How do I apply for options trading?

In order to trade options, we require investors to submit an Option Application & Agreement. You can also apply online or on the mobile app:

Mobile App

  1. Tap the Account icon in the bottom right corner.
  2. Tap on Account Profile.
  3. Under Options Trading, tap the Upgrade button.
  4. Complete and submit the application.


  1. Login in to your Firstrade account.
  2. Go to Accounts > Profile.
  3. Click on the tab Account Status.
  4. Next to Equity Option Trading, click the Apply button.
  5. Complete and submit the application.
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