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To become a trader on the UBC Election Stock Market, obtain a personalized application form and send it back to us with your payment. In order to trade on the UBC Election Stock Market, please ensure that your computer meets the following requirements:
  • Your web browser must be JavaScript and Cookies enabled. Netscape version 4 and above and Internet Explorer version 4 and above both support these features. To check that the function is properly enabled, Netscape users can look up the Edit -> Preferences -> Advanced menu, and Internet Explorer users can look up the Tools -> Internet Options -> Security -> Internet menu.
  • You must have the free Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to view PDF files. If you do not have Acrobat Reader yet, you can obtain Acrobat Reader for free from the Adobe web site.
If you do not want to customize your application form, please use the blank print version of the application form. If you have any questions, please call the UBC-ESM at 604-822-8399 or send e-mail to esm2008@esm.ubc.ca. Please read our legal information and privacy policy. Before you start trading, please read out trader's manual to learn about the operation of the market and trading mechanics.

Step 1: Make sure that you have installed the freely available Acrobat Reader on your computer. You need the Acrobat Reader to read and print our PDF files. If you haven't installed Acrobat Reader, please click on this link and install it. If you already have Acrobat Reader, proceed directly to step 2.
Step 2: Fill out this form to register and obtain a personalized application form.
Step 3: Complete the application form with your payment information, sign it, and mail or fax it to us.
Step 4: We will process your payment, and send you (as indicated on your application form) either by e-mail or by fax your trader account information which includes username and password.
Family Name
Given Name
         Mailing Address
Street Address
Address (continued), Affiliation
Postal Code
         Electronic Communication
Telephone Number
Fax Number
E-Mail Address
         Trader Account Configuration
Trading Permissions for Markets
Canadian Federal Election 2008
         Generate your customized application form
Once you have filled out this form, click on the APPLY button to generate your customized application form. Print out this form, sign it, attach your payment, and send it back to us by mail or fax. Your application information will also be stored electronically in a database which will allow us to activate your trader account more quickly when we receive your payment. The customized application form you receive is a PDF file; you must have the freely available Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to be able to read it.

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