 100 USD worth motivation bonuses for those traders ending the month on positions from 11th to 20th.
As was announced in the end of May, we are discontinuing the Dukascopy FX Video contest. Although the minimum number of participants necessary for to consider the contest period finalized (50) was not reached, we are offering runner-up prizes in form of Live accounts to the top-10 participants. Please find the final standings of the contest after the Dukascopy evaluation, the final distribution of prizes and the endnote.
Thank you for having followed in the Dukascopy FX Video contest.
See you in the Dukascopy FX Article contest (to be launched on August, 1st).
Dukascopy Forex community support
Starting from July, the structure of the evaluation system is undergoing another change. The weight of popularity is decreased to 50 from 100 points (~14 % of the total score). Also, the components of the Dukascopy real-time evaluation are getting amended. To find the detailed breakdown please refer to theMethodology
Finally, we are unveiling the long-awaited function - Direct messages between community members. The contests are thus obtaining another important social feature. In addition, a centralized register of community members will now be available allowing searching for selected users you want to communicate with directly.
Users may notice some updates in their community profile. It now features information on their participation in the contests and the registration information they agreed to disclose to other community members. In future the content of the community profiles will expand considerably with the introduction of new features.
Finally, soon we plan to add the possibility to add your preferred users to "Favourites" list, which will provide an easy access to them and, later on, will allow following their activities in a unified feed.
P.S. You are welcome to update and complete your community profiles.