Funding Information

EQUITIES/OPTIONS FUNDING

Please note the following minimum funding requirements for new accounts:

  • $25,000 if using the Lightspeed Trader, RealTick or Sterling Trader platform
  • $10,000 if using the Web Trader platform
  • $175,000 for a Portfolio Margin Account
  • $25,000 if using Livevol X platform
  • $110,000 for a Portfolio Margin Account using Livevol X

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/secure/, going to my account, and then clicking on “Fund Transfers” link. ACH links and transfer requests must be initiated through secure.lightspeed.com/secure/. Links and transactions initiated through other financial institutions will not be accepted.
  • There is no charge for ACH transfers.
  • Once the ACH link is confirmed, ACH transfers take only two business days to complete.
Domestic Wire Transfers
Bank Name:
U.S. Bank
Bank Address:
80 S 8th St. # 224, Minneapolis, MN 55402
ABA / Routing #:
123000848
Beneficiary:
Wedbush Securities Inc/Sungard
Beneficiary Account:
153910900825
For Further Credit to (FFC):
Client Name & Account Number
International Wire Transfers
Bank Name:
The Bank of New York Mellon
Bank Address:
225 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10286
SWIFT Code:
IRVTUS3N
Beneficiary:
Wedbush Securities Inc
Beneficiary Account Number:
8540900001
Additional Details:
FBO WS Account Name & Account Number

Check Deposits:
[Cashier’s Checks and 3rd Party Checks not permitted]
Make Checks Payable to: Wedbush Securities Inc.
Mail to: Lightspeed Trading, Attn: New Accounts
1001 Avenue of the Americas, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10018

DTC Instructions: #8199
OCC: #0108


EQUITIES/OPTIONS WITHDRAWAL

Outgoing ACH Transfer

  • There is no charge for ACH transfers.
  • ACH transfers take only two business days to complete.
  • Withdrawal requests received by 2:30PM EST are processed same business day.
  • To establish a new ACH link with your bank account or make an ACH transfer, log onto secure.lightspeed.com/secure/ and click the “Transfer Funds” link.

Outgoing Wire Transfer

  • Have funds sent directly to your bank account via wire.
  • Wires are usually received by the bank on the same business day.
  • $20 fee for domestic wires and a $50 fee for international wires.

Outgoing Check

  • Have a check mailed to address of record.
  • Processed same business day and take 3 to 5 business days to reach the customer.
  • No fee for a normal check request.

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