Opening an account couldn't be easier. Simply complete the application form and we will do the rest. When you receive your login credentials for the myOptionTrade Client Area and your account is fully approved, you will then be able to open multiple live accounts and use your free demo account.
2. What is a Cash Match Account?
We will open a Cash Match Account for you if you have accepted a Cash Match Bonus. When you reach the required trading volume, the Cash Match Bonus becomes yours to trade or withdraw as cash.
3. What is the difference between Standard, Premium and VIP Accounts?
2. I have registered for a myOptionTrade account. What do I do now?
You can become an OptionTrader in just a few simple steps: Step 1: Login to myOptionTrade Step 2: Upload your documents to fully activate your account Step 3: Deposit funds into your trading account Step 4: Start trading binary options
Currently, we only offer a Cash Match Bonus on initial deposits, although additional bonuses on subsequent deposits will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
3. When will I receive my bonus?
When you achieve the required trading volume, your bonus becomes cash funds for you to trade or withdraw.
4. What are the terms and conditions for the Cash Match Bonus?
You may have one (1) Cash Match Account and must meet the required trading volume requirement in order to receive your bonus. To learn more, please read the Cash Match Bonus Terms and Conditions.
5. What is trading volume?
Trading volume is the total cost of the positions that you have taken whether they expired in the money or out of the money.
6. What is the required trade volume for the bonus and how is it calculated?
To receive your bonus, you must trade the initial deposit plus the Cash Match Bonus 20 times. For example: If you deposit $250 and accept a bonus of $250 - (250+250) x 20 = $10,000 required trading volume.
7. Can I withdraw my initial deposit and any profits I make if I have not reached the required trading volume?
Yes, you can withdraw your initial deposit and trading profits at any time.
3. How long does it take for funds to appear in my account?
Same day processing between 24/5 21:00 GMT Sunday - 21:00 GMT *Any deposits sent outside the specified hours will be processed on the following working day (Monday-Friday).
Up to 10 minutes*
2-7 working days*
4. What is the minimum withdrawal amount?
The minimum withdrawal is USD$10 (USD$150 for wire transfer).
5. How long does it take to withdraw funds?
Withdrawal requests received before 7:00 AM GMT are processed on the same day between 7:00AM GMT and 5:00PM GMT, requests received after 7:00AM GMT are processed the following business day between 7:00AM GMT and 5:00PM GMT (Monday to Friday only).
6. Can I withdraw my funds to my card?
Withdrawals are always processed using the same payment method/gateway that was used to make the initial deposit. Should a credit/debit card deposit be received, all withdrawals up to the amount of total deposits by credit/debit card will be processed back to the same credit/ debit card on a priority base. We cannot send more funds back to your credit/debit card than initially deposited. Any additional profit amount can be withdrawn by bank wire transfer or online payment options. See our Withdrawal Methods.
7. Are there any withdrawal fees?
OptionTrade doesn't charge any withdrawal fees, but you may incur a transaction fee from your service provider. Please check with your bank or credit card provider to learn more.
8. Under what circumstances must my funds be sent by wire transfer?
Withdrawals are executed via wire transfer when:
You are withdrawing profits;
You funded your account via Sofort, iDeal, WebMoney, China Union Pay or TrustPay.
1. What types of assets can I trade?
We offer over 200 financial assets. Please refer to our asset index to learn more.
2. The trading platform isn't loading. What should I do?
Delete all history and cookies.
Ensure that you are running the latest version of Java.
Press CTRL and F5 to refresh your browser.
3. What are the trading hours?
The markets are open 24/5. To view detailed market trading hours:
Yes, you can still trade on our One Touch platform even when the markets are closed.
5. How is the payout on Ladder Options calculated?
The Ladder Payout calculation is based on a statistical matrix formula designed by the Liquidity Providers. The exact formula behind the payout system cannot be made public due to the high competitive industry that is the Binary Options sector.
Risk Warning: Trading Binary Options may not be suitable for all investors as it carries a high degree of risk to your capital. Trading such products is risky and you may lose all of your investment. Please read the full Risk Disclosure
Legal: OptionTrade is a registered brand name of HF Markets (Europe) Ltd a Cypriot Investment Firm (CIF) that is regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) under license number 183/12. OptionTrade operates in accordance with the Markets of Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) of the European Union. Risk Warning: Trading Binary Options may not be suitable for all investors as it carries a high degree of risk to your capital. Please ensure that you fully understand the risks involved, taking into account your investment’s objectives and level of experience, before trading, and if necessary seek independent advice. Please read the full Risk Disclosure. OptionTrade does not accept clients from the U.S., Canada, Belgium, Japan, Sudan, Syria and North Korea.