Online Trading

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by





In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuhu

You have explained that if one deposits $1000, he may trade up to $2500. You did not provide details of the $2500. Will this amount be a loan or a partnership. In distributing the profits and losses, what criteria is used in consideration of the $2500. Explain in detail.


And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Ismail Desai,

Darul Iftaa


Checked and approved by,

Mufti Ebrahim Desai