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1. Using InvestArena
1.1 Creating an Account
How to create an account with InvestArena
  • Go to the pageInvestArena
  • Select the "Registration" tab
  • Enter your first name, last name, email address, phone number, password and password confirmation.
  • Click Create account.
  • To complete the creation of your account, you will need to confirm your email address.
  • If you already have an account,InvestArenayou can log in.
How to create a reliable InvestArena password?
When creating a new password, make sure that it is at least 8 characters in length. Try using complex combinations of letters, numbers and punctuation marks. If you see a message stating that the password you entered was not reliable enough, try using combinations of uppercase and lowercase letters. To increase the reliability of the password, you can also increase its length by adding a phrase or a few words that you can easily remember, but which no one knows. Remember that your passwordInvestArenashould also differ from the passwords that you use for other accounts, such as email or bank account.
1.2. Confirm Account
How to complete the creation of an InvestArena account and confirm your email address?
To complete the creation of your account, you must confirm the email address you used when creating your account:
  • To confirm email address, click on the link in the letter you received when creating the account. Find out what to do if you can not find the email.
  • Confirmation of email address helps us make sure that we send information about your account to the right place.
Note:Please confirm your email address as soon as possible. You will not be able to use your account until you confirm your email address.
I can not find a letter with confirmation of registration with InvestArena
If you created an accountInvestArena, then we have sent a link for confirmation to this email address. If you can not find the email with confirmation:
  • Check the "Spam" folder. If you use Gmail, check emails in the Social Networks tab.
  • Make sure that you entered the correct email address. If you entered an incorrect email address, you can change it so that you will again receive a confirmation letter.
2. Your Home Page
Your main page is what you see when you log in to InvestArena. It includes the News Feed, a constantly updated list of publications, pages and other links you have connected. You can react to something that you see, or look for people and topics that are interesting to you. Learn how to manage what you see in the News Feed.
2.1 How News Feed works
How is the content of the News Feed defined?
News that will appear in your New Feed depends on your settings on theInvestArenaYou can change the way your News Feed is formed by using filters and sortings in the left block on the main application page. If you think that you do not receive news that you would like to see, or get what you do not want to see in your News Feed, you can change your settings.
Who can see what I have shared in my News Feed?
When you create a public post, all users can see it in their News Feeds.
Why is my News Feed empty?
Your News Feed should display updates from all users, public groups and companies. Updates to private groups and companies are displayed in your News Feed if you are a member of these groups and companies. If you have empty News Feed, close and reopenInvestArenato update the News Feed. If this does not help, let us know.
Older news does not load normally in my News Feed.
We understand that the inappropriate work of your News Feed can upset you, so we are working hard to improve your experience. If older news does not load normally in your News Feed, please let us know.
My publications do not appear in the News Feed.
Your publications should immediately appear in the News Feed. If the publications do not appear, let us know. We understand that this is unpleasant, but your feedback will help us improve your impressions.
2.2 How to manage the materials in your News Feed
The News Feed settings help you control what you see in your News Feed. To change your News Feed settings:
How to change the display priority in the News Feed?
Click News Feed on the left side of the application and select the priority of the news display. The display priority can be by likes, by date, by profitability, by deals, subscription first.
How to change the display language of posts in the News Feed?
Select Additional languages to choose in which languages to display posts
How to change the markets for display in the News Feed?
Select Markets to choose the markets, which posts you want to read
How to change the display mode of posts in the News Feed?
Select View Mode to choose the mode in which you would like to view posts. In full mode, all information in publications is displayed, in light mode, trade information with a forecast is hidden
What does the "display priority" mean?
When you select a priority for news from the users you are subscribed to, their posts will be displayed at the top of your News Feed. To enable "Display Priority" in the News Feed settings:
  • Click News Feed on the left side of the application.
  • Check the box next to Subscriptions first.
How can I see the latest news in my News Feed?
By default, the News Feed displays the most recent posts.
How can I see the most popular news in my News Feed?
By default, the News Feed displays the latest news first. To temporarily adjust the display of the most popular news:
  1. Click News Feed on the left side of the application.
  2. Choose:
    • By profitability to display the most profitable posts
    • By likes to display popular news by the number of likes
    • By date to display posts by time of publication
    • By deals to display the posts on open transactions from the post
How to subscribe or unsubscribe from the profile?
