Copy Trading

Why am I blocked from copying other traders?

Welcome to the exciting world of copy trading! Due to regulation requirements (CopyTrading Investment Management services), Copy Trading Services will be

Popular Investor level requirements and benefits

Start Earning as a Popular Investor! The Popular Investor program has 4 levels: Cadet, Rising Star, Champion and Elite. Each level has its own

Why are my trades not being copied?

When choosing to copy a trader you have two options: 1. To copy all the trader’s currently opened positions. This is the default option.  Each

Risk Score explained

The risk score shows the risk the investor is taking, and is calculated using a special formula we have developed right here at eToro. The score is

Does it cost me to copy another trader?

Absolutely not. There are no additional charges for copy trading. eToro is a social trading platform that allows you to copy other traders of your choice

How can I stop copying someone?

1. Log into your portfolio 2. Click on the settings wheel on the side of the trader you wish to stop copying 3. Select the 'Stop Copying' option

Copy Trading - How To?

CopyTrader is eToro's most iconic feature. The driving force of social trading, CopyTrader enables you to see what real people are trading in real

Updates in the copy trader system

As of 26/7/15, we have made three new changes in the way you copy a trader: 1. The maximum copy allocation is now 100% of your equity. 2. Profiles

How do I start copying a trader?

On the eToro platform, you’ll see a Copy People button on the sidebar located at the left side of the screen, under the 'Discover' section.

What does responsible trading mean?

If you are being copied by other eToro users, you are passively managing the funds of other people, and we strongly encourage you to practise responsible

What are CopyFunds?

CopyFunds is eToro's new premium product offering that takes CopyTrading to the next level.   There are three types of CopyFund to choose from:

What are Copy dividends?

We have added a new feature to enhance your Copy Trading experience! Copy Dividends ensures that every time the trader you are copying withdraws funds,

What is AUM?

AUM (Assets under Management) is the total cash equity used to copy a trader or invest in a CopyFund (including unrealized profit and loss). eToro traders

How are the invested amount and P/L of my copy calculated?

When copying a trader, you will see the invested amount, P/L and value of the copy in your portfolio. Invested: This figure shows the initial amount

How is the value of my copy calculated?

When copying a trader, you will see the current value of the copy in your portfolio. This figure shows the exact amount of money you would get back in

High risk score traders

Traders with who have a consistently high risk score may be blocked from being copied. We routinely review profiles to determine who can be copied,

Market order

A market order means that the trade will be executed at the first available rate when the market opens. You will be able to open a market order whenever

How does eToro choose the top ranked traders?

The rankings are based on total gain or winning ratio. We use several different filters and criteria to rank our top traders. Filters include, but are not

Can I ask the copied trader for advice or recommendations?

We always encourage communication among members of our community. You can reach out to any trader in the community by commenting or opening a discussion

How long does it take for trades to be executed in my account once I copy someone?

Very fast. Trades are typically executed in less than a second from the instant the trader you copied executes their own trades.

Can I copy a trader that is not listed in the rankings?

Of course! We give you the freedom to copy whoever you like. If you have spotted someone you want to copy, go ahead! Functionality remains exactly the

What is Copy Stop Loss?

Copy Stop Loss (CSL) is a feature that gives you the ability to manage your trades effectively by providing risk management in each “copy

Can I get my traders’ details?

Due to privacy regulations, we are not permitted to disclose such information.

Can I copy more than one investor?

Yes, you can copy up to 100 different investors at any given time.