Do I need to have funds in my account before I place a buy order? 11 November 2019 04:13 Updated Follow Yes, funds must be available in the cash account before place a buy order only. You will not be able to submit an order if you do not have sufficient funds in your account. More Information minimum parcel size What is the buffer calculation on a buy order? Related articles Can orders be changed or cancelled? Will I get charged for changed orders? What is the minimum trade value I can buy? When placing an order, what is the expiry type? Do the referral trades expire? How to deposit money to my SelfWealth account?