To subscribe to a profile:
  1. Go to profile.
  2. Click Subscribe.
To unsubscribe from a profile:
  1. Go to profile.
  2. Click Unsubscribe.
By subscribing to a profile, you can customize your News Feed so that updates of this user appear first in your News Feed. To see the list of people you are subscribed to, click on your avatar, and then select Subscriptions. To see a list of people who are subscribed to you, click on your avatar, and then select Subscribers.
How to share the publication I see in my News Feed?
To share the publication you see in your News Feed:
  • Select Share under the publication.
  • To select where you want to share the materials, click on the corresponding icon:
    1. Share on your Timeline in Facebook.
    2. Share on your Timeline in VK.
    3. Share on your Timeline in Google+.
    4. Share on your Timeline in Odnoklassniki.
  • If necessary, write a message.
  • Click Publish.
2.3 How to Like publications and respond to them
What does it mean to mark as liked?
Clicking on the Like button under the materials, published onInvestArenais an easy way to let people know that you like this material without leaving a comment. Like a comment, a note stating that you like the publication is displayed below it.
How to delete "Like"?
You can remove the previous "Like" from the publication. To remove Like from the publication:
  1. Go to the publication.
  2. Click Like to remove the checkmark.
2.4 How to add quotes to the "Favorites
How to add a quote to the "Favorites"?
  • Click on the iconnear the quote you are interested in, to add it to the "Favorites
  • To remove the quote from the "Favorites", click on the icon next to itTo remove the quote from the "Favorites", click on the icon next to it
2.5 How to find InvestArena user
How to find an InvestArena user?
To find userInvestArenaClick Search for users in the left part of the application and enter the name of the needed user.
3. Groups
Groups provide space for communication of certain people with common interests. You can create a group for anything and configure the privacy of this group, depending on who you want to grant access to view the group and join it. Learn how to create a group or join a group that you are interested in.
How to create group?
To create group:
  • Go to the groups page, to do it, click on the Groups tab in the left part of the application.
  • Click Create group
  • Enter a group name, add a description, and select privacy settings.
  • Click Create
Add individuality for the created group by uploading a cover photo.
How to delete group?
Only the administrator and the group creator can delete the group. To delete a group:
  • Go to the group you want to delete, or select a group from the list of groups.
  • Click Delete group and confirm your action.
Note:If you delete a group, it will not be possible to restore it. This action can not be undone.
How to add new members to the group?
To add new members to the group:
  • Go to the group to which you want to add members.
  • Start typing the name of the person you want to invite into the Members text box.
  • Select the name of the needed person from the list that appears.
Note:In some cases, to add people to the group, you may need the approval from the user you want to add.
How to remove someone from the group?
Only the administrator and the creator have the right to remove the group member. To delete a member:
  • Click Members at the top of the group.
  • Find the member you want to delete.
  • Click on the iconnext to the member's name and select Exclude from the group.
Note:In some cases, to add people to the group, you may need the approval from the user you want to add.
How to appoint a person as the administrator of my group?
To assign another member as the administrator of your group:
  • Go to your group and click Members.
  • Click on the iconnext to the name of the person you want to appoint as administrator.
  • Choose Assign as administrator.
Note:In some cases, to add people to the group, you may need the approval from the user you want to add.
3.1 Configure group
How to change the name of my group?
To change the group name:
  • Click Settings at the top of the group.
  • Change the group name in the Group name text field.
  • Click Save below.
How to upload a cover photo for my group?
Administrators can upload or change the cover photo of their group. To download the cover photo for the first time:
  • Click on the camera icon in the upper right corner of the cover of the group to download photos from your computer.
  • Click Upload photo. Select the picture/photo you want to upload.
  • Edit it
  • Click Change photo.
To change an existing cover photo, follow the same steps as to upload the cover photo for the first time.
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How to change the privacy for my group?
When creating a group, you can choose 2 privacy settings: Public and Private. The table below shows who can join these groups and see them.
