Keep safe

Learn how to enhance your account security and manage your trading risk.

Secure your account

To help keep your account secure, we recommend these best practices:

Account security

Your account security is very important to us. Here are a few ways to enhance your account security:

Two factor

Enable two-factor authentication on your account.

Different password

Use different passwords for your email and Deriv.com account and set a strong password.

Cashier

Set a cashier lock password to prevent unauthorised access to your cashier.

Browser

Always keep your web browser up-to-date. We recommend using the latest version of Google Chrome.

Configure pc

Configure your PC and mobile phone to use the Cloudflare DNS by following the instructions on our website.

Share Deriv

Don't share your Deriv.com account or payment methods with any other person.

Monitor logins

Monitor recent logins to your account using the login history facility.

Install antivirus

Install antivirus software (such as Avast Free Antivirus for Windows and Mac) on your computer.


Practise with a demo account

Use our demo account and learn how to trade, risk-free, by using virtual funds.

New to trading and don’t know where to start? Use our demo account and learn how to trade by using risk-free virtual funds.

Practice

Understand the risks

Trading derivatives can involve substantial risks. Don’t trade with money you can’t afford to lose and never trade with borrowed money. Learn about Responsible Trading.

Trading on Deriv.com can become addictive. If you wish to stop trading for a period of time, please use our self-exclusion facilities.