Open a MetaTrader Account

Open an account and start trading in three simple steps.

  1. Tell us about yourself next
  2. Fund your account next
  3. Start trading

Our promise to you

Get quality executions

We'll deliver quality and value

Price means nothing without quality executions. At you’ll get transparent, reliable pricing and superior executions.
Trading tools, made for traders

We'll provide you tools

Trade on FOREXTrader PRO, fully optimized for currency traders, or the popular MetaTrader 4 trading platform. Our Global Research Team actively monitors the markets to provide you with exclusive insights and analysis on what’s driving price action.
Build confidence with educational resources

We'll help build your confidence

Understand the ins and outs of currency trading or improve your knowledge of technical analysis. Learn at your own pace with online videos, articles, guides and more. has over a decade of experience

We'll give you peace of mind

With over a decade of experience, has supported over 200,000 traders globally. Our parent company, GAIN Capital Holdings Inc., is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and meets the highest standards of corporate governance and financial reporting.

What you’ll need

Canadian residents must submit ONE of the following:

  • A recent bank account statement from a Canadian institution (issued within the past 3 months), showing the name and address listed on your application as well as your banking account number and institution.
  • A copy of both sides of your valid photo identification (i.e., passport or driver's license) along with the Attestation Form that has been filled out and attested to by a Canadian Commissioner of Oaths or a Canadian guarantor.
  • A cheque drawn from your own personal chequing account at a Canadian bank in the amount as little as $1.00, payable to for deposit into your new account.

Account Opening FAQ

What markets are available to trade?

You can trade over 50 currency pairs, dozens of popular commodities and indicies. View our full range of markets.

What are the differences between a demo and trading account?

The primary difference is that there is no capital at risk when trading in a demo account...Read More

How do I open an account?

You can apply for an account with online.

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    Lower your trading costs by up to 15%
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