FAQ

  • What is Trading Rooms?

    Trading Rooms is a game where the participants of two opposing teams make bets on the price of various assets. Whichever team makes the right call wins the bank.

  • Is it related to Binary Options or Forex?

    Although Trading Rooms is using similar asset price charts, it has nothing to do with Binary Options or Forex. Every operation is completely transparent and the players are in full control of their earnings.

  • Do I need real money to play?

    Trading Rooms is intended to be played using real money, but you are free to use demo account to practice without risking your money.

  • How can I profit playing Trading Rooms?

    It’s simple. You win the money your opponents lose. That works both ways, so you have to be strategic.

  • Does it take any kind of education to play?

    You don’t need any special education or training to play Trading Rooms. Our interactive in-game guide makes the game accessible to everyone.

  • Are you a broker or some kind of a casino?

    Definitely neither of those. Trading Rooms is only providing an arena for the battling teams. We have no interest in your losses or winnings, thus the system is not biased against the player.

  • Are my winnings limited?

    The winnings have no limits. You can win as much money as you want (or the other players are willing to bet). It depends on the amount and the size of the bets made in a particular room.

  • What about withdrawals? Are there any limitations?

    You can withdraw as much money and as many times as you want. However, keep in mind that you will be charged a commission of 6% by the payment system upon withdrawal.

  • How do I change my username?

    You can change your username by clicking the ACCOUNT button on the left sidebar.

  • Can I change my e-mail address?

    You can change your initial e-mail address if you click the OPEN REAL ACCOUNT button. Please note, that you can do so only before you confirm your e-mail address. After the confirmation this option will no longer be available.

  • Where can I find active games?

    The list of all the current trading rooms is available under the ROOMS button on the left sidebar.

  • Where can I check my past games and closed rooms?

    You can view all the rooms you previously took part in under the HISTORY button on the left sidebar.

  • Why can’t I write anything in the chat window?

    You can only chat in rooms where you’ve made a bet.

  • How do I check which team won?

    After the room is closed the winning team will be displayed in the central part at the bottom.

  • How does the betting work?

    When you enter the room, you can see the horizontal blue line splitting the game screen in two. This line indicates the entry point which has been set upon the room creation. You have to make a bet relative to this entry point. The Bulls win if the room closes with the price above the entry point, the Bears win if the room closes with the price below the entry point.

  • What is deadline?

    The vertical red line on the right is a deadline. It depicts the point at which players no longer can make bets. Note that every bet is moving deadline a little farther from the starting point.

  • What’s with the bets growing exponentially?

    Every time someone bets the next bet grows twice its previous size.

  • Why do I need to confirm my email?

    We need you to confirm your email in order to set up your personal account. You will be using this e-mail address to receive notifications. Rest assured, you won’t be getting any spam or unsolicited e-mails. You will also will be able to restore your account via e-mail in case something goes wrong.

  • When may I withdraw my money?

    You can withdraw your winnings right away without any restrictions. Note however, that it may take 3 to 5 working days for your money to be wired due to the payment system limitations.

  • How do I invite my friends in my room?

    This feature is to be implemented in the nearest future. Meanwhile you can share a link to your room with your friends by any other means.

  • What is WebGL?

    WebGL (Web Graphics Library) is a JavaScript API for rendering 3D graphics within any compatible web browser without the use of plug-ins. In order to use Trading Rooms you need to enable WebGL in your browser’s preferences. Also make sure that your video driver is up to date.

  • Do you support mobile browsers?

    Due to the mobile screen size limitations and the absence of WebGL support, there is no mobile browsers optimization in plans.

  • Is there a mobile application available?

    The mobile app is in the works and should be arriving later this year.

  • How many rooms can I create at once?

    The room quantity you are able to create is virtually unlimited. However, you won’t be able to create any more rooms if your interface is filled up to the end. It depends on your screen resolution and size.

  • What is «Pin tab» and «Show bets»?

    The “Pin tab” checkbox allows you to pin current room at the top so you could easily find it while it’s active. It is checked by default. The “Show bets” checkbox is displaying all the bets in a particular room on the chart. You can uncheck it to see the chart more clearly.

  • What’s the difference between a demo player and a real one?

    Demo players can only play for virtual money. The real players can bet actual money and win real prizes.

  • Can demo player play with a real player?

    Demo and real servers are separate, thus it is impossible for a demo player to compete against a real one.

  • Which currency do you accept?

    Presently we are accepting USD only.

  • What are the numbers in the lower left corner?

    This is the current software version.

  • How is the payout calculated?

    The opposing team’s bets are forming a bank. The bank is then split evenly between the members of the winning team. If there are multiple bets from a single player, then every bet is handled as a separate player.

  • What if the room closes with the same price as it has been opened?

    Such an outcome will be considered as a draw. All the bets will be returned to the players with no commissions taken.