Who is The Street Trader?

The Street Trader Ltd was founded in 2015 as a Bahamas-based broker/dealer regulated by the Securities Commission of the Bahamas (View The Street Trader’s Brokerage License). The company is dedicated to provide low cost, high speed trading technologies to investors and active day traders, seeking the best trading solutions on the market.

How much leverage do I have on my trades?

Intraday margin is 6:1 margin. Overnight margin is 2:1.

How can I fund my account?

You can fund your account via Wire Transfer.

How soon can I wire transfer any profits I make?

Once your trades have settled in T+3, you will be able to wire transfer out your funds.

Can your platform handle high frequency trades?

Yes the system can easily handle HFT, and we provide additional useful tools for HF traders as well.

Would I be allowed to short stocks in my account?

We clear through multiple different clearing firms therefore any stock that is deemed shortable on their list would be available to short by us. Additionally we can perform outside locales if none of the clearing firms are able to locate certain securities.

When will Street Trader sell my securities without notifying me?

If the equity in your account falls below the maintenance margin requirements. The firm can sell your securities or other assets with prompt notice.

Do you automatically charge for margin calls?

For margin calls there is an automatic $25 charge for margin calls.

Do I have the ability to choose the route for my trades?

Yes but we reserve the right to reject any order if the account liquidity drops below a designated threshold.

Can I choose the market data I need?

Yes you can. The platform can be customized to suit your liking. Chat with an agent for any such requests.

Is Odd Lots allowed?

No. Odd lots is not allowed.

Who is the Clearing Firm?

We currently clear through ETC.