Each contestant has one chance to enter each stage.
Can I represent other people to participate in the 2020 Trading Cup Tournament?
You need to have an ACY live account to be eligible to enter the contest. It means that every contestant will use their full name in the competition and thus have only one chance to compete in each stage.
Is there a limit to the amount of leverage available to use?
In the 2020 Trading Cup tournament, we allow traders to use leverage up to 500:1. There are other options available, including 400:1, 300:1, 200:1, 100:1, and 50:1. You can change your leverage in the ACY client portal at ACY.Cloud.
Is there a minimum or maximum initial capital for each stage?
All monthly stages from stage 1 to stage 6 require $2000 – $5000 in your base currency.
Final and Grand Final Night contests’ entry requirement is $5000 – $10,000 in your base currency.
Any excessive amount will be credited to contestants’ ACY live trading accounts (main account).
How are the winners calculated at each stage and for the grand final?
Winners will be calculated based on their % of return at each stage.
*% of return = (Equity/ Total Deposit -1)*100%
Can I attend all stages and get prizes from all six qualifying stages?
Yes, you can enter all six-monthly qualifying stages (stage 1 to stage 6).
However, there is a requirement regarding ranking for entering the Grand Final Night contest. Please view the full terms and conditions for the qualifying criteria for the grand final night.
Will there be an updated leaderboard during each stage and how often will it be updated?
Yes, we’ll be updating the leaderboard hourly at www.tradingcup.com.
Do you have a support email if I have other questions during the competition?
Yes, our support email is [email protected] You can also contact us via phone +61 2 9188 2999 or Live Chat. We will be happy to assist.
Are all profits I make in my account mine to keep?
Yes, all the profits you make are yours to keep. You can withdraw capital and profits after each stage is completed.
How soon can I withdraw my capital and profits following each stage?
You can submit a withdrawal request from the ACY.Cloud client portal immediately, and your withdrawal request will be processed.
Can I trade different instruments – e.g. FX, Gold, Oil, Indices or Cryptocurrencies and all will count towards my percentage gain?
Yes, you can trade Forex, Indices, Commodities, Cryptocurrencies & Precious Metals. Please see terms and conditions for more details.