Public groupsPrivate groups
Who can join?Anyone can joinAnyone, but he must be added or invited by the administrator or the creator of the group
Who can see the name of the group?AnyOnly active members
Who can see the list of members of the group?AnyOnly active members
Who can see the description of the group?AnyOnly active members
Who can see the publications of the group members?AnyOnly active members
Who can find the group using the search function?AnyOnly active members
Who can see the news about the group on InvestArena (for example, in the News feed or in the search results)?AnyOnly active members
4. Companies
Companies provide space for communication of certain people with common interests.
How to create company?
To create company:
  • Go to the company page by clicking on the Company tab on the left side of the application.
  • Click Create
  • Enter a company name, add a description, and select privacy settings.
  • Click Next
  • Upload an avatar of the company
  • Click Next or Back
  • Add individuality for your company by uploading a cover photo.
  • Click Create or Back
How to delete company?
Only the administrator or creator can delete the company. To delete a company:
  • Go to the company you want to delete, or select a company from the list of companies.
  • Click Delete Company and confirm your action.
Note:If you delete a company, it will not be possible to restore it. This action can not be undone.
How to add new members to the company?
To add new members to the group:
  • Go to the company to which you want to add members.
  • Start typing the name of the person you want to invite into the Members text box.
  • Select the name of the needed person from the list that appears.
Note:In some cases, to add people to the group, you may need the approval from the user you want to add.
How to remove someone from the company?
Only the creator and administrator has the right to remove the company member. To delete a member:
  • Click on the Members tab at the top of the company.
  • Find the member you want to delete.
  • Click on the iconnext to the member's name and select Exclude from the group.
How to add groups to the company?
To add new members to the group:
  • Go to the company you want to add groups to.
  • Click on the Group tab
  • Start typing the name of the group, which link you want to add, in the text box.
  • Select the needed group from the list that appears.
How to appoint a person as the administrator of my company?
To assign another member as the administrator of your company:
  • Go to your company and click on the Members tab.
  • Click on the iconnext to the name of the person you want to appoint as administrator.
  • Choose Assign as administrator.
4.1 Configure company
How to change the name of my company?
To change the company name:
  • Click Settings at the top of the company.
  • Change the company name in the Company name text field.
  • Click Save below.
How to upload a cover photo for my company?
Administrators can upload or change the cover photo of their company. To download the cover photo:
  • Click on the camera icon in the top right corner of the company's cover to download photos from your computer.
  • Select the picture/photo you want to upload.
  • Edit it
  • Click Download
To change an existing cover photo, follow the same steps as to upload the cover photo
How to upload an avatar for my company?
Administrators can upload or change the avatar of their company. To upload an avatar:
  • Click on the camera icon in the top right corner of the company's cover to download photos from your computer.
  • Click Upload photo. Select the picture/photo you want to upload.
  • Edit it
  • Click Change photo
To change an existing company avatar, follow the same steps as to upload the cover photo
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How to change the privacy for my company?
When creating a company, you can choose 2 privacy settings: Public and Private. The table below shows who can join these companies and see them.
Public companiesPrivate companies
Who can join?Anyone can joinAnyone, but he must be added or invited by the administrator or the creator of the company
Who can see the name of the company?AnyOnly active members
Who can see the list of company members?AnyOnly active members
Who can see the description of the company?AnyOnly active members
Who can see the publications of the company members?AnyOnly active members
Who can find the company using the search function?AnyOnly active members
Who can see the news about the company on InvestArena (for example, in the News Feed or in the search results)?AnyOnly active members
5. Managing Your Account
If you have an account with Investarena and you can not log in to it, try resetting your password. If you are still experiencing difficulties, try using these tips. If you do not have an account with InvestArena, find out how to register.
5.1 Log in to your account
If you have difficulties with the login in, find out what you can do.
How to log in to an InvestArena account:
Use the top form to enter email and password
To log in to your accountInvestArena:
  • Make sure that no one else has logged in to theInvestArenafrom your computer.
    • To log out of another person's account, click Log out in the upper right corner of the main page.
  • At the top of the pageInvestArenaenter the email address specified in your accountInvestArena.
  • Enter password.
