Please note the following minimum funding requirements for new accounts:
- $25,000 if using the Lightspeed Trader, Eze EMS (formerly RealTick) or Sterling Trader platform
- $10,000 if using the Web Trader platform
- $175,000 for any Portfolio Margin
For existing accounts, a list of our minimum balance requirements can be found here.
Funding your account:
- New customers can begin trading 24 hours after the account is funded by wire.
- Accounts initially funded by check or ACH are subject to a 5 business day hold.
- We do not accept third-party checks or wires.
Incoming ACH Transfer:
- With your new account login credentials, you will be able to establish a new ACH link with your bank account and make an ACH transfer.
- New ACH links can be set up by logging into secure.lightspeed.com and clicking on My Account, and then “Fund Transfers” link.
- There is no charge for ACH transfers.
- Once the ACH link is confirmed, ACH transfers take 1-3 business days to complete.
- Please write your account number on your check. Please call our office if you do not have an account number. Checks must have a pre-printed name and address of the account holder.
ABA Routing #: 123000848
Wedbush Securities Inc/Sungard
Account Number: 153910900825
FFC: Client Name & Account Number
Make Checks Payable to: Wedbush Securities Inc.
Mail to: Lightspeed, Attn: New Accounts
1001 Avenue of the Americas, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10018
DTC Instructions: #8199