Trading online can be exciting, but it’s important to be reminded that there are risks involved. We encourage all our users to secure their accounts and trade responsibly to experience the best in online trading.
Use strong and varied passwords for your Deriv account, email, online banking, e-wallets, etc. Make it as difficult as possible for anyone to guess your passwords.
Use a secure web browser such as Google Chrome and always ensure it’s up-to-date. Security patches are included in the software updates of your browser.
To prevent unauthorised usage of your account, don’t share your login details with anyone. Keep your username, passwords, and PINs secure.
Install security apps such as antivirus and firewalls on your devices. Leading security apps are available in desktop and mobile versions.
Understand the risks of online trading. Never trade using borrowed money, or money you can’t afford to lose.
Use our free demo account and trade with unlimited virtual funds. It’s the easiest way to learn how to use our products.
Set a limit for your losses and stick to it. Put aside some of your winnings to avoid losing all your money.
Trade wisely and don’t let your emotions influence your decisions. Don’t trade when you’re prone to bad judgement.
For more details on our products and the risks involved in online trading, read our key information documents (KIDs) on commodities, forex, and cryptocurrencies.
Online trading is exciting but it can be addictive. There are various limits that you can set on your account to limit your trading activity.
You may contact us to set or adjust your self-exclusion or trading limits.