IMPORTANT NOTICE:
Account opening applications MUST be completed by the individual who will own and trade the account. No other person, or employee of Friedberg Direct or AvaTrade or any other firm that you may have been referred to us by is permitted, under any circumstances, to complete the account opening application or agree to any Terms and Conditions, disclosures or confirm receipt of any regulatory disclosures or documents on your behalf. Please do not share your log in credentials with anyone or give over control of your computer or trading platform to any third party. You are solely responsible for the trades you chose to enter into and their outcome. Friedberg Direct will only conduct business with a client for whom it considers such business to be appropriate and in assessing appropriateness, will rely on the information provided by the client in his/her/their application form. For this reason, it is essential that you immediately advise us in writing if there is subsequently an adverse change in the information you have provided. Read less

Please ensure you read, understand and agree to the following before submitting your completed application:

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We care about your safety! Make sure you are eligible to open a Friedberg Direct Account before proceeding.

$5k Loss Limit

Employed (salary of >$25K)

> $25k Savings

Meet all three? Your chances of becoming a Friedberg Direct trader are higher!

The criteria listed above/below is a solely a guideline for prospective clients that is required in order to become verified for trading CFDs with Friedberg Direct. This list is not definitive, nor is a mandatory requirement – and all information supplied by applicants will be taken into consideration for authorisation.

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IMPORTANT NOTICE: Account opening applications MUST be completed by the individual who will own and trade the account. No other person, or employee of Friedberg Direct or AvaTrade or any other firm that you may have been referred to us by is permitted, under any circumstances, to complete the account opening application or agree to any Terms and Conditions, disclosures or confirm receipt of any regulatory disclosures or documents on your behalf. Please do not share your log in credentials with anyone or give over control of your computer or trading platform to any third party. You are solely responsible for the trades you chose to enter into and their outcome. Friedberg Direct will only conduct business with a client for whom it considers such business to be appropriate and in assessing appropriateness, will rely on the information provided by the client in his/her/their application form. For this reason, it is essential that you immediately advise us in writing if there is subsequently an adverse change in the information you have provided.

Please ensure you read, understand and agree to the following before submitting your completed application:

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STEP 2: SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION

We recommend that you upload your documents within 24 hours of your online application submission. The following documents may be requested in accordance with your account type.

FOR INDIVIDUAL AND JOINT ACCOUNT HOLDERS:

Friedberg Direct requires a copy of the following for each named account holder:

Photo ID A photocopy of one form of a non-expired, government issued photo ID. Your identification must clearly indicate your date of birth. All documents that contain an expiration date must be valid, unless stated otherwise.

Examples of this include a:
  1. Passport
  2. Driving license
  3. Non-driver's ID

Proof of Residence A proof of residence dated within three months for the address indicated on the application (PO Boxes are not acceptable).

Examples of this include a:
  1. Gas bill
  2. Electric bill
  3. Telephone bill
  4. Current lease agreement
  5. CRA Notice of assessment
  6. GST Refund Letter

You may upload your documents to myvip.friedbergdirectav.ca. Simply log in using the account number and password provided to you upon completion of the application.

Client Acknowledgement Form.

W-8BEN Friedberg Direct requires all clients to submit a W-8BEN Form - Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding. Fill out the W-BEN form here.

Additional Verification

Please provide a copy of an Original Bank, Loan/Mortgage or Credit Card account statement – scanned or photographed

STEP 3: DEPOSIT

  1. Credit & Debit Card (USD & CAD)
  2. Wire Transfer (USD & CAD)

Credit & Debit Card: The link above will reroute you to my.friedbergdirectav.ca. Debit/Credit Card transactions may be instantly available to you in your Friedberg Direct trading account. All clients have access to my.friedbergdirectav.ca through their login details. This is the same login you use to access the Trading Platform.

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