Open and fund a new tastytrade account with $2,000 minimum to receive 6 free months of ShadowTrader  SquawkBox.


How the promotion works.



Open a new tastytrade account* using the
referral code: SHADOWTRADER

Open a like-account at tastytrade* using the
referral code: SHADOWTRADER

While tastytrade offers various types of accounts for both margin and cash accounts, IRAs and Trust accounts are excluded from this promotion

For example, if you're transferring an individual margin account, then begin by opening an individual margin account at tastytrade

Start an ACAT Transfer with a minimum of $2,000 then send ACATs form and recent monthly statement

Fund with a minimum of $2,000


Visit the How To Fund page to learn more

Please see ACAT instructions here

Receive 6 months free of ShadowTrader SquawkBox

ShadowTrader SquawkBox is a professional grade live audio and video broadcast for traders to get the guidance needed to trade the markets effectively ($149/month value)

Receive 6 months free of ShadowTrader SquawkBox

ShadowTrader SquawkBox is a professional grade live audio and video broadcast for traders to get the guidance needed to trade the markets effectively ($149/month value)

*Open and fund a new tastytrade account to receive 6 months of Shadow Trader SquawkBox with no subscription cost. New tastytrade accounts must be funded with a minimum of $2,000; internal transfers of existing funds between tastytrade accounts are not eligible to meet the funding requirement; and funds must be kept in the tastytrade account for 6 consecutive months to receive this SquawkBox offer. Offer valid for US residents only, 18+ in age. IRA accounts are not eligible for this offer. This offer is provided by Shadow Trader, and Shadow Trader is solely responsible for the fulfillment of the offer once a new tastytrade account has been funded with $2,000 for six consecutive months.

Why trade with tastytrade?


Our customers never pay more than $10 per leg for options since we cap our commissions.


Our platform is built to deliver fast quotes and fast fills to traders.


Our live, in-app video feed lets you watch industry innovators trade, for free, any time the markets are open.


We're here to help with whatever you need, when you need it, with no upselling guaranteed. 

Save money.


Opening Commissions*

Closing Commissions*

*Applicable exchange, clearing, and regulatory fees still apply to all opening and closing trades except for cryptocurrency orders which are not subject to exchange, clearing, and regulatory fees. All futures options and the following index products are excluded from capped commissions: SPX, RUT, VIX, OEX, XEO, DJX, and XSP. See our pricing details here.

Trade fast.


Fast data and fast fills so you can take advantage of more opportunities. Our no-bloat platform is streamlined for active traders who know that time is money.

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