What is a Demo account?

A demo account is perfect for beginner traders looking to practise and improve their trading skills. It allows you to prepare for a live account by trading with virtual funds. 

It is the perfect way to practise under real market conditions. When you’re ready to begin trading, you can easily switch to a live trading account.

What you can do with a Demo account

Access multiple markets 

Find the instruments you like the most. 

Try technical analysis tools 

Learn how to identify trading opportunities. 

Set stop loss and take profit orders

Get used to using risk management tools.

Trade with Demo

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Get started with a demo account


Fill out the registration form with your personal details and select your desired platform.


Confirm your email address in the email you receive.


Select the instrument you are interested in and place a trade.

Frequently asked questions

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Will my demo account on ThinkMarkets ever expire?
Are there any fees for using a ThinkMarkets demo account? 
Can I have several demo accounts? 
Can I top up my demo account or adjust my demo account settings?
What are the differences between a demo and live account?
How long does it take to set up a demo account?
Can I use the same platform for demo and live trading?

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