1st of January 2022 onwards, Vantage will be using the new domain vantagemarkets.com/en-au.
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Do take note that as of 1st of February 2022, vantagefx.com.au will no longer be online.
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Leverage up to 500:1
Greater execution speeds for most products to better trade the market
Dedicated support staff to assist with trading needs
With a Vantage Professional (Pro) trading account (not available to retail clients), your funds will still be held in a segregated account and still be eligible for our offers and you will be eligible for negative balance protection. You will also be trading without ASIC’s imposed leverage restrictions.
However, you will forfeit the following protections as Pro account holder:
Vantage’s Pro trading account offers you more flexibility on leverage, even after ASIC’s Product Intervention Order (PIO) on 29 Mar 2021.
|Post the commencement of ASIC’s PIO|
|Retail Account||Pro Account|
|Forex Major||30:1||Up to 500:1|
|Forex Minor||20:1||Up to 500:1|
|Gold||20:1||Up to 500:1|
(other than gold)
|10:1||Up to 100:1|
|Indices Major||20:1||Up to 200:1|
|Indices Minor||10:1||Up to 200:1|
|Share CFDs||5:1||Up to 20:1|
If you placed $500 into the market*:
*Example is based on a FX major pair trade. Leverage may vary for each product.
You may be categorised as a wholesale client and apply for a Vantage Pro account if you meet either test:
- Net assets include your savings, home and land, investment properties, shares, superannuation and even your cars or boats.
- Annual gross income for the last two consecutive financial years.
1 You will be required to produce a valid Accountant’s Certificate to prove your Net assets and/or Annual Gross income. You can obtain a template certificate from us here.
2 You can demonstrate this trading experience from another provider or from your own Vantage account or a combination of both.
Apply for a Vantage live account.
Apply for Pro and provide the necessary documents.
Once approved, start trading with Vantage’s professional account.
Everyone is a retail client unless they satisfy one of the requirements to be classified as a wholesale client under the Corporations Act 2001 Act (Corporations Act). Wholesale clients have different conditions available for trading to retail clients. This is because wholesale clients are expected to have a more sophisticated understanding of complex CFD products. Click here to view the key differences.
If you are not eligible for a Pro trading account, you can still trade over 300 CFD products on our platforms as a Retail client. You can apply here for our Retail account.
Check your eligibility for Pro account and apply here. You will need to submit your application and provide Vantage with documents and information to verify your eligibility.