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Free Trial

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IBKR Advantage

Try our platforms and compare our commissions, margins and low financing charges to your current broker – risk free

What's Included in Your Free Trial

Access to All of Our Platforms

The ability to test strategies, products, exchanges and order types. Prices and account values are determined by actual market conditions – including commissions and fees – all without risk.

Market Data for All Products

Market data for all products. Data is delayed by 10-15 minutes except for OTC spot FX and OTC spot Metals, which is non-delayed.

IBKR's Research and News Platform

The Platform includes subscriptions to some research services that are available free of charge.

Advanced Trading Tools

Access advanced trading tools such as Probability Lab, Volatility Lab, Option Strategy Lab, Charts, Market Scanner and the IB Risk Navigator. Add financial instruments and customize the interface to suit your trading style or preferences.


With our free trial you have the opportunity to compare our commissions, margins and low financing charges to your current broker. See how much more you could be saving with an IBKR account!

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Seamless Upgrade

Once you're ready to open an IBKR account, you can easily convert your free trial to a live account by selecting LOG IN > Finish an Application on our website and logging in with your username and password. Once your account is approved and funded, your customized account settings will transfer to your live account.

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Our Platforms

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Client Portal

Place trades and manage your account from one, easy-to-use web platform.

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Trader Workstation

Our flagship platform designed for active traders and investors who require power and flexibility.

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IBKR Mobile
IBKR Mobile

Trade on the go with our powerful mobile app. Available for iOS and Android.

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Enter commands using voice or text in plain language, and IBot provides the help and information you need.

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Automate your trading or create your own custom trading solution using our APIs.

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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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