Experience the thrill of short-term trading. Test your skills,
try different strategies, and learn to trade your own way.

Experience the thrill of short-term trading.
Test your skills, try different strategies,
and learn to trade your own way.

Demo trading account features

Here’s what you can do with your free practice account:

Practice trading for free

See what it's like to trade for real with $10,000 in virtual funds

Get market ready

Place practice trades, manage positions, and try new products

Trade on mobile

Find your way around the Nadex platform, accessible via desktop and mobile app

Test trading strategies

Explore indicators and analysis tools - learn how to interpret the markets

Define your own risk

Practice short-term trading with durations from five minutes to one week

Hone your trading skills

Have a demo account alongside a live account to keep up the practice

Practice trading with a binary options demo account from a regulated exchange

Try trading Nadex Binary Options, as well as knock-outs and call spreads – there’s an option for every trader on our demo platform.

Binary options:

Will the market be above this price at this time? Predict yes or no for the opportunity to profit.


Define your boundaries – each contract has a floor and ceiling to protect your profits or limit losses.

Call spreads:

Unlike knock-outs, call spreads keep you in the trade, wherever the market goes. Buy yourself more time to be right.

Trade anywhere with your Nadex demo account

Try trading binary options, knock-outs, and call spreads anywhere on desktop or mobile.

Desktop computer with Nadex site open Mobile with Nadex site open
Desktop computer with Nadex site open

Desktop demo platform:

Trade from your browser directly on Nadex. You can log in to the Nadex platform from a desktop or laptop computer – it will run on Mac, Windows, and Linux.

Mobile with Nadex site open

NadexGOTM for mobile:

A progressive web app for trading on the move. Log in on your mobile and save the app to your home screen for market access at the touch of a button.

Markets available on the
Nadex demo platform:

Stock Indices

Try trading contracts based on a range of global stock index futures including the US 500.


Explore the forex market with contracts based on major pairs


See potential opportunities on crude oil, gold, silver, and other hot markets

Economic Events

Predict major events like the release of nonfarm payrolls and weekly jobless claims reports

Need a hand? Get help and support from the Nadex customer service team.
We can answer your questions and will be happy to walk you through a trade.

Upgrade to a live trading account

Ready to go?

Dive into the markets with a live account.

The Nadex Demo Market is not registered with, or designated, recognized, licensed or approved by the CFTC.