Users can now follow a strategy using the C2 Simulated (SIM) brokerage account for free, for an unlimited amount of time. Users will see the strategy's hypothetical performance in real time but not the actual Open Positions. This means they can see daily P&L and track it at high level.
In addition to that, the new SIM now comes funded with $500,000 play money.
To start, users go to the strategy page and one-click Simulate This.
Done. A confirmation page will appear showing the following message:
A few important things to know:
- Users do not see Open Positions, just Trade Record (closed trades), with the new SIM.
- This improvement aims to encourage users to try out more strategies.
- Simulated users do not show up in Subscriber Management page (just like non-paying subscribers). Instead, Trade Leaders would see the following message "C2 username" has started simulation on "Date," in their strategy page under "Latest Activity":