Lack of real funds aside, there is much to love about the Funded Trader. If you enjoy a gamified approach to trading, then you will find plenty to appreciate on this platform. Take the Treasure Hunt app, a highly interactive and stimulating avenue to hone new trading skills. Users can earn coins, unlock rewards, or access coupons using the platform’s own in-house app. There is also the Kings Program, where you can unlock royal benefits that put you on a virtual throne over competitors on the program and encourage lively debate and a sense of trading camaraderie. In summary, traders can leverage the highly realistic simulations of the Funded Trader Challenges to prepare themselves for a live market scenario and the risk of their own real funds. There is also a Kingdom of interactive and entertaining tools and features that will see you building up your traders’ portfolio of skills and strategies without feeling like classroom learning!
When it comes to finding your ideal prop firm there are many aspects to consider. What may be the ideal platform for one trader may not be as highly compatible for another. Everyone trades with different approaches and strategies and needs vary accordingly. Here are some starting factors to weigh when you are comparing two or more prop firms:
In sum, when looking for the best proprietary trading firm bear in mind the hours you may be spending using this platform, make sure you are comfortable, and your trading needs are met!
Founded in Malta in late 2022 by a group of traders and investment managers, FunderPro was born out of the need to provide an opportunity for traders to be judged on their merit without pressure or unnecessary rules. FunderPro traders can trade in their own time, for as long as they want or need, there are no deadlines looming down nor petty restrictions to trip over.
FTMO is the latest in a burgeoning series of scouting programs. Propriety trading firms or “prop firms” put traders to the test (for a fee) through evaluations and challenges. The lucky few who pass are then funded with capital, and successful trades are split down a percentage with the broker. As scouting firms go, FTMO is an excellent all-rounder. Alongside a decent 80% payout for successful traders, FTMO equips users with webinars, workshops, and coaching.
The 5%ers is a prop trading firm founded by Gil Ben Hur and Snir Chiel. Both former forex day traders, Gil and Snier, experienced first-hand the frustrations that lack of capital bring to experienced traders ready to play the markets. Hence, the 5%ers Funding Program was born: a platform to reward worthy traders with significant capital, with profits shared in a win-win outcome.