SELECT YOUR PREFERRED METHOD


 

Wires must be sent to same-titled accounts. No third party wires may be processed.

Domestic

JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.
270 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10017-2070
ABA #021000021
Hilltop Securities, Inc.
Account: #08805076955
FFC: (customer name & account number at Hilltop)
Attention: Settlement Dept.

 

International

JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.
270 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10017-2070
ABA #021000021
Hilltop Securities, Inc.
Account: #08805076955
SWIFT Address: CHASUS33
FFC: (customer name & account number at Hilltop)
Attention: Settlement Dept.

THIRD PARTY WIRES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. FUNDS WILL BE RETURNED TO SENDER BY THE CLEARING FIRM AND FEES ASSESSED.

Important Addresses:

JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.
270 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10017-2070

Hilltop Securities, Inc.
1201 Elm Street, Suite 3500
Dallas, TX 75270

Set up incoming or outgoing electronic funds transfer (ACH) between bank and brokerage accounts, including automatic contributions to your IRA. Transfers can be made on demand or on a recurring basis. To utilize ACH, you must first complete and return an Authorization for Electronic Transfer form, including a voided check or bank letter. After receipt of your ACH authorization, activation may take up to 10 business days. Please mail your completed form to:

eOption
Attn: Customer Service
950 Milwaukee Ave., Ste. 102
Glenview, IL 60025.

After your initial activation, check, wire and incoming/outgoing ACH requests may be placed online after logging into your account. Requests placed prior to 11:30 AM CST will be processed the same business day. Requests for overnight delivery incur a $20.00 charge.
 
  • ACH deposits are not instantaneous and can take 1-3 days to post to your account and ACH deposits will be held for 3 business days if the amount exceeds the equity in your account. If you want to trade immediately, we suggest funding your account via wire transfer. 
  • The daily limit for an incoming ACH transfer is $25,000 and $50,000 for an outgoing ACH transfer.
  • Same to same outgoing wire requests are limited to $50,000 per day.
  • Wire requests over $50,000 are not available for online processing and require a notarized Wire Request Form. IRA distribution requests require an IRA Distribution Form.
  • We do not allow third party disbursements.

If you need assistance call 1-888-793-5333.
  • Money orders, third party checks, credit card checks, home equity line checks and starter checks are not accepted.
  • Make all checks payable to Hilltop Securities, Inc.
  • Please write your account number in the memo section of the check.
  • Mail checks to eOption, Attn: Customer Service, 950 Milwaukee Ave., Ste. 102, Glenview, IL 60025.
  • IRA contributions made by check require an IRA Deposit Slip.
  • All checks, including certified and cashier's checks require a minimum of 3 business days to become available for investing.
  • Cashier's checks must have the remitter's name electronically printed directly on the check by the issuing bank.
Transfer an existing account from another brokerage firm.

Full, automated customer account transfers (ACAT), will typically take 7 to 10 business days. A non-ACAT (partial transfer) or manual transfer may take up to 3 weeks to complete.

Download an Account Transfer Form.
To endorse stock certificates over to eOption:
 
  • On the back of the stock certificate, enter Hilltop Securities, Inc. as the attorney to transfer the stock.
  • Each person registered on the stock certificate must sign the back exactly as printed on the front, including initials, suffix, etc.
  • Date the certificate.

If you have any questions regarding stock certificates, please call customer service at 1-888-793-5333.

DEPOSITING FUNDS AND SECURITIES

Funds and securities are required in advance. Sufficient buying power or cleared funds are required before any buy order can be accepted. Cleared securities must be in your account before any sell order will be accepted.

Account processing will occur within one (1) business day after receipt of account paperwork. Once your account has been approved, cleared funds are required to begin trading. All checks including certified and cashier’s checks require three (3) business days before the funds are available for investing. New check and ACH deposits will be not be available for withdrawal or check writing for 10 business days after deposit to the account.

Note that our Risk Management Department reserves the right to hold funds for more than 3 business days.