How do I open a trading account?

You are eligible If you are 18 or over and have your own bank account, you may open an online trading account with Legacy FX by clicking on the New User link above our top menu or open an account on our home page

How long does it take to open a trading account?

Opening an online trading account is immediate. Once you have filled in your details, you will receive an email with your user name and password, and you can start trading.


What supporting documents are required in order to open a trading account and why?

To open a trading account, you must supply:

  • Identification clear photocopy of a valid ID ( i.e driver’s license , passport..)
  • Proof of address – example copy of a utility bill showing your full name and address,
  • If funding via Credit Card -a photocopy of the front and back of the credit card showing the last 4 digits on the front and 1st 4 digits on the back These can either be emailed to your account manager or uploaded through the member login page on the site (desktop or mobile versions).