FAQ

Trade FX, CFDs and stocks with an established global broker.

About BT Markets

Besides our extremely tight spreads and high level of customer service, please visit this link to find out more reasons why BT Markets should be your broker.

BT Markets is a privately owned firm.

Yes, we have a website dedicated to providing education to our clients here. We frequently update this site with new articles related to the FX market place and other economic news.

Yes we do. We sponsor a social trading website where professional money managers and traders are able to share trading and market related ideas, visit us on TradeGATEHub.

Yes, we have a website dedicated to providing education to our clients here. We frequently update this site with new articles related to the FX market place and other economic news.

Yes, we offer an IB program. To find out more please visit our IB webpage.

Money Management

You can fund your account using several different methods that are available by logging into the Client Cabinet.

Your original deposit can only be withdrawn by the same method in which the funds were deposited. Any profits can be sent back via bank wire.

Please log into the Client Cabinet.

Please log into the Client Cabinet.

The minimum for an ILC account is USD $1,000 and the minimum for an X Leverage account is USD $100.

Yes, we accept deposits in a number of different currencies.

Depending on your deposit method, funding can take anywhere from a few hours to a few days. Typical bank wires can take up to 2-5 business days to reach our banks. However, credit card payments are usually processed within a few hours. It is important to keep in mind that all banks are different and the amount of time it takes to process bank wires varies from bank to bank. BT Markets offers several convenient and secure funding methods including Neteller, Skrill, Uphold and Allied Wallet. Payment processors have their own verification process and regulations that may affect your processing speed, so to avoid any delays be sure to check with your processor to make sure your account is up to date.

As with most instances of broker insolvencies in highly regulated jurisdictions where client funds are segregated from corporate funds by law, client funds held in a client segregated account are not included as part of the insolvent company’s estate and are therefore generally outside of the insolvency proceeding.

Yes. Our trading platforms offer traders automated risk management to ensure the accounts do not go into a negative position. With real-time margin-watch features, our platforms automatically close out open positions if the account is at risk of going into the negative.

Trading

Yes, you may sign up for a free demo account here
We offer several world leading platforms including MetaTrader 4 
and 5 ,cTrader and CurreneX  (for FX only). We also offer real on-exchange equities with MetaTrader 5 and Sterling Trader. The ability to offer real stock trading instead of CFD’s on stocks is a key difference between BT Markets and many other brokers that can only offer CFD’s.

Yes we do. Please find out more information about our on-exchange equities here.

We offer CFD’s on different cryptocurrency pairs.

We open Sunday at 5pm EST and close on Friday at 4:55pm EST.

Yes, we offer mobile trading using 
MetaTrader 4 ,MetaTrader 5 and 
cTrader platforms.

Due to our liquidity, the highest lot size we offer per ticket is 75 lots (this can be customized depending upon the client and certain criteria).

Account Management

It is fairly easy to open an account and everything is completed online by following this 
link.

In order for you to open a live trading account with BT Markets you need to submit a valid picture ID, preferably a passport and a proof of address, such as a utility bill, bank statement, or credit card statement. It is important to note that your proof of address needs to be current and can not be older than 90 days from the date of your application. You will also be asked to provide a Tax ID number.

Yes, we offer managed accounts using a sophisticated third party GUI and the MetaTrader 4 or cTrader systems. To find out more please visit this link.

Yes, we offer a Client Cabinet to view reports and manage your account.

Regulation

Yes. BT Markets is regulated by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA). BT Markets submits monthly operational and compliance reports to CIMA including reconciliation of client funds and company financials. For more information on fund safety at BT Markets, please visit this link.

BT Markets’s client funds are held in segregated bank accounts separate from the company’s operating accounts. All client funds deposited with BT Markets are held according to our strict policies and procedures and all financial activities are monitored and reviewed by our external and internal auditors. BT Markets Ltd. has multiple customer segregated accounts which maintain balances to cover customer liabilities. These accounts are held with top tier banks such as BMO Harris Bank and Signature Bank.

Risk warning:  Trading is risky. Your capital is at risk.