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Established: 2015
Region: Europe

Basic Introduction

Challenge Steps: 2-Step
Challenge Time: Unlimited
Minimum Trading Day: 4 days
Initial Profit: > 80 %
Instruments: Major/Minor pairs, Indices, Stocks, Metals, Commodities, Cryptocurrencies
Features: (Restrictive) Copy trading is allowed, EA is allowed, news trading is allowed, weekend positions are allowed, challenge fees are refunded, and free trial account is provided
Account Size:10K 50K 100K 200K 25K
Challenge Fee:€155、€250、€345、€540、€1,080

Other Introduction

Broker: Liquidity provider/own broker
Platform: MT4, MT5, cTrader, dxTrade

FTMO Overview

Established in 2015, FTMO has revolutionized the model of proprietary trading companies by providing a unique evaluation process to identify and train trading talents. The Czech Republic-based company has paid more than $66 million USD to its traders and operates in more than 65 countries, reflecting its global influence and success.

The core of FTMO is its evaluation process, including the FTMO challenge and verification phase. The purpose of this process is to assess the trader's skills, discipline, and ability to comply with established trading goals. After successfully completing this process, traders can operate FTMO accounts with balances of up to $200,000 USD and receive up to 90% profit sharing.

The FTMO blueprint is to focus on expanding its global influence, improving trading conditions, and developing more educational and analytical tools. The company's goal is to establish long-term relationships with traders, which is reflected in its "Scaling Plan", which increases account balances to achieve sustained profitability.

The company also emphasizes education and support, providing a free FTMO academy, performance coaching and customer support in 16 languages. FTMO is committed to providing a comprehensive trading environment and is ready for the continued growth and innovation of the proprietary trading industry.

FTMO Features

  • Evaluation Process: 2-step process, including FTMO challenge and verification
  • FTMO Account: Successful traders trade up to $200,000 USD and have a profit share of up to 90%%
  • Scaling Plan: For stable traders, increase their account balance by 25% every 4 months
  • Free Trial: FTMO can first use Free Trial for simulation practice
  • Profit Split: 80% of the profit sharing, increased to 90% under certain conditions
  • Trading Platform: Provide MT4, MT5, dxTrade, and cTrader 
  • Free Trading Style: Supports a variety of strategies, including EA and hedging

FTMO More Rules

FTMO More Rules (Part 2)

FTMO Registration Tutorial

FTMO Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

FTMO Rules - Normal Mode

#1 Challenge Time: Unlimited

#2 Daily Drawdown: 5%

#3 Maximum Drawdown: 10%

#4 Shortest Trading Day: At least 4 trading days

#5 Profit Target: Stage 1 is 10%, stage 2 is 5%

#6 Scaling Plan: Provide up to $200,000 USD in scaling

#7 Account Size type: Various account sizes are available, including $10,000 to $200,000 USD

#8 Other Conditions: Including swap-free accounts, weekend holdings, use of expert advisors, and permission to copy trades

FTMO Challenge Fee - Normal Mode

  • $10,000 USD account: €155 EUR
  • $25,000 USD account: €250 EUR
  • $50,000 USD account: €345 EUR
  • $100,000 USD account: €540 EUR
  • $200,000 USD account: €1,080 EUR