The comparison to other providers is based on the rates published on their websites as of 6, December 2021 for deals in US stocks. Providers' account types used for this illustration are what we consider default standard tier.1
|Total Trade Cost2||Advertised Rates3|
|EXTRA FX FEE|
|Interactive Brokers||£1.91||£2.05||£2.59||USD 0.00354||USD 2.004|
When you invest, your capital is at risk. The value of your portfolio can go down as well as up, and you may get back less than you invest.
Commissions range from USD 0.0005 to USD 0.0035 per share on stocks and ETFs, and include the IB SmartRoutingSM system. IB SmartRoutingSM helps support best execution by searching for the best available prices for stocks, options and combinations across exchanges and dark pools. Also, it continuously evaluates changing market conditions and dynamically re-routes all or parts of your order.
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100+ order types – from limit orders to complex algorithmic trading – help you execute any trading strategy.
Use a full suite of professional trading tools to help make better decisions and manage your portfolio. Spot market opportunities with Advanced Market Scanners and analyze your portfolio with Risk Navigator.
Fundamentals Explorer provides comprehensive, worldwide fundamentals data on over 30k companies, shows more than 300 data points per company, has more than 80 sources for newswires and reports and features 5.5k+ analyst ratings from TipRanks.
Align your investments with what you care about most. Use the Impact Dashboard to identify and invest in companies that share your values, and use ESG scores from Refinitiv to make investment decisions based on more than just financial factors.
The Shortable Instruments (SLB) Search tool is a fully electronic, self service utility that lets you search for availability of shortable securities from within Client Portal.
Interactive Brokers’ "fee waived" no transaction fee (NTF) program offers over 90 exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that reimburse clients for commissions paid on ETF shares held for at least 30 days.
Earn extra income on your fully paid shares. IBKR borrows your shares to lend to traders who want to short and are willing to pay interest to borrow the shares. You are paid interest each day shares are on loan and retain the ability to trade your loaned stock without restrictions.
The risk of loss in online trading of stocks, options, futures, currencies, foreign equities, and fixed income can be substantial. Options are not suitable for all investors. For more information read the "Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options". For a copy click here.
Your capital is at risk and your losses may exceed the value of your original investment.
Interactive Brokers (U.K.) Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCA Reference Number 208159.
Interactive Brokers LLC is regulated by the US SEC and CFTC and is a member of the SIPC (www.sipc.org) compensation scheme;
products are only covered by the UK FSCS in limited circumstances.
Before trading, customers must read the relevant risk disclosure statements on our Warnings and Disclaimers page.
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