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FAQ about deposits with Skrill


  1. Log in to myAlpari and go to the "Transfer Funds" - "Fund Deposit" section. Choose "Skrill" and your deposit currency (USD or EUR). Choose the account to which you would like to make a deposit. Click "Continue".
  2. Fill in the information required by the processing center and click "Submit".
  3. Then you will be redirected to a page on the Skrill site. Log in to your Skrill electronic purse:
  • Enter your email address and the password to your electronic purse.
  • Select the most convenient type of payment: credit/debit card, bank wire transfer or direct Skrill transfer.
  • Enter the rest of the required information and click "Confirm".

Important Information

Please read through the following before making a deposit with Skrill:

  • You cannot make a deposit to your Alpari International account from someone else's Skrill purse.
  • The minimum deposit through Skrill is 1 USD (for deposits in USD) or 1 EUR (for deposits in EUR).
  • After making a deposit to your Alpari International account using the Skrill system, you will only be able to make a withdrawal from this account to your Skrill purse which was used to make the deposit, your bank account (via wire transfer), or to another Alpari International account opened in your name.
  • You can make a deposit to your Skrill purse with Visa,2 MasterCard, AMEX, JCB or Diner's Club cards denominated in any currency.
  • Transfers from third parties are not accepted. Funds that are not accepted are returned to the sender.

Terms and Conditions

Processing Time:

  • Credit or Debit Card: A few hours1
  • Skrill Purse or Wire Transfer: The deposit should be posted to your trading account instantly. If there is a delay, the processing should take no more than one business day from the time the money is transferred to Alpari's Skrill purse.


  • Credit / Debit Card: 2.4% + 0.29 EUR
  • Wallet: 1.4% + 0.29 EUR

Required Documents

To make a deposit using the Skrill system, you will need to provide our Payments Department with the following documents (these documents may either be emailed to financial@alpari.org or uploaded to the "My Account" - "Client Profile" section of myAlpari):

  • A scanned copy or photo of your passport (required for all Skrill deposits)
  • If the transfer was made using a credit/debit card, you will also need a scanned copy or photo of the credit/debit card (front and back). In the scan or copy of the front side, the full name of the cardholder, the "valid" date of the card, the name of the issuing bank and the first six and last four digits of the card number (the rest may be covered) must be visible. In the scan or photo of the back side of the card, the cardholder's signature must be visible, but the CVC2/CVV2 code must be covered. If more than one card is used to make the deposit, you must provide a scan or photo of the front and back of each card.

Please Note:

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