Account Types

Account Types

Our accounts enable retail and institutional clients to trade the global Forex market using our advanced MetaTrader 4 trading platform from a desktop, laptop, and mobile device. Trade when you want, where you want.

Live Trading Accounts

Each live account at Ck Markets has its own personality and its own goal; each is suited to a different type of investor and each reveals a different window of opportunity to the currency world. From experienced traders to inexperienced, from small depositors to large, the list of live accounts we offer is a gateway to your financial aspirations.

Demo Trading Accounts

The best way for a forex newbie to enter the currency world is to start practicing on a forex demo account and at Ck Markets we have more than just one demo account to offer. In fact, almost every live trading account we offer has a mirror reflection of a demo. So if you’re interested in developing your trading skills, choose from one of our demo account types and start trading.

Minimum deposit
  • Leverage / Margin requirements
  • Spread
  • Commission
  • Negative Balance Protection
  • Margin Call
  • Stop Out
  • Pricing
  • Trading Instruments
  • Contract specification
  • Minimum Volume in Lots per Trade
  • Step Lot
  • Maximum Volume in Lots per Trade
  • Maximum Number of Orders
  • Maximum Volume in Lots of Orders
  • Maximum Number of Pending Orders
  • Hedging allowed
 
Standard
Account
$100
  • Leverage / Margin requirements

    up to 1:500

  • Spread

    From 1.0

  • Commission

    No Commission

  • Negative Balance Protection

    Yes

  • Margin Call

    40%

  • Stop Out

    20%

  • Pricing

    5 decimals for FX (3 on JPY pairs), 2 decimals for Spot Metals

  • Trading Instruments

    Majors, Minors, Exotics
    Precoius Metals
    Energies
    Indicies
    Stocks
    Cryptocurrencies

  • Contract specification

  • Minimum Volume in Lots per Trade

    0

  • Step Lot

    0

  • Maximum Volume in Lots per Trade

    50

  • Maximum Number of Orders

    200

  • Maximum Volume in Lots of Orders

    100

  • Maximum Number of Pending Orders

    100

  • Hedging allowed

    YES

ECN
Account
$1000
  • Leverage / Margin requirements

    up to 1:500

  • Spread

    From 0.2

  • Commission

    $5 per lot

  • Negative Balance Protection

    Yes

  • Margin Call

    80%

  • Stop Out

    50%

  • Pricing

    5 decimals for FX (3 on JPY pairs), 2 decimals for Spot Metals

  • Trading Instruments

    Majors, Minors, Exotics
    Precoius Metals
    Energies
    Indicies

  • Contract specification

  • Minimum Volume in Lots per Trade

    0

  • Step Lot

    0

  • Maximum Volume in Lots per Trade

    100

  • Maximum Number of Orders

    UNLIMITED

  • Maximum Volume in Lots of Orders

    UNLIMITED

  • Maximum Number of Pending Orders

    100

  • Hedging allowed

    YES

Please Note:

1 NGN accounts are only available to clients in Nigeria.

2 Please bear in mind that the Company may at its sole discretion change, within the hour before the close of the trading session on every Friday, the Stop Out and Margin Call levels from 50% to 100% and from 80% to 130% respectively, for all ECN MT4/MT5 accounts. Moreover, kindly note that the Company may extend these amendments for as long as it deems necessary after the market opening, by providing the Client with prior written notice.

3 Spreads are floating and they may increase during specific periods of the day depending on the market conditions.

4 Exotic pairs are not available for swap-free accounts.

5 Institutional-level spreads are offered on CK Markets Pro accounts on the condition that a minimum account balance of 25,000 EUR/GBP/USD is maintained at all times. If the balance of an CK Markets Pro account drops below the required amount, the spread offering may revert back to retail pricing until the account is topped up. In this case, the client will be notified in advance. Furthermore, please note that Stock Trading is available only on CK Markets Pro MT5 account and the minimum deposit required is 250,000 EUR/GBP/USD.

6 Please note that on all MT4 market execution accounts (ECN, ECN Zero and Pro), preset SL/TP levels are not permitted. If a client wishes to add SL/TP levels, the client can modify the existing position after the order is opened.

7 For Spot Indices and Spot Commodities on ECN MT4 Account the Maximum volume per trade is 5 lots; for Spot Indices the Maximum Volume of lots per trade is 50 lots on ECN Zero.

8 For Spot Indices and Spot Commodities on ECN MT4 Account: the maximum volume of all orders for Spot Indices is 15 lots and 50 lots for Spot Commodities.

9 Commission on ECN MT4 is taken only when a position is opened, at double the levels listed in the table above (accounting for both the opening and the closing of the position). For further details of the Commission charges for ECN MT4 account, please refer to the Commissions Page. For ECN MT5 Commission is fixed at $4 per lot, $2 are being charged when position is opened and $2 when position is closed.

10 Please note that margin requirements may vary between symbols and servers. For further information please refer to the Leverage and Margin Requirements section.

11 Please bear in mind that the Company may at its sole discretion switch the leverage to a maximum of up to 1:100 for all forex currency pairs and spot metals within the hour before the trading session ends on every Friday if any positions are opened, closed or modified on a Standard MT4 or Cent MT4 account. However, before the beginning of the next trading session, the leverage will be reset based on the total volume of open positions on the account. Moreover, kindly note that the Company may extend these amendments for as long as it deems necessary after the market opening, by providing the Client with prior written notice.

12 On Cent server 1 Lot size is 0.01 Standard Lots or 1,000 units. The maximum volume per trade on our Cent server is 100 Cent lots which is equal to 1 Standard lot or 100,000 units.

13 CK Markets applies dividend adjustments on Shares and Spot Indices when positions remain open on the ex-dividend date. If a client is holding buy positions his/her account will be credited with the fixed dividend amount. If a client is holding sell positions then the dividend amount will be debited from his/her account.

14For Spot Indices and Spot Commodities on Standard MT4 Account: the Maximum volume per trade is 5 lots; the maximum volume of all orders for Spot Indices is 15 lots and 50 for Spot Commodities.

15Cent Accounts offer a fixed leverage which is based on your experience and knowledge and can be changed within your My CK Markets.

16Commissions for cryptocurrencies depend on the Account’s currency: 15 USD/lot, 12.5 EUR/lot, 11.5 GBP/lot or 5,400 NGN/lot for the round turn.

17There is no minimum deposit requirement for standard accounts held by clients who reside in Tanzania and South Africa.

18There is no minimum deposit requirement for ECN Zero accounts held by clients who reside in Tanzania and South Africa. For ECN MT4 and MT5 accounts, clients who reside in South Africa, Tanzania and Nigeria are required to make a minimum deposit of $/€/£100 or ₦20,000 (Naira is only available for clients in Nigeria).