• Zerodha logo
  • Improving Visualisation of Financial Data


Challenge Details

Brief Description: In this challenge you need to improve how complex data is visually depicted on an app. You do not need to have a Zerodha account to participate in the challenge.
Difficulty: Medium
Skills Evaluated: Analytical Ability, Prioritization, Communication Skills, Design Sense, Research

Over the last year, as bank Fixed Deposits rates fell and stocks gained (after the COVID correction), Zerodha’s Kite app emerged as one of the go-to products for young investors across India. 

Zerodha’s app, and brokerage charges, are tuned towards a certain type of investor: those who trade a lot via ‘day trading’. 

However as the market, as well as its participants mature, long term investors are also taking note of Zerodha. This is on the back of a much better UX compared to existing large brokerages such as ICICI Direct, HDFC Sec et al

For investors who are not into day trading, the ‘Holdings’ tab is where all the action is. We believe, given how the data is shown presently, it certainly can be decluttered to make the information more easy to consume.

So, in this challenge, you need to find ways to declutter Zerodha’s app, specifically the Holdings tab (under Portfolio), so as to make it more subtle, intuitive and user friendly for long term investors. However, if you think the current design works well, please share your rationale and design justification for it to be kept unchanged.

We are not expecting redesigns, but welcome modified mocks to convey your ideas.

Annotated screen can also be used to identify issues and make suggestions.

Your submission can be a product note with wireframes as well. However, given that this is a design focused challenge, only a note (with no mocks or wireframes or annotations) will not suffice.

Notes:

  • We absolutely recommend speaking with existing Zerodha users, especially long term investors, incase you haven’t used the product yourself
  • If you are not a Zerodha user, you can use the Prototype to get a feel for the product. Additionally we have shared sample screenshots of the specific screen that needs improvements
  • Please note, the changes are meant for existing investors, so it’s not a case of investor education. Hence avoid suggestions such as: show coach marks, add helper videos. The goal is to reduce clutter and make the interface more intuitive and easy to read
  • You are not expected to work on ANY of the charts. Your suggestions should only be limited to information visible on the Holdings Tab (under Portfolio). However, if you want you may choose to add more information in the form of charts, visuals etc
  • Zerodha is NOT hosting this challenge. It is just a learning exercise

Link to Prototype

Resources:

- A basic explainer on difference between day trade and long term investing: http://youtube.com/watch?v=y_qyplOgzeM 



View More ▼ Close

🤺 Powers


Choose a Mode to Unlock ✨ Special Powers ✨


⏱ You will have 4 days to complete this challenge

FREE
Ninja icon

Ninja

  • 💯Get  UXP, Overall Score  &  Leaderboard Rank
  • Access to  Discussion forum 
$ 2.99
Challenger icon

Challenger

  • Youtube icon View  Discussion Recording
  • 🔖 Certificate  of Appreciation New
  • +
  • Ninja iconEverything in Ninja
$ 4.99
Zen icon

Zen

  • 📊 Detailed  Scorecard
  • View  All Solutions if you Submit
  • 🔖 Certificate  of Appreciation New
  • +
  • Ninja iconEverything in Challenger
superpower
🗣Get 1-on-1 Feedback
$ 5
superpower
💬Assist Mode
$ 5

#

Name

Score

Solution

Gold Medal
Profile photoShubham  
8.7
Silver Medal
Profile phototanisha031199 
7.6
Silver Medal
Profile photoAnurag  
7.6
3
Profile photolucaserventi.lab 
7.4
🔑 View Solution
4
Profile photoShahid  
7.1
4
Profile photoIkshitha  
7.1
5
Profile photoAmrita  
7.0
6
Profile photoDeepan  
6.4
View Preview of Challenge Discussion

🔐 Choose a plan to Unlock all solutions

Take Challenge gives you the ability to test your skills in solving real world product problems, on-demand. These challenges are featured problems from our Hackathons, events and Learning Hackathon initiatives and are based on solving real world UX problems.

When you take one of these challenges:
- You will be able to solve for these problems and see how your solution ranks amongst peers submissions
- View the Top solutions given by Product and Design professionals
- All submissions are graded by UXHack and you get a score for your submission alongwith a Certificate of Participation
- Get one-on-one feedback for improvement areas, which our participants love

Various benefits which you can get by taking challenges:
Improve your skills
- Test your skills on a real world product problem and identify your strengths and weaknesses
Peer based Learning
- Refine your thinking by viewing other top solutions
Hiring
- Gain knowledge about the said product & industry that can help you prepare for an interview for similar companies. Most companies do give out similar case studies to solve as part of their hiring process
- We help companies hire through our community and they seek our recommendations on who is the best fit. Thus, your submissions help us to recommend your profile wherever it fits in best and we don't have to just rely on your CV/past portfolio
Compete
- You get UXPs for your submission which helps you improve reputation on UXHack platform and improve your ranking in overall leaderboard. We have an annual leaderboard which we announce in January where we promote top 10 across our newsletter and social media platforms.

Our challenges cover a gamut of Product & Design skills such as User Research, Competition Analysis, Wireframing, Prioritization, Information Architecture, Interaction Design and more

The grading of submission is done by the UXHack team. We grade any submission on various parameters on a 10 point scale (few parameters change basis the challenge in consideration). However, some common parameters usually are: Problem Solving, Research & Solution Detailing
An overall score is calculated for the submission which is not the average of scoring parameters. Overall score is also on a 10 point scale.

Once you register for a challenge, a submission window is available on the same challenge page. You can submit your solution on the challenge page itself and if need be attach documents (PDF recommended)

Once you submit a solution, and after the end of the due date, your submission is evaluated by the UXHack team. It takes us maximum of 3 days to share your scores with you. Based on the plan you avail, after your scores are published, you get to view a detailed scorecard as well as see other solutions. If you have opted for a feedback, you also get personalized feedback.

Please note: Once submitted, you can make unlimited changes to the solution, before the due date.

You can opt for Assist mode as shown above where our experts will guide you on how to approach. Also, you get access to a Whatsapp group of previous participants where you can also post your queries.

There are two ways to do that:
- You can take this challenge and opt for Zen or a Booster. Provided you submit your solution, post the due date, you will be able to see other solutions.
- Or, if you just want to view solutions, Click Here

🔔 To get notified about Future Challenges, Events and Job Posts, please leave your mail id: