EZTrader FAQ’s

What is The EZTrader?

The EZTrader is the official blog of EZTrader, the award winning, fully regulated binary options trading platform.  It provides daily updates of news and movements in the financial markets, giving readers and traders insights into trends and important economic events.

Is The EZTrader blog the same as the EZTrader trading platform?

The EZTrader platform and The EZTrader blog can be used completely separately and independently.  Readers of the blog are under no obligation to sign up or trade with the EZTrader trading platform, can enjoy The EZTrader as a useful source of news and information on the financial markets.

When was EZTrader created?

EZTrader was established in 2008 and is the flagship brand of EZTD Inc., (OTCQX SYMBOL: EZTD) .    EZTrader is regulated under the Cyprus Securities Exchange Commission (CySEC), License number 203/13. It sells binary options to online traders throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the Asia Pacific.

What stocks can I trade on?

You can chose from a wide range of binary options on more than 120 assets.  This includes a great selection of well-known stocks such as Apple, Barclays, Amazon and BMW.

Can I trade FOREX at EZTrader?

EZTrader offers binary options trades on currency pairs.  Currency pairs are very similar to FOREX but the concept is simpler, in that there are only two possible outcomes, and the risk levels are present and known to the user prior to him placing the trade.  For more information please visit the EZTrader Education Centre.   

What are Commodities?

Commodities are basic goods produced from natural resources.  Popular commodities to trade on include Gold, Silver, Copper and Oil.   Commodities are different from other products because a commodity will always be almost the same regardless of producer.  There are two types of commodities, differentiated by their longevity.  ‘Hard commodities’ such as oil and gold have a significantly longer shelf life than ‘soft commodities’ such as rice or wheat.

How long does a binary option last?

Binary options can be extremely short, or last several weeks, even months long!  EZTrader offers 60 second binary options, short term options which can be several minutes or hours, daily options, weekly options and long term options.


Why is EZTrader is so popular in the U.K?

As a regulated broker well known for its reliable trading platform, EZTrader is very popular in the UK.   EZTrader is also a big fan of UK football and is currently the sponsor top-tier Premiership team, Tottenham Hotspur.

Can I trade in EZTrader when the London stock exchange has closed?

Yes!  EZTrader has binary options available 24 hours a day, seven hours a week.  This is because you can trade on assets from stock exchanges all over the world such as the NYSE, NASDAQ, Euronext, London, Frankfurt, Paris, Milan, Sydney, Tokyo and Bombay.   Thanks to the different time zones, there is almost always an exchange open.  Furthermore, EZTrader’s long term options are available 24 hours a day.  These are binary options that last more than a week and can be purchased even when the markets are closed.

What is the minimum deposit to start trading?

The minimum deposit at EZTrader is £/€ 200.  Individual binary options trades can be bought for as little as £/€ 25. EZTrader offers a generous welcome bonus of up to 100% for new customers.

What is the verification process?

Fully regulated binary options brokers such as EZTrader are required to carry out a verification process on all new customers to ensure they are aware and capable of sustaining any risks associated with trading.  It means that traders can have peace of mind knowing that their transactions and private information is protected.  It also means that in case of credit card theft or if the broker fails to fulfill their obligations, you will be entitled to compensation up to a maximum of €20,000.