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Deposit Funds and Trade

We recommend that all account holders deposit funds into their trading account from inside their Secure Client Area, where you can choose from ten flexible funding options in ten different base currencies.

Open an Account for access to your client portal and fund your account in real time.

1 - Log Into Client Portal

2 – Click Deposit Funds and Select your Preferred Method

View Fees and Processing Times by Funding Method

Currencies Accepted: AUD, USD, EUR, GBP, SGD, NZD, JPY, HKD, CHF, CAD

The minimum funding amount required to open a new trading account is USD $200.

Funding Methods Funding Time Fees
30-Secure Verified by Visa / MasterCard Securecode Instant Free
Credit / Debit Card Instant Free
PayPal Instant Free
Neteller Instant Free
Skrill Instant Free
FasaPay Instant Free
Wire Transfer / Bank Transfer / TT 12-48 hours Free
Local Bank Transfer (Outside Australia) 22-72 hours Free
POLi Instant Free
Broker to Broker Transfer 22-72 hours Free
Webmoney Instant Free
Bpay 12 -48 hours Free
China Union Pay Instant 0.0 - 3.5%
China Union Pay - FPCUP Instant 0.0 - 3.5%
Qiwi Instant 3.0%
Thai Internet Banking Instant Free

Security of Funds

All client funds are held in Segregated Client Trust Accounts at National Australia Bank (NAB) and Westpac Banking Corporation (Westpac) - AA rated Australian Banks. Electronic payments are processed using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) technology and are encrypted to ensure security. All payment information is confidential and used only for the purpose of funding your trading account with Optimus FX via IC Markets. Need more details before funding your account? Learn More in our FAQ Section