  • Click Log in
Use the bottom form to enter email and password
To log in to your accountInvestArena:
  • Make sure that no one else has logged in to theInvestArenafrom your computer.
    • To log out of another person's account, click Log out in the upper right corner of the main page.
  • At the bottom of the pageInvestArenaenter the email address specified in your accountInvestArena.
  • Enter password.
  • Click Log in
You can log in to the InvestArena account using social networks:
You can log in to the InvestArena account using Facebook
To log in to the account with Facebook
  1. Select "Log in with Facebook
  2. Log in to Facebook (if you were not logged in)
  3. Allow using the email
  4. Confirm
You can log in to the InvestArena account using Vkontakte
To log in to the account with Vkontakte.
  1. Select "Log in with Vkontakte
  2. Log in to Vkontakte (if you were not logged in)
  3. Allow using the email
  4. Confirm
You can log in to the InvestArena account using Odnoklassniki
To log in to the account with Odnoklassniki
  1. Select "Log in with Odnoklassniki
  2. Log in to Odnoklassniki (if you were not logged in)
  3. Allow using the email
  4. Confirm
You can log in to the InvestArena account using Google
To log in to the account with Google
  1. Select "Log in with Google
  2. Log in to Google (if you were not logged in)
  3. Allow using the email
  4. Confirm
How to log out?
To log outInvestArena:
  • Click Log out in the upper right corner of any page.InvestArena.
I'm not sure if I have an InvestArena account
If the account you createdInvestArenastill exists, we can help you find it. You need to know the email address linked to it. Note. After you find your account, you can reset your password. Then you can continue to use the account or delete it.
5.2 How to change password
How to change password?
If you remember the current password, you can change it.
  • Clickin the upper right corner of any page.
  • Click Change password
  • Enter old password
  • Enter new password with confirmation
  • Click Change password
How to reset password?
If you do not remember your current password, you can reset it:
  • Go to the "Restore access to your account" page by clicking Forgot your password? in the header of the authorization/registration page.
  • Enter your email address and click Start to restore.
Follow the instructions on the screen.
Can I receive a reminder with my password via e-mail not to reset it?
We can not send you a copy of the password without resetting it. If you cannot remember the password, we can change it.
5.3 Your profile and settings
Your profile includes a Timeline where you can see your own publications and those publications in which you are a co-author.
Where can I connect a broker?
To connect to your broker, click "Your broker" at the top of the screen
  • Select the needed platform (Umarkets or Maximarkets)
  • Enter the email address
  • Enter password
  • Click Connect
Where can I create an account for trading?
To create an account for trading, click "Your broker" at the top of the screen and go to the "Register on the platform" tab
  • Select the needed platform (Umarkets or Maximarkets)
  • Enter first name
  • Enter last name
  • Enter email
  • Enter phone number
  • Enter country
  • Enter password
  • Confirm password
  • Click Connect
5.4 Account settings
Where can I find my settings?
To go to the settings, clickin the upper right corner of the screen. In this section you can select the required parameters that you want to change:
  • Settings:here you can edit general information, such as your name, email address or password, etc.
  • Working experience:here you can add/delete places where you worked.
  • Change password:here you can change your password.
  • Privacy:here you select those who can see your data on the profile page.
  • Confidentiality:Here you can allow/forbid from adding you as co-author of posts, groups and companies.
How to hide my personal information from other users?
In order to hide your first name and last name on your publications and in your profile:
  • In order to hide your first name and last name on your publications and in your profile:
  • In the modal window, select the "Nickname" radio button, set the nickname and save the changes
How to change my avatar?
To change your avatar:
  • Go to your profile page
  • Click on the iconand choose a new avatar
5.5 Connecting a broker
How to connect broker?
Connecting a broker
  • Click on the Your broker button in the top panel.
  • Fill in the fields and click Connect
How to disconnect from the broker?
Disconnecting a broker
  • Click on the Broker icon in the top panel.
  • Click on the red Disconnect button in the appeared window
How to open deal?
Opening of the deal
  • Click on the Sell/Buy button on the post with a forecast, or on the toolbar in the right panel
How to close deal?
Closing of the deal
  • Click on the Deals tab in the right panel.
  • Click on the deal that interests you.
  • Click Close.