You must satisfy at least two of the following three criteria
to be classified by Sigma Trading as a professional client:
I have traded an average frequency of at least 10 times in
each of the last four quarters on CFDs, spread bets and/or
FX and in significant size.
I hold an investment portfolio (including cash deposits and
financial instruments) exceeding €500,000.
I work or have worked in financial services for a minimum of
one year in a professional position, which requires
knowledge of CFDs, spread betting or FX.
You can also register by downloading the registration forms to
visit our 'Documents' section for more details
We regret to inform you that we are unable to open an
account for you with Sigma Trading.
Under the terms of our FCA authorisation, we are only able to
accept account applications from Professional Clients as
defined by FCA rules. This includes clients that voluntarily
wish to be opted up to Professional Status (Elective
Professionals). As you have not selected at least two of the
options above, you do not meet the criteria to be treated as a
Professional Client and, unfortunately, we cannot proceed with
Should you wish to discuss this further, please call our Client
Services on 020 7011 9510.
Your account type will be as an Individual Elective
TO ENABLE US TO EXPEDITE YOUR
APPLICATION, PLEASE PROVIDE THE DETAILS REQUESTED ABOVE AND
ATTACH A SCANNED COPY OF YOUR IDENTIFICATION. ALTERNATIVELY
EMAIL IT TO CLIENTSERVICES@SIGMA-TRADING.COM
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What is the size of your financial instrument portfolio, defined
as cash deposits and financial instruments?
Please confirm how you acquired the money to be invested i.e. by
means of savings, inheritance, income and/or capital gain. We
apologise if you feel this is intrusive but we are obliged to
check this to meet our UK regulatory requirements.
Please attach the source of fund from which your funds would
Please attach a bank statement as proof of your funds.
Please select a username that you'd like to use to log onto the
platform. If your chosen username is not available, we will
call you to request a different one
If you wish to trade US equity derivatives, be they spread bets,
CFDs or options, you will need to complete a W8-BEN form.
the form and complete it here which, after completion,
attach and send back to us. Please note we will not be able to
approve your trading of US instruments without a W8-BEN having
the Risk Warning and Order Execution Policy. For your own benefit
and protection you should read each of these carefully before
ticking the boxes below. If you do not understand any point please
ask for further information.
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Spread bets and CFDs are leveraged products and can result in losses
that exceed deposits. Only trade with monies you can afford to
lose. All trading involves risk and you need to ensure you fully
understand the risks