Frequently asked questions

About ThreeTrader

Is ThreeTrader regulated?

ThreeTrader is regulated by the Vanuatu financial service commission (VFSC) licence number 40430.

Where is client fund held?

ThreeTrader holds client funds in client trust accounts in Tier 1 banks.

Are my personal details and documents uploaded safe?

The safety and privacy of all of our clients is held in the utmost regard. We apply IT best practice to ensure all client information is secure. For additional details, please view our privacy policy.

Trading with ThreeTrader

What is the difference between Raw zero and Pure spread accounts?

ThreeTrader provides two MT4 trading accounts options: Raw zero and Pure spread accounts. The Pure spread account is commission-free, as we mark up the spreads received from banks. The Raw zero account displays raw spreads received from banks, and we charge an industry-leading commission of $4 USD (or equivalent) per lot round turn.

What leverage does ThreeTrader offer?

We offer maximum 500:1 leverage on FX and metals, and leverage varies on other products. For details please check our product schedule page.

Can I have multiple trading accounts with ThreeTrader?

Yes we do allow clients to have multiple trading accounts to trade different strategies. Additional account request can be made via client CRM.

Are demo accounts the same as live trading accounts?

Our demo account offers the same products, spreads, and leverage. However, it is not guaranteed that the demo account will execute trades exactly the same as live accounts, as it is not connected to the live trading environment.

What is margin call and liquidation level?

Margin call starts at 80% margin level, liquidation starts at 20% margin level.

Do you offer negative balance protection?

Yes, if your trading account goes into the negative, we will return it to a zero balance.

Does ThreeTrader offer MAM?

We do offer MAM (Multi Account Manager) .

How long does demo account last?

Demo account expires automatically after 90 days of inactivity.

What is the minimum deposit for live accounts?

The initial deposit for Pure spreads account is $100 USD or equivalent and $1,000 USD or equivalent for Raw zero account, for subsequent deposit there is no minimum requirement.

How long does it take my deposit to show in MT4 trading account?

It varies from different deposit options. e.g. credit card deposit may show instantly where as bank transfer could take up several days. For more detailed deposit time frames please refer to the deposit page.

How long does it take my withdrawal to clear?

Once we receive your request, we will process within 1 business day on our end. However, the speed of withdrawal varies depending on the withdrawal method. Some methods offer same-day clearance, while others may take up to 3 working days.

What are commissions charged for trading with ThreeTrader?

We do not charge any commissions on our Pure spread account. Instead, we add a few markups to the raw pricing from banks. On the ThreeTrader Raw zero account, you'll see the raw pricing directly from banks, and we charge a commission of $ 4 USD per lot, which is equivalent to ¥ 400 JPY round turn.