learn the basics of technical analysis for practical use
get initial psychological skills necessary for real trading
develop new trading strategies and Expert Advisers
test existing Expert Advisers
How to Open a Demo Account?
download the trading platform Real Trader and install it on your computer
launch the trading terminal and go to the "File" menu at the top of the screen, click "Open an Account" and fill in all required fields
Please note that demo accounts are available in USD:
- "forex" - deposit currency USD
To activate the "Next" button and continue registration, it is necessary to flag "I agree to subscribe to your newsletters".
After the registration has been successfully completed, you will get the following information: "Login" — the account number, "Password" — the password for access, "Investor" — the investor's password (connection mode in which it is possible to check the account status, analyze the price dynamics, etc., but no trading is allowed). This information can be also found in the "Mailbox" section. Please be informed that demo accounts are not supported and are automatically deleted if you do not login at least once within 2 weeks.
N.B. All demo accounts are set with the leverage of 1:100. In order to change the leverage, a respective request with a demo account number should be sent to office (at) realtrade.lv
To get acquainted with all settings and functions of the trading platform, go to the "Help" menu and click "Help Topics" or press F1 button on your keyboard.
Differences between Real and Demo Accounts:
you safely trade using virtual money
no real loss, neither real profit as money is virtual
you can open demo account selecting any deposited amount (we recommend to start with the same balance amount you plan to deposit into your real account)
all transactions are instantly conducted by the automated execution system, however, on a demo account you will get confirmation within 1-2 seconds after making a request to open/close position, but on a real account within 4-5 seconds (during such time period, the requested market price may change)
Lack of risk
Trading with virtual money
Familiarity with RealTrader4
Comprehension of technical analysis basics
Psychological readiness to enter into live trading