Standard Trading Account

No complicated structure. Just deep liquidity, tight spreads and fast execution.

Minimum Deposit


Average Spread




Minimum Trade Size


Whether you’re simply starting out or already have some experience in the market, our Standard account is an ideal way to get started at Eightcap. It is our most popular account type, giving you access to our full line of Forex, Commodities and Indices products.

Standard Account Features >> Eightcap: Australian Forex & CFD Regulated Broker

Deep Institutional Liquidity

We have relationships with numerous top-leading banks and liquidity providers, enabling you to trade on institutional grade liquidity with no dealing desk, price manipulation or re-quotes.

Market Leading Spreads

Our spreads are some of the most attractive and competitive in the industry, starting from as low as 1.0 pips on Standard account, delivering optimal trading conditions for you at all times.

Fast Order Execution

Our trading accounts are linked to our cutting-edge technology network, resulting in high-speed and reliable trade execution and improved results for our clients.

Standard Account Features

Spread TypeStandard Institutional Grade Pricing
Typical EUR/USD Spread0.5 - 1.8 pips
Min. / Max. Trade Size0.01 lots / 100 lots
Available LeverageUp to 500:1
Liquidation Level50%
Min. Initial Deposit$100 AUD or equivalent
Available Account Base CurrenciesAUD, USD, EUR, GBP, NZD
Scalping AllowedYes
EAs AllowedYes
Hedging AllowedYes

Start trading with Eightcap Standard account.

Benefits You Get with Standard Account


Mobile Trading

Even when you’re away from your computer, you can access your trading account from wherever, whenever you want with our MetaTrader 4 mobile applications.


Flexible Lot Sizing

There are no limitations on contract sizes – you can place trades as small as one micro lot (0.01) with no maximum limit.


Zero Commission

All Standard account holders trade with no additional commission on the spread so you can make the most from your trading.


Wide Range of Markets

Gain access to a wide selection of trading instruments, from Forex to Commodity and Indices, all tradable from one single trading account.


All Trading Styles Accepted

There are no restrictions on trading including the use of automated trading, Expert Advisors (EAs) and strategies like scalping and hedging.


Multiple Leverage Options

We offer multiple different leverage options on Standard account, from 1:1 up to 400:1 to suit any method of trading.

Not sure if this is the right account for you?

Compare our Standard account against our Raw account. You can also get in touch with us and have a dedicated account manager help you decide which account suits your trading needs best.


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Port Vila, Vanuatu

Risk Warning: Margin trading involves a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. You should carefully consider your objectives, financial situation, needs and level of experience before entering into any margined transactions with Eightcap, and seek independent advice if necessary. Forex and CFDs are highly leveraged products which mean both gains and losses are magnified. You should only trade in these products if you fully understand the risks involved and can afford losses without adversely affecting your lifestyle (including the risk of losing substantially more than your initial investment). You must assess and consider them carefully before making any decision about using our products or services.

Eightcap is a registered business name of Eightcap Global Ltd. We are regulated by the Vanuatu Financial Services Commission (VFSC) - company registration no. 40377.

The information on this website is of a general nature only and is not directed at residents in any country or jurisdiction where such distribution or use would be contrary to local law or regulation. Eightcap is not a financial adviser, and does not issue advice, recommendations, or opinion in relation to acquiring, holding or disposing of a margined transaction. We provide general advice only and accordingly you should consider how appropriate the advice (if any) is to your objectives, financial situation and needs before acting on the advice.