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Advanced trading platform

The Lightspeed Trader advantage

Lightspeed Trader is our flagship trading platform. It is a customizable solution for active traders. We continually invest in the latest trading technologies to deliver real-time quotes for execution.

Sophisticated trading features

Advanced accuracy for order routing and management and real time profit/loss capabilities

Reliable Technology

We pride ourselves on delivering consistently reliable trading platforms to active traders

Advanced order entry

Highly customized Level II order entry system and programmable keys and load order entry features

Leading technology

Operates on Microsoft Windows and Intel technology for easy integration with in-house networks

Advanced customization

Personalize the trading platform's layout and rules to create a customized experience tailored to your exact needs and unique trading style.

Market insights

Tap into the latest analytical data in real-time with trading reporting and research capabilities powered by TipRanks

Take advantage of this incredible offer and earn cash back on your trades!

Use promo code UNLIMITED24

3 Free Months

of the Lightspeed Trader platform ($130 standard per month)

50% Rebate

on unlimited commissions for your first 3 months


Per Option Contract


Per Share (Equity Commission Rate)

The testimonial may not be representative of the experience of other customers. The testimonial is no guarantee of future performance or success.


Most Popular FAQs

Some of our most frequently asked questions. For more information, please, visit support.

There is no fee to open an account with Lightspeed. Maintenance fees include the following:

  • Lightspeed Trader software fee is your total monthly commission charges subtracted from $130. For example, if you incur $100 in commissions for a given month, your total software fee for that month will be $30 ($130 - $100 commissions = $30).
  • Market data is $19.50 for stocks and an additional $10 for options. Pricing for additional data can be found here.
  • If your account balance is below $15,000 and you do not incur at least $25 in monthly commissions then you will be charged a $25 monthly minimum inactivity fee.
  • All maintenance fees will be charged during the first business week of the month and will be based on commissions generated the previous month.

ACH transfers initiated through your bank will be rejected. Lightspeed requires ACH relationships as well as ACH transfers to be initiated through the customer portal.

If you do not know your login information, please contact a representative for assistance.

  • After logging in, go to “My Account” and click on the “Fund Transfers” link. ACH links and transactions initiated through other financial institutions will not be accepted.
  • ACH transfers initiated through your bank will be rejected.
  • Once the ACH link is verified, ACH transfers take only 2 business days to be completed.
  • Lightspeed does not charge for ACH transfers.
  • ACH deposits are limited to $30,000 per 60 calendar days.
  • ACH links are limited to 1 per client.

Bank Name: U.S. Bank

Bank Address:

80 S 8th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402 or,

Portland, OR

ABA/Routing #: 123000848

Beneficiary: Wedbush Securities, Inc.

Beneficiary Address:

1000 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Beneficiary Account: 153910900825

For Further Credit to (FFC):

Your name and account number*

For cash account types, add a "1" to the end of your account number.

For margin account types, add a "2" to the end of your account number.

Bank Name: The Bank of New York Mellon

Bank Address:

225 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10286

Secondary Bank Address:

240 Greenwich St, New York, NY 10007


Beneficiary Address:

1000 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Beneficiary Account: 8540900001

For cash account types, add a "1" to the end of your account number.

For margin account types, add a "2" to the end of your account number.

Terms and Conditions

Offer only available to those that have not held an account at Lightspeed within the previous calendar year. Offer only applies to the Lightspeed Trader platform. Promotional period begins the day the account is approved. Required funding amount for Lightspeed Trader is $10,000. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounted rates. Cannot choose multiple offers. Must use promo code UNLIMITED24 to be eligible for promotion. Routing fees apply. U.S. PDT rules & regulations apply. Market data fees apply. Initial funding requirements apply. Trade minimum of $0.25 applies for equities. Account must be funded with, and maintain a minimum equity of no less than $10,000 at all times during the promotional period. Accounts must remain in good standing during the promotional period; excess margin calls, risk liquidations, and compliance or regulatory inquiries are grounds for removal from the program. The rebate does not apply to routing or regulatory fees. Promotion does not apply to per trade commission structure. Promotion not applicable for institutional accounts. If all required conditions are met, the rebate will be paid out the first month following the end of the promotional period. The promotional period of unlimited cash back on a 50% commission rebate only applies to the 90 (ninety) days immediately following notice of account approval. Only NASDAQ, AMEX, and NYSE listed stocks, and listed options contracts, are eligible. Does not apply to non-exchange listed stock, i.e. OTCBB and Pink Sheets.


Lightspeed Financial Services Group LLC is a member of FINRA, NFA and SIPC.

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Equities, equities options, and commodity futures products and services are offered by Lightspeed Financial Services Group LLC (Member FINRA, NFA and SIPC). Lightspeed Financial Services Group LLC’s SIPC coverage is available only for securities, and for cash held in connection with the purchase or sale of securities, in equities and equities options accounts. You may check the background of Lightspeed Financial Services Group LLC on FINRA’s BrokerCheck.

Options trading entails significant risk and is not appropriate for all investors. Certain complex options strategies carry additional risk. Before trading options, please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options

ETFs are subject to market fluctuation and the risks of their underlying investments. ETFs are subject to management fees and other expenses.