CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

How to apply for a trading account

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Applying for a trading account with XTB is quick and easy. Simply follow our three-step process outlined below:

  1. Complete our simple online form and get instant access to our trading platforms while we verify your details.
  2. You may be required to upload additional documents to verify your identity (proof of identity, bank statement, etc.) via your XTB Client Office.
  3. Once your application has been approved, you can deposit funds through our secure online process and start trading!

Security measures we take

  • All data is passed via a secure SSL connection.

Protection of your funds

  • All retail Client Money is held in segregated client bank accounts in line with our regulatory obligations.
  • Your funds are held in ring-fenced accounts separate to our own accounts
  • Your funds are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), up to £85,000 per eligible person in the unlikely event of our insolvency.

Why choose XTB?

  • One of Europe’s biggest brokers.
  • Full access to an award-winning platform, xStation, as voted by Personal Online Wealth Awards, with superior trade execution.
  • Access to 1500+ instruments.
  • Free comprehensive education via our Online Trading Academy, free ebooks and webinars.
  • Advanced technical analysis tools with free integrated market commentary.

We’re here to help

If you have any questions about setting up an account, please contact our dedicated customer support team:

  • Email: uksales@xtb.com
  • Phone: +44 2036953086

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