The following videos are designed to give you helpful tips regarding your Interactive Brokers Accounts.
VIDEO #1 Setting up your Interactive Brokers Account
When you first set up your Interactive Brokers account there a few ways to make things a little easier if you do them right up front. Watch video #1 to get a quick 4 minute overview of best practices when setting up your accounts. This link also shows the requirements from Interactive Brokers for certain trading permissions.
VIDEO #2 UPDATE PERMISSIONS AFTER Account activation
Even if you do all the right steps when you first set up your Interactive Brokers accounts there are a few things most people have to update, but are not permitted to until the account has been approved and funded. For example, you can not request permissions to trade US based penny stocks until after your account is opened and funded. I don’t trade many penny stocks, but there is one Bitcon Investment Trust that is classified as a penny stock that is often a part of the active portfolios. Watch the video below to see what you need to do to enable Tines Capital to manage your funds with the full capability of our proprietary active portfolios. If you do not enable these permissions then Tines Capital will simply invest your money in the second best alternatives. This link also shows the requirements from Interactive Brokers for certain trading permissions.