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Apply your trading strategies on a customizable platform built to support advanced trading techniques. And now get locked-in for 50% off futures brokerage fees* by opening a new account using promo code ARCHAGHC.

Discounted commissions

Free basic market data for non-professional traders

Free platform access

Automated Trading

Don’t miss this limited time offer

Whether your goals as a futures trader are to achieve a regular income, long-term wealth, or short-term wins, we want to help by giving you access to the tools and resources you need. Sign up to get locked into these low rates.

Gain full support from Caroline Seymour at 312-803-3843 or cseymour@tradestation.com

Step 1

Open Account

Step 2

Enter Promo Code ARCHAGHC

Step 3

Get Locked In

Step 1

Open Account

Step 2

Enter Promo Code

Step 3

Get Locked In

Why pay more for less?

TradeStation has the trading tools and data you need to trade futures effectively, including:

  • Powerful futures trading and analysis platform
  • Free basic market data for non-professional traders
  • Special day-trading margin rates
  • Access to small size contracts including CME Group minis and micro e-minis
  • Automate trades with Easy Language.
  • Experienced customer support and trade-desk specialists
  • Access to over 350 futures and futures option products
  • Educational resources

Frequently Asked Questions

Please note that optional real-time data fees are debited in advance for the month in which they are added and cannot be prorated or refunded. Therefore, you may wish to add additional exchanges at the beginning of the month and cancel exchanges before the end of the month in order to receive the most value for the monthly data fee.
What are the options to fund a TradeStation account?
Details about depositing funds can also be found on our Funding Instructions page
How do you download the TradeStation platform?
You must have a funded account with TradeStation before you will be able to download the desktop trading platform. After the funds deposited to your first account have become tradable, you will be able to login to the Client Center and download the software. To download our desktop platform, please Click Here
How do you locate your TradeStation customer number?
Login to the TradeStation Desktop platform and select ‘Help’ > ‘About TradeStation’ and you will find your customer number on the pop-up window.
What are the TradeStation Desktop system requirements?
You can find TradeStation desktop system requirement here: System Requirements | TradeStation
How to subscribe to CME data?
Non-professional users will be given a grace period of 90 days before being billed $20 per month for each of the CME Globex Level 1 Data and CME Globex Market Depth Data packages. This cost is waived for traders who are billed $40 of more in futures commissions in the previous month. Professional users may need to add data. To review, upgrade, or modify your data subscriptions and platform features, complete the following steps:

    1. Click Here to go to the Software & Data Subscriptions area of the TradeStation Client Center
    2. Click the green “Edit” button to make modifications.
    3. Select the items you would like to add, or deselect the items you would like to remove, and click the green “Review & Save Changes” button to confirm.
    4. Wait about 15 minutes and then log off and then log back into the platform.
    5. If you are prompted to complete an agreement, follow the link provided. After all pending agreements have been completed, you will be able to log back into the platform. The data should now be showing properly on your platform.

Important information

*Promotional rates on futures products: (1) micro futures: $0 commission + $0.25 per contract, per side and (2) futures: $0 commission + $0.75 per contract per side (“Promo Rates”). Promo Rates are not applicable to any futures products bought or sold on the FuturesPlus platform or TradingView. Only Entity (non-Institutional), IRAs, Individual or Joint futures accounts are eligible for Promo Rates. To qualify for Promo Rates, you must be a customer who does not have an existing futures account, opens a futures account with TradeStation Securities, Inc. , and enters promotion code ARCHAGHC on your new account application. Your account will be considered and approved or disapproved based on all relevant factors, including your financial situation and trading experience. Additional restrictions may apply. Prices, fees, and costs are subject to change. This promotion may not be transferred to any other individual and has no monetary value that may be redeemed. The offer cannot be used in combination with another offer unless expressly stated. Service fees, market data fees, premium service fees and other fees and charges may apply. Please visit service fees section for more information. TradeStation reserves the right to terminate this offer or change the terms and conditions at any time. No offer or solicitation to buy or sell securities, securities derivative or futures products or account types of any kind, or any type of trading or investment advice, recommendation or strategy, is made, given or in any manner endorsed by any TradeStation affiliate and the information made available on this Website is not an offer or solicitation of any kind in any jurisdiction where any TradeStation affiliate is not authorized to do business. ** For more important information regarding these awards, visit: www.tradestation.com/why-tradestation/awards/ Security futures are not suitable for all investors. To obtain a copy of the security futures risk disclosure statement Investment and Trading Disclosures Booklet – Futures.

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