New Delhi, March 28
Awaaz - India's premiere Consumer Channel has launched the new season of Moneybhai Investor today. Awaaz is now giving its viewers an opportunity to win real money by playing with virtual money in a first-of-its-kind real-time stock markets game.
For those who have been eagerly waiting for Moneybhai Investor, Awaaz will now give away cash prizes* daily to the winners of this unique and interesting game. Weekly winners will get Home Theatre Systems and Digital Cameras from Vijay Sales and the Monthly Moneybhai Investor gets a trip for 2 to Thailand. Hugely popular amongst existing and prospective investors, the first edition of Moneybhai Investor on Awaaz had winners who maintained the most profitable portfolio winning prizes worth lakhs - grand prizes being a Hyundai Santro and a 22-day tour for two to Europe.
Moneybhai Investor is a first of its kind simulated stock market game aimed at giving viewers and investors an easy and interactive platform - using Television, the Internet and Mobile phones to understand and invest in the stock market without fear of losing their investment.
In the Moneybhai Investor game participating individuals are given a notional starting capital of Rs 1 lakh, which they can invest in trading on all available NSE stocks. The environment will simulate a real life stock market investment experience without the worry of any real downside. The portfolio that shows maximum percentage gain in a predefined period viz.: Everyday (end of day); Every week (end of week) or has the highest portfolio size at the end of the month will win cash prizes everyday or the grand prize at the end of the month. Participants need to register online on www.moneybhai.com or SMS MB to 2622 through their mobile phone to be part of the Moneybhai Investor.
Speaking on the Moneybhai Investor, back on popular demand, an Awaaz spokesperson said, "Moneybhai investor was launched with the simple objective of making the viewers learn while they earn. This time Awaaz gives winners the opportunity to make real money from their virtual gains. 'Moneybhai Investor', an exciting game for both existing investors as well as first-time investors, had received huge response, almost 1,00,000 players from across the country registered for playing the game
* Moneybhai Investor of the day can win upto a maximum of Rs 10,000 every day on Awaaz