Following a successful sell in your brokerage account, the transaction must ″settle″ before you may withdraw the funds to your bank account from it. Trading days plus two trading days (T+2) constitute the settlement period, which is referred to as regular-way settlement in some circles.
How do I prevent reversals when transferring funds to Robinhood?
If you want to avoid reversals, we recommend that you take the following procedures before starting any transfers to Robinhood: Verify that you have adequate cash available for 1-2 working days following your transfer request via the app, as the request may be delayed in reaching your bank as a result of the app’s delays.
How long does Robinhood require deposits to remain in account?
When I try to withdraw some of my earnings and transfer them into my bank account, Robinhood tells me that there is ″$0.00 available″ to transfer, and then gives me a message that says, ″For anti-money laundering purposes, deposits must remain in your account for a minimum of 5 business days after settlement before they can be withdrawn.″