Stockpair is an excellent choice if you like to have shares as the underlyings for your binary options. If you are into currencies, indices or commodities, there are other binary option brokers that have substantially larger selections than Stockpair.
In addition to offering classic binary options, Stockpair also features a special type where two underlying shares compete with each other and your task is to predict which one will do best.
Stockpair, which opened in 2010, is run by Cyprus-based Nextrade Worldwide Ltd, a company holding a license from Cyprus Securities Exchange Commission (CySEC).
The trading platform is available in several language, including English, French, Spanish, Dutch, and Arabic.
Stockpair have time-limited bonus offers, where the terms and conditions vary. The welcome bonus will for instance usually be 25% or 50% on your first deposit, but during certain campaign periods it will be 100% or more.
Cash back is available for gold accounts and above.
If your first deposit is less than 1,000 USD you will start out with a standard account at Stockpair.
If you want to get a silver account right from the start, your first deposit must be 1,000 USD or more.
When there is a queue to the support, traders with a silver account or higher are given priority over standard account clients.
With a silver account, you are allowed to have up to 6,000 USD in open positions (but not more than 1,000 USD per individual position).
Silver account members also get access to special seminars to learn more about binary option trading.
For a gold account, you must have deposited at least 5,000 USD and keep at least 2,000 USD in your Stockpair account.
You get everything that comes with a silver account, plus special gold account perks. Your are allowed to have up to 12,000 USD in open positions (max 4,000 per individual position).
Gold account members get a 1% cash back, up to a maximum of 15,000 USD cash back per month.
For a platinum account, you must have deposited at least 20,000 USD and keep at least 8,000 USD in your Stockpair account.
You get everything that comes with a gold account, plus special platinum account perks. Your are allowed to have up to 24,000 USD in open positions (max 8,000 per individual position).
Platinum account members get a 2% cash back, up to a maximum of 15,000 USD cash back per month.
For a VIP account, you must have deposited at least 50,000 USD and keep at least 20,000 USD in your Stockpair account.
You get everything that comes with a gold account, plus special VIP account perks. Your are allowed to have up to 48,000 USD in open positions (max 16,000 per individual position).
VIP account members get a 3% cash back, up to a maximum of 15,000 USD cash back per month.
Stockpair use a proprietary trading platform developed specifically for Stockpair. It opens directly in your browser; there is no downloadable client. The platform is easy to use and navigate. A lot of educational material is included in the platform.
The Stockpair trading app for iOS is available in Apple’s App Store.
The Stockpair trading app for Android is available in Google Play.
About the binary options at StockPair
The two main types of binary options at Stockpair are the classic binary option and a special type of binary option where two shares compete against each other (hence the name Stockpair). The classic binary option works in the standard way – you need to predict if the underlying will go up or down.
Stockpair doesn’t offer turbo binary options, only binary options with medium or long term lifespans.
Stock pair binary options – which share will win?
Two shares compete against each other and your task is predicting which one of them that will do best.
There are two different types of payment solutions for stock pair binary options.
Version A: You get 80% payout if your prediction comes true.
Version B: The size of your payout when your prediction comes true will depend on how much the underlying share increased in value. You can get up to 350% payout.
Shares, currency pairs, indices and commodities are available as underlyings. The selection of commodities is very small and comprised of just gold, silver, oil and natural gas. The by far best selection of underlyings is found in the share category, which isn’t just big but also fairly diverse from a geographical perspective.
Examples of shares available as underlyings
|Abercrombie & Fitch Co.||Tesco Plc|
|Aegon NV||Deutsche Lufthansa AG|
|AIR France-KLM||Exxon Mobil Corporation|
|Amazon.com Inc.||Ford Motor Company|
|Amcor Ltd||France Telecom SA|
|AOL Inc.||GAP Inc.|
|Apple Inc.||General Dynamics Corporation|
|AT&T Inc||General Motors Corporation|
|Aviva Plc||GlaxoSmithKline Plc|
|Barclays||Halwani Brothers Company|
|Bayerische Motoren Werke AG||Hasbro Inc|
|BHP Billiton Ltd||Heineken N.V.|
|BNP Paribas SA||Hewlett-Packard Company|
|Boeing||HSBC Holding Plc|
|BP (LSE)||International Business Machines Corp.|
|BP (NYSE)||J Sainsbury Plc|
|British Telecom Group||Marks and Spencer Group Plc|
|Caterpillar Inc.||Mastercard Inc.|
|Cisco Systems Inc.||Deutsche Lufthansa AG|
|Coca-Cola Company||Mattel Inc.|
|Commonwealth Bank Of Australia||McDonald’s Corporation|
|Costco Wholesale Corporation||Merck & Co. Inc.|
|Daimler AG||Microsoft Corporation|
|Deere & Company||Next Plc|
|DELL Inc.||Orica Ltd|
|Deutsche Bank AG||Origin Energy Ltd|
|eBay Inc.||Pepsico Inc.|
|Electronic Arts Inc.||Pfizer Inc.|
|Facebook Inc.||Prudential Financial Inc.|
|FedEx Corporation||Reed Elsevier NV|
|ING Groep NV||Royal Dutch Shell Plc|
|Juniper Networks Inc.||Unilever NV|
|Kimberly-Clark Corporation||United Parcel Service Inc|
|Procter & Gamble Company||Verizon Communications|
|PSA Peugeot Citroen SA||Visa Inc|
|Rio Tinto Ltd||Vodafone Group (LSE)|
|Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc||Vodafone Group (NASDAQ)|
|Sahara Petrochemicals Co.||Wal-Mart Stores Inc.|
|Sanofi Aventis SA||Wesfarmers Ltd|
|Saudi Arabia Refineries Co.||Westpac Banking Corp|
|Saudi Industrial Export Co||Woodside Petroleum Ltd|
|Société Générale||Woolworths Ltd|
|Telefonica SA||Zynga Inc|
Examples of currency pairs available as underlyings
Examples of indices available as underlyings
|Dow Jones IA||FTSE||Nasdaq Composite|
Examples of available transaction methods: VISA, MasterCard, Maestro, GiroPay, AstroPay, WebMoney, Skrill, cashU
Minimum deposit: 200 USD.
Withdrawal requests are typically processed within two bank days.