Hedged accounts allow traders to:
Have both BUY and SELL positions open, for the same symbol, at the same time. Have multiple BUY, or SELL positions open, for the same symbol, at the same time
Netted accounts allow traders to:
Only have one position open, for the same symbol, at the same time. In this account type positions of a BUY or SELL direction will be closed by orders of the opposite direction
Let’s assume a trader sends 3 orders in the following sequence:
On a Hedged account after his orders are filled, he will have 3 positions.
On a Netted Account he will have No positions, because:
The following options are available in cTrader
Shariah Compliant (Swap Free) Accounts
A Shariah Compliant account meets all the requirements of Shariah law and the principles articulated for “Islamic finance”. Administrative Fees are charged instead of Swaps for accounts that have this option enabled.
AMF-compliant (French Risk) Accounts
An AMF-compliant (French Risk) account is an account that is in line with AMF requirements.
An AMF-compliant account has the following unique behavior
To open a live cTrader account, please contact your broker.
A Demo Account offers a risk free trading environment for practise purposes. Functionality and market rates are identical to a live account, and the account will use ‘virtual’ funds. The demo account is completely free, and you cannot withdraw any virtual funds gained from the account.
To create a demo account
Click cTrader > Open Demo Account OR Click the icon and select Demo Account.
Your login details will be sent to the email address you entered.
When you launch cTrader, the sign in window will appear. If you do not see the Sign In screen, click cTrader > Login.
To log in to your demo account enter your Account Number and Password and click the Sign In button.
By checking this option your login details will be automatically filled in whenever cTrader is opened. If you have multiple accounts, cTrader will fill in details of the last account for which you checked this option.
To remove an account from your cTrader account list
The account will be removed from the list after confirmation.