Responsible trading

Online trading is exciting, but it is a risky activity and can turn into an addiction. Here are some guidelines to help you manage online trading risks.

Free demo account

Hone your skills with a free demo account.

Trade carefully

Only trade with money you can afford to lose.

Avoid borrowed money

Do not trade with borrowed money.

Set limits

Set a limit for your losses and stick to it.

Avoid bad judgement

Avoid trading when you’re prone to bad judgement.

Save a portion

Put aside a portion of your winnings to avoid losing it all.

Written limits and self-exclusion

With Deriv, you have the option to implement limits on your trading activities.


Limit the amount of money you trade


Limit the losses you might incur


Limit the amount of time you spend trading


Block yourself from trading on our website


Other warnings and regulatory disclosures

Online trading can incur losses as well as gains. Price will vary due to changes in the market and may impact your investment. Our products fall under the category of 'complex products' and may not be suitable for retail clients.