You can easily fund your account by logging in to MyAccount and visiting the Funding page. There are four easy ways to fund your account: We recommend that you maintain an adequate excess margin balance above your required margin. Maintaining low excess margin levels in your account may prohibit you from trading certain products or lead to undesired liquidations resulting from an adverse market move.
You may experience longer processing times if the name on the originating account does not match your FOREX. Yes, we accept checks for U. Keep in mind that the name on the check must match the name on your account. Funds sent via check typically take business days from date of receipt to clear and be credited to your account. This can vary depending on the bank and state of issue. All customer deposits are kept separate from our own operating funds and distributed across a global network of custodian banks.
Yes, you may use multiple cards to fund your account. Keep in mind that withdrawals are processed to the original funding methods. Therefore, a single withdrawal request may be processed via multiple cards. In accordance with our anti-money-laundering policy, we are legally obligated to verify the status of the original funding account before we can process a withdrawal of funds to another source.
In the event that the original funding account is no longer available, you will need to provide us with evidence of its status, such as an account statement or relative document issued by your bank. Documentation must include the following:.
Your deposit may be reduced by a service fee charged by your bank. Withdrawals can be submitted through My Account and are processed in the order funds were received.
Funds are returned to the originating account in the following order: Additional fees may be applied by receiving bank. Wire transfers that involve a bank outside the US, may require an intermediary US bank. Intermediary banks may charge a transaction fee.
Your bank may take additional time to credit the funds to your account. Please note you can only transfer funds between multiple accounts of the same trading platform, i. A withdrawal of funds will result in a reduction of funds available to be used for margin to maintain open positions.
This may result in the liquidation of any or all of my open positions. It is your responsibility to ensure that the account holds enough margin to maintain open positions. Funds deposited with eCheck are not available for withdrawal until 5 business days after the deposit date. Please let us know how you would like to proceed. However, if you deposit funds from abroad, you may be charged a cross-border fee or currency conversion fee by your issuing bank.
However, your bank may charge a service fee. A third party is considered to be anyone who is not an owner of the account. Documentation must include the following: No, we do not accept payments through Western Union or Paypal. How do I fund my account?
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Why is the amount posted in my account less than the amount I wired? How do I withdraw funds from my account? How will my withdrawal be processed? How do I transfer funds between my existing accounts? What if I have open positions when I submit a withdrawal or transfer request?
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