Opening an account

How long does it take to verify my account?
Australia It should take you 5 -10 minutes to complete your application online with our Electronic Verification Platform.  Sometimes, some extra informati...
Mon, 21 Jan, 2019 at 10:44 AM
Is Stake for me?
We're a trading and investing platform for those looking to access the US share market. We make buying and selling US listed stocks and ETFs better th...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 4:46 PM
POLi pending...what does this mean
Sometimes our electronic verification doesn't provide a match on your details, which means we need to undertake some manual verification with our partn...
Thu, 9 Nov, 2017 at 8:15 PM
Can I fund my account before is it verified?
Yes, you can!  You will receive details for your AUD wallet (A Macquarie Cash Management Account) details as soon as you complete your application for a tr...
Mon, 21 Jan, 2019 at 10:47 AM
Is it free to open an account?
Yes. When making your first funding though, there is a once-off $5 USD charge for your W8-BEN form. Minimums apply, but once your $ are in USD, to trade on ...
Mon, 21 Jan, 2019 at 10:49 AM
Do I need to upload any documents?
You will not need to upload any documents to create an account.   (Adult 18+ years) we will not require any documentation - just filling out the applica...
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018 at 11:00 AM
How long will my trading account take to set up?
It should take you 5 -10 minutes to complete your application online. Once you’ve uploaded all the documents, we expect that your application will be review...
Tue, 7 Nov, 2017 at 4:39 PM
It says my email username is not available
You will receive this message if you have registered your email with us already or you have an existing account with DriveWealth (our US broker dealer). ...
Thu, 28 Dec, 2017 at 6:23 AM
I already have a DriveWealth account. Can I bring it to Stake?
Yes, and its super simple.  All you have to do is: Sign-up for a trading account with Stake (Sign-up here) Complete this DriveWealth internal transfe...
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018 at 12:36 PM
Get trading faster
To have your account ready on the spot, enter these details in accurately.  The usual: Name, Address (up to date and as on your Drivers Licence), D.O.B...
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018 at 11:07 AM