Opening an account
I'm new to binaries, where do I start?
The first step is to open an account. You can apply online in just a few minutes.
Where does Binary.com hold my funds?
We segregate all client funds and hold them in secure and licensed financial institutions, according to the conditions of our trading licenses.
How does Binary.com make money?
Binary.com has thousands of clients taking a variety of positions on the financial markets at any one time, and earns a small margin on these trades.
Depositing and withdrawing funds
Do I need to deposit any funds to open an account?
You don't need to deposit any money to open an account, but you need to deposit funds before you can start trading.
How do I fund my account?
Binary.com offers a range of common deposit and withdrawal methods, from credit and debit cards to bank wires, e-cash and e-wallets.
Is it possible to deposit the same funds through different payment methods?
Unfortunately, no - funds initially deposited through one payment method must be withdrawn through the same system; funds cannot be transferred to an alternate system for withdrawal. We do offer a wide variety of payment methods, to suit your specific needs and preferences.
Learning to trade
Do you offer virtual-money accounts?
Binary.com offers a virtual-money account so you can get the hang of trading binaries. Why not open a free $10k fully-functional virtual-money account, and start learning how to trade.
Will I need to install any software?
Binary.com is entirely web-based and requires no software installation.
How soon can I start trading?
You can open an account, deposit funds and begin trading within minutes.