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What is Wall Street 101?

Wall Street 101 is composed of a series of summer camps during the months of June and July, held at Bentley University’s world-class academic Trading Room in Waltham, MA. Each camp is a 5-day nonresidential program that provides a fun and interactive opportunity for rising high school juniors and seniors to learn about the global financial markets.Through simulated trading exercises, lectures on financial analysis, portfolio construction, data analytics, trading and risk management, presentations, and engagement with Wall Street professionals, students are introduced to the fascinating world of global finance and investing.

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How Will Wall Street 101 Help Me Prepare for College?

Attending a pre-college Wall Street 101 camp has many benefits. Students will attend college-level lectures, interact with senior college admissions officers, enhance their personal portfolios through executive engagement, and elevate their professional portfolios with new investment ideas, presentation skills and business strategies. In addition, Wall Street 101 participants will connect with fellow high school students from across the globe, providing opportunities to gain strong global perspectives and friendship. The nonresidential program allows students to experience what it feels like to work at a Wall Street firm. They will interact with students from a diverse cultural background, gain self-respect and confidence, learn to form friendships, sharing meals with friends, and work in groups.

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