Most frequently asked questions


How do I open an account?

You can open a Saxo Account using our easy 3-step online application form.

You must provide additional documentation as proof of identity and proof of residency. You can upload these documents online or submit them by e-mail, post or fax.

See all frequently asked questions about our accounts here.

How do I fund my account?

You can fund your account with credit or debit card, Bank transfer or Stock transfer.

See our payment instruction here.

Learn more about funding and transfers here.

How do I download the SaxoTrader?

If you already have a Live Trading Account or a Demo Account with us but need to download the SaxoTrader platform again you can do it here.

If you don´t have an account yet you can apply for one here:

See all frequently asked questions about our platforms here

What security do I have investing through Saxo Bank?

Saxo Bank A/S is a fully licensed and regulated European bank, as well as a member of the Danish Guarantee Fund for Investors, an institution established by the Danish parliament.

Please read this page which describes in detail how every client is secured at Saxo Bank with either their deposited securities or cash deposits.

What products can I trade with Saxo Bank?

Saxo Bank offers a comprehensive range of trading products, including:

  • 18,500+ Stocks from more than 33 international exchanges
  • Contract Options on commodities, indices, currencies and more
  • 1500+ ETFs and online funds
  • Selection of Sovereign, Government and Corporate Bonds

See all frequently asked questions about our trading products here.

Can we help?

If you have any questions or need our assistance we are ready to help you through our Support Chat.

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