schools Investment Competition
secondary schools play the NZ Investment Game to compete for team and
individual prizes. The competition is hosted by
Massey University. For details of the 2010 and 2011
competitions click here >>>
New Game of the Year
New Zealand Investment Game has been award Best New Game of
the Year by the NZ Games Assn (link
>>>). The Judging panel included
students and teachers from a cross-section of New Zealand
schools and regions. It also included two celebrity judges, Jim
Mora and Judith Dobson (both avid family game
players), plus highly respected educational and child
psychologist Lynne Beresford. Frank Newman said he
was absolutely delighted to win the award. "It's a
credit to the team that worked on the project for two years
to bring it to market, particularly to Kim Shepherd our IT
specialist and Aaron Moore from Fix Creative who worked on
the design features." -
5 November 2009
by Alistair Helm, realestate.co.nz
"As close to real
investing as you can possibly get... far more challenging
and engaging than Monopoly...more of an education that a
pure game, however it does not lack that aggressive and at
times manic pace of ambition which pervades any good team
full review >>>
must have for those serious about investing!
NEW ZEALAND INVESTMENT GAME is a new way of learning
investment markets. Developed by investment writer, Frank
Newman, this is more than a game - its an investment market
simulation and just like real-time investing, but you learn
without risking your money!
Within a few hours you will
learn the very same techniques the super rich have used to build
their fortunes. You will learn how to build a property empire
like Donald Trump, invest in shares like Warren Buffett, or
speculate on the derivative markets like George Soros.
Learn everything you need to know about investing in a fun and
The game combines the traditional board game approach with the
sophistication of a patented software package. No two games are
the same and all of the paperwork is done for you, which gives
you more time to get on with investing.
The software also tracks every
investment a player makes and
provides a detailed report that rates a players investment
decisions using a patented formula.
Online updates mean you will always be playing with the very
latest investment information and your software will be
automatically updated with the very latest information. You can even create your
own market models!
The INVESTMENT game is the complete package. Within a few short
fun-filled hours you will learn a lifetime of investment
experience, and it's crammed full of educational tips - you can
even ask for advice from Frank!
Take part in auctions, learn when to buy and sell property, how
to finance purchases, how to manage debt, when to use debt and
when not to, how to recognise undervalued shares, how to
increase your savings, learn about Kiwisaver and which fund to
select, and much more.
If you are
serious about investing, you MUST HAVE the NZ INVESTMENT
- Game board
- Game CD (for PC)
- Getting started card
- Rule book, including
strategy tips (42 pages)
- Playing pieces and
- Sponsors material.
Who should buy this game?
Anyone wanting to become
Investors wanting to make
better investment decisions,
Those wanting to retire
Parents wanting to teach
their kids about good money management and wise investment.
in the INVESTMENT GAME...
An invaluable education tool for students and investors.
There is nothing else like it.
your copy NOW!
INVESTMENT GAME gains 5 star rating
Sharechat.co.nz have given
the INVESTMENT GAME a maximum five star rating, describing
it as a "new-generation" of board game. "This
is a positive way to learn about investing through
experiencing real-life economic scenarios. The game empowers
you to gain the confidence to make investment judgements and
then take effective decisions regarding the use and
management of your money." Read