GO Markets Professional

GO Professional Account gives you greater freedom to apply your trading strategies. You’ll enjoy higher leverage and dedicated support not available to retail clients, plus other exclusive services.

GO Professional advantages

Higher leverage

Lower margin requirements. Trade greater volumes with less capital

Dedicated support desk

Enjoy priority level service with access to our 24/5 dedicated support desk

Negative balance protection

Single time up to A$100,000 negative balance protection

Professional reports

Gain access to complementary analysis reports from top financial institutions

Volume rebates

High-volume traders receive rebates for their trades each month

Get a better deal on leverage

Wholesale traders benefit from the ability to trade with a higher leverage

MarketsRetail account*GO Professional**
Minimum leverageMaximum leverage
Major Forex30:1100:1300:1
Other Forex20:1100:1300:1
Indices20:1100:1200:1
Share CFDs5:120:120:1
Gold20:1100:1300:1
All other commodities10:1100:1100:1
Cryptos2:15:15:1

*Leverage restrictions on Retail account will be effective on 29 March, 2021.
**GO Professional new leverage will be effective on 29 March, 2021.

Check your eligibility

CATEGORY A

Sophisticated Investor

To be eligible for the minimum leverage, you need to meet at least one requirement in two of the following criteria;
To be eligible for the maximum leverage, you need to meet at least one requirement in three of the following criteria:

1Income/Assets criteria

  • Gross annual income of over A$100,000 for the last 12 months, OR
  • Savings & Investments of over A$500,000.

2Trading experience criteria

  • Traded at least 75 trades1 with a broker for Margin FX, CFDs over Indices, Commodities, Currencies, Metals and Shares over the previous 12 months, OR
  • Traded at least 50 significant trades2 over the previous 12 months with a broker for Margin FX, CFDs over Indices, Commodities, Currencies, Metals and Shares.

    1 A trade means opening a position with a broker.
    2 A significant trade means opening a position of A$25,000 notional size for CFD shares or A$50,000 for Margin FX, CFDs over Indices, Commodities, Currencies and Metals

3Trading knowledge criteria

  • Have been engaged, associated, or employed in a financial sector and gained knowledge/experience on Margin FX, CFDs over Indices, Commodities, Currencies, Metals and Shares products or services for at least 12 months, OR
  • Held formal qualification relevant to the understanding of Margin FX, CFDs over Indices, Commodities, Currencies, Metals and Shares from a registered provider, OR
  • Demonstrate product knowledge (75% pass mark).

CATEGORY B

High Net Worth Investor

To be eligible, you'll need to meet at least one of below criteria:

  • Net assets of at least A$2.5 million; OR
  • Gross income for each of the last two financial years of at least A$250,000

Ready to GO Professional?

New clients

1.

Open an account with GO Markets.

2.

Log into Client Portal.

3.

Complete the additional steps to upgrade to GO Professional.
We may ask for additional documentation or supporting evidence.

4.

Check if your account has been upgraded to GO Professional status.

Open an account

Existing clients

1.

Log into your Client Portal as normal.

2.

Complete the additional steps to upgrade to GO Professional.
We may ask for additional documentation or supporting evidence.

3.

Check if your account has been upgraded to GO Professional status.

Log into Client Portal

Note you will be bound by the eligibility assessment by GO Markets. For a reminder of the requirements, check here.

What changes when you upgrade to GO Professional?

  • As a wholesale client you won’t receive some of the protections retail clients receive, or a product disclosure. Product risks and other important information are detailed in the Wholesale Client Information Statement.
  • You may not receive some of the protections Retail clients receive.
  • GO Professional account funds will be maintained in a segregated account.
  • To the extent permitted by Part 7.8 of Division 2 of the Corporations Act, GO Professional account funds may be used for hedging, counteracting or offsetting the risks associated with the clients.
  • You have the right to revert to a Retail account.

Why trade with GO Markets?

Australian regulated broker

Established in 2006, GO Markets Pty Ltd is regulated by Australian Securities and Investment Commissions (AFSL 254963).

Award-winning client support

GO Markets friendly customer support team is available 24/5 to help you with all your trading needs.

Trade Over 350+ Products

Trade a wide range of products including Forex, Share CFDs, Indices and Commodities, all from one account.

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