AvaTrade offers multiple deposit methods and their processing times differ.
Before you go ahead and fund your account, please make sure that the verification process of your account is completed and that all of your uploaded documents have been approved.
If you use a regular credit/debit card, the payment should be credited instantly*. If there is any delay, please contact Customer Services.
E-payments (i.e. Moneybookers (Skrill)) will be credited within 24 hours, deposits by wire transfer can take up to 10 business days, depending on your bank and country (please make sure to send us a copy of the swift code or receipt for tracking).
*If this is your first credit card deposit it may take up to 1 business day to credit the funds to your account due to security verification.
- Please note: From 1/1/2021, all European banks applied a 3D security authentication code, to increase the security for online credit/debit card transactions. If you are experiencing issues with receiving your 3D secure code, we suggest contacting your bank for assistance.
Clients from European countries must verify their accounts before depositing.
For more information on how to verify your account, please read the following articles:
What documents do I need to provide in order to open an account?