cTrader: How to run cTrader on Purple Trading demo account

In Purple Trading, we are now offering a revolutionary trading platform cTrader for both demo and live account clients. In order to help you understand what’s so special about this sleek rival of other, already established trading platforms, we have prepared more than 20 videos in which we will give you a detailed insight into all its functions. In the first video, we will start from the bottom - how to create a Purple demo account on the cTrader trading platform.



In this video, you will learn about:

  • Demo account options
  • How to create a demo account for cTrader platform
  • How to launch cTrader demo account on your desktop, web platform or smartphone

Why the demo account?

Purple Trading’s demo account for the cTrader platform offers identical functions as its real account counterpart. The only (and also the main) difference is that you don’t use real money on the demo account. Instead, you are trading with virtual currency which can be topped up on demand. All you need to do is contact our customer care. That’s also the reason why the demo account is the ideal choice for beginner traders.


Demo account created, what now?

After the successful registration, you will receive 3 emails

  1. Email from the cTrader developers - open this email and confirm your cTrader ID. Afterward, you will be transferred to another webpage where you will create your login password. Please be sure to write it down as you will be using it for logging into every cTrader platform version (web, smartphone, desktop.)
  2. Purple demo account information - this email contains information such as your demo account login number or currency in which you will trade.
  3. cTrader platform download link - in the final email you can find a link to download a cTrader for Windows setup file. You will also find a link to a web platform for Mac OS (at this point, cTrader doesn’t offer the option to be installed on Mac devices).

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cTrader - perfectly synced platform


One of the biggest advantages of the cTrader platform is its flawless synchronization between desktop, web, and smartphone versions (both iOS and Android). Thanks to which are all trades, transactions, and notifications shared in between which gives you unbelievable freedom to trade on the go.


Download cTrader into your smartphone

If we were to choose one subject in which cTrader totally rules over its competition then it would be smartphone apps. We will cover more about the cTrader mobile app features in the following videos. Meanwhile, feel free to download the app into your smartphone device from the App Store or Google Play. Just type “Purple Trading cTrader” into the search bar and log in with the credentials you received via the registration confirmation email.

More info about cTrader for mobile devices

cTrader web - trade from anywhere in the world

With the cTrader web platform, you now have the possibility to connect to your account from anywhere in the world. Plus, thanks to the fact that user data are being backed up directly on cTrader servers, your platform personalization, watchlists, and configuration will be always with you.

Be sure to watch other cTrader videos

 Trade with the most progressive platform on the market

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 76.60 % of retail investors lose their capital when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.