We understand that you will have questions about our service:
- What is a 'Prop' Trader?
'Prop' refers to 'Proprietary'. A Prop Trader is typically a person who trades the firm’s money using multiple trading strategies across many different asset classes. These include Stocks, Futures, Commodities, FX and Options. Strategies include directional trading, long short portfolio spread trading, hedging, arbitrage and volatility based trading.
- What are the advantages of Prop Trading?
The main advantages of Prop Trading are that you have access to trade with a larger capital base and therefore capitalise further on your edge in the market. You are able to trade a larger range of markets and get access to cheaper commissions, access to rebates on your trades.
- Why become a Prop Trader with Trade View?
The main reason you would join Trade View Investments is the extra support we give you:
- IT - programming support & development.
- Access to a Bloomberg/Reuters terminal
- 24 Hr Dealing Room
- Discuss strategies with other traders
- Additional training if needed
- Competitive payout structures
- How do I become a ‘Prop’ trader with Trade View Investments?
You must have traded your own funds for at least 3 years, or have completed the Advanced Workshop before you can apply to become a trader with us.
In our Advanced Workshop we may offer a ‘HOT SEAT’ to the most promising. This means if invited you will sit next to our Prop Traders while you learn and trade.
If you do not meet the above criteria you may want to look at our complete training provided under Trader Development .
- Once offered a seat at Trade View, how much money do I get to trade with and what is the profit share?
The following options are available to our traders based on qualifications.
Trade View also provides training, IT - programming support & development.
|50% your funds - 50% our funds
|Trade Our funds - no wage
||60-40 – negotiated over time
|Trade our funds – with a wage
||40-60 after base wage is met in profits
|100% your funds
||100% - pay monthly desk fee (to be negotiated)
- Am I able to trade from home?
If you use our funds - Initially No, you are expected to trade on the desk as this is where the ongoing training is provided. Over time and as your experience grows this may be possible.
- What markets are offered to trade?
The following markets are available to our traders based on qualifications.
If you have further questions please contact us.
|Cash Index & Futures
||Fixed Income / Money Markets
Trading leveraged products carries significant risks and is not suitable for all investors. Please ensure that you fully understand the risks involved before entering into any trades. You could lose substantially more than your initial deposit. We recommend that you seek independent advice and ensure you fully understand all risks involved before trading. Any information on this website is general in nature and does not take into account your financial situation, objectives or your needs. It's important for you to consider the relevant Terms and Conditions and any other relevant Trade View Investments documents before you acquire any of our financial products. These can be obtained from this website or on request from our offices.