Discussion in 'Trading' started by love nun, Sep 28, 2009.

  1. love nun

    love nun

    Hello everyone

    i want to open a daytrade account

    and just wanting know the minimum capital contribution

    who can tell me

  2. You need at least $100,000 to ensure longevity, thus a chance at profitability.
  3. MTE


    With a US broker you need a minimum of 25K to daytrade stocks and options due to the Pattern Day Trader rule. Futures don't have such a requirement, but you still need a couple of thousand to be able to execute a reasonable risk management plan.