Futures Trading

The tools and support futures traders need for just $1.50* per contract

Futures trading with an edge

Futures offer a variety of ways for traders looking to diversify their portfolio and capitalize on the ever-changing world economy.

TradeStation Securities offers over 600 futures and futures options products to trade, which means expanded trading opportunities in a wide range of markets, including indexes, commodities, metals, and more.

  • Leverage – Control a large contract value with a small margin
  • 24-hour Access to futures exchanges across the U.S. and Europe
  • Liquidity – tighter pricing, lower costs
  • Ease of Going Short – no short sale restrictions

An advanced futures trading platform to level up your futures trading

TradeStation Securities’ feature-rich futures trading platform lets you monitor the futures markets, plan your strategy, and implement it in one easy-to-use and convenient place. Key advantages include massive historical data, continuous contract view, backtesting and advanced charting.

Massive historical market price database

Historical Data

Delve into TradeStation Securities’ vault of data going back many years and spanning across several markets, including all U.S. futures and Eurex futures.

Continuous contract view

Contract View

Allows you to see long term trends in the futures market.

Backtest your futures trading ideas


Don’t rely solely on intuition – TradeStation Securities gives you the ability to test your ideas before you ever risk a penny.

Advanced Charting


Build your own custom indicators or benefit from our expansive suite of built-in indicators.

Integrated futures trading platform


Trade futures alongside equities and options on one integrated platform, without having to worry about moving funds between accounts.

Why trade Futures at TradeStation Securities?

More than 600 futures and futures options to trade

TradeStation Securities has the tools and data you need to trade futures more effectively, including an advanced futures trading platform, dedicated futures specialists, educational resources, and low commissions.

*Additional exchange and other fees can apply

  • Educational resources
  • Powerful options trading platform
  • Competitive pricing
  • Web and mobile trading
  • Free market data for non-professional traders
  • Experienced customer support and trade-desk specialists
  • Special day-trading margin rates
  • Access to over 600 futures and futures option products