Trading Levels

Are you a buy-and-hold type investor? Perhaps you like to sell premium using defined-risk spreads or naked options? Regardless of your trading style, how do you know which account is right for you? What account types and trading levels does tastytrade provide? Read on, and you'll be filling orders in no time.

First, there are two account types: cash accounts and margin accounts. You can trade within both account types, but there are differences between the trading strategies allowed. The tables displayed below go over the allowable strategies in each account type.