About Us

Our Mission

We are here to make your trading career a success and offer you the best deals and guidance. We have helped thousands of traders become financially successful and are here to help you every step of the way.


Our Leadership

Helping you to achieve financial success with your trading skills.

Chief Executive Officer
Blake Olson

Blake Olson is a finance veteran, forex educator, and the CEO of Smart Prop Trader. He has dedicated himself to understanding all the complexities users face when starting their trading journey. 

Chief Operating Officer
Ryan Lepper

Ryan Lepper is the COO of Smart Prop Trader, bringing over two decades of experience across business and finance, ascending from an early role managing a family business to overseeing $5 billion in assets.


Our Values

We are here for you on your journey as one of our traders.

Trusted Prop Firm

The Smart Prop Trader platform was created by traders, specifically for traders. We understand the desires and requirements of traders operating within the Prop Firm sector, and we are dedicated to assisting you in achieving success.

Trader Focused

Our strategies, assistance, and profit sharing are all geared towards facilitating your success as a trader within our firm. We possess the expertise to treat traders favorably, and we are committed to guiding you in making an intelligent decision when selecting your prop firm provider.

Speed and Execution

Our guiding principle revolves around swiftness in getting you onboarded into our team and ensuring prompt payouts for you. We take immense pride in being recognized as one of the most expeditious payout-oriented prop firms available in the current market.


Our plans are transparent, accompanied by clear rules, and devoid of any concealed regulations that could catch you off guard. We acknowledge the challenges of trading in the markets, and as a result, we offer straightforward metrics to prevent any confusion among traders as they navigate their trading journey.

Education Focused

Distinguishing successful traders from unsuccessful ones often hinges on the quality of education. Our objective is to furnish you with a comprehensive array of educational resources essential for advancing your trading career.

Customer Support

Our dedicated support team is available round-the-clock, ready to assist you with any inquiries or account-related concerns you may encounter. If there are account questions left unanswered, we encourage you to visit our Discord channel and initiate a support ticket to engage with our team.

Frequently Asked Questions

How are Prop Traders Taxed?
Is There Any Restriction on Payouts?
Why Pick Us?
How Do the Evaluation Days Work?
What Kind of EAs are Allowed?
What Trading Method is Not Allowed? 
Can I Pay with Crypto?
Do You Have a Refund Policy?
How Does Daily Drawdown Work?
Is Copy Trading Allowed?
Is Account Sharing Allowed? 
How Many Accounts Can a Trader Have?
Can the Same Trader Retry if They Miss the Profit Target?
How Long Does it Take to Become a Smart Prop Trader?
If a Trader Breaches Rules, Do They Get a Second Chance? 
Do I Need to Close My Positions Overnight?
Is the Fee Recurrent? 
What are the 3 Core Things that Differentiate Smart PropTrader From Other Firms Out There?