Traders can now trade futures through their Traditional, Roth, SEP, or SIMPLE Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA).
All IRA accounts have to be held with an approved Trust Company (Custodian):
Traders must use caution when using retirement funds to invest in alternative investments such as Futures and Options on Futures. Since Futures trading is considered high-risk, please consider weather using retirement funds is appropriate in light of your financial situation.
Traders can manage their IRA through:
- Self-Direct Account
- Automated Futures Account
- Managed Futures account