We offer lower commissions, no ticket charges; no minimums; no technology, software, platform, or reporting fees; and low financing rates . Click below to see how our low costs compare to other brokers.Learn More
Most brokers trade against your orders or sell them to others to execute who will trade against them. The resulting poor execution probably costs you more than the commission you pay. IB SmartRoutingSM continuously searches and reroutes to the best available prices for stocks, options and combinations.Learn More
We offer the lowest margin loan interest rates of any broker, according to the Barron's 2017 online broker review. Click below to calculate your own sample margin loan interest rate. NOTE: Margin accounts are only available for corporate customers of IB Australia that qualify as either wholesale or professional investor. For more details click here.Learn More
Earn income on your fully-paid stock shares in our Stock Yield Enhancement Program. The program lets us borrow your shares in exchange for cash collateral, and then lend the shares to traders who are willing to pay a fee to borrow them. You will be paid a loan fee each day that your stock is on loan. NOTE: The Stock Yield Enhancement Program (SYEP) is not currently available for customers of IB Australia.Learn More
Access market data 24 hours a day and six days a week to stayconnected to all global markets.
Convert currencies at market determined rates as low as 1/10 of a basis point, or create a position collateralized by a non-native currency.
Fund your account in multiple currencies. Trade assets denominated in multiple currencies from a single account.
Many brokers trade against your orders or sell them to others to execute who will trade against them. IB SmartRoutingSM continuously searches and reroutes to the best available prices for stocks, options and combinations.
Trader Workstation (TWS) supports over 60 order types, from the most basic limit order to advanced trading to the most complex algorithmic trading, to help you execute a wide variety of trading strategies.
Real-time market-risk management and real-time monitoring provide a comprehensive measure of risk exposure across multiple asset classes around the globe and real-time data that gives you the edge you need to react quickly to the markets.
Our online trading platforms have been designed with the professional trader in mind:
Risk NavigatorSM is a real-time market-risk management platform that provides a comprehensive measure of risk exposure across multiple asset classes around the globe. Use the Short Stock Availability tool to view indicative rates and search the real-time availability of shortable stocks. Option Trader offers a simple yet powerful trading tool that lets you view and trade options on an underlying. Trader Workstation's real-time charts put powerful and flexible technical analytics at your fingertips.
Use fractional trading to buy the stocks you want regardless of share price. Enter orders in whole dollar amounts and if the dollar amount doesn’t result in a whole number of shares we will buy or sell in fractional shares.
Our statements and reports include real-time trade confirmations, margin details, transaction cost analysis, sophisticated portfolio analysis, tax optimization and a variety of other supplemental reports. PortfolioAnalyst lets our clients combine IBKR account data with held away account information to create a consolidated view of their complete financial portfolio.
Our User Access Rights system allows you to assign different account management functions to individual employees within your organization.
Open a single IBKR Integrated Investment account and get the best financial deal without the hassle of having to transfer between accounts. Directly deposit your paycheck and instantly earn high interest, invest in stocks, options, futures, forex, bonds and funds around the world at low cost, and spend when needed with Bill Pay or our Mastercard®5. If you have the need to borrow, you can do so at the lowest rates. 7
Earn market rate interest on your idle balances and earn extra income by lending your fully paid shares 7. Directly deposit your paycheck and instantly earn high interest1.Learn More
Borrow against your account whenever needed at extremely low, market determined rates 7.Learn More
Use our Bill Pay to pay any expense. Our Debit Mastercard allows you to make purchases anywhere or automatically pay off your existing credit card each month and maximize your card rewards.Learn More
Invest in stocks, options, futures, forex, bonds and funds from a single integrated account on over 125 global exchanges at low cost6.Learn More
5. The Interactive Brokers Debit Mastercard and Bill Pay are only available to clients of Interactive Brokers LLC that are resident in the United States.
6. According to StockBrokers.com Online Broker Survey 2019: Read the full article Online Broker Reviews, February 18, 2019. "Lowest margin rates in the industry".
7. Margin accounts are only available for corporate customers of IB Australia that qualify as either wholesale or professional investor. For more details click here.
Interactive Brokers Group (IBG LLC) equity capital exceeds $7 billion1. 18.5% of IBG LLC is owned by the publicly traded company, Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. and the remaining 81.5% is owned by our employees and affiliates.
Unlike other firms, where management owns a small share, we participate substantially in the downside just as much as in the upside which makes us run our business conservatively. We hold no material positions in OTC securities or derivatives. We hold no CDOs, MBS or CDS. The gross amount of our portfolio of debt securities, with the exception of US governments debt securities, is less than 10% of our equity capital.
A master account linked to multiple client accounts.
Manage multiple accounts of varying types under a single login, including:
Individual, Joint, Trust, SMSF, and Corporation.
Client users can optionally directly fund, view statements and trade.
Automated allocations based on pre-trade defined criteria.
Interactive Brokers Australia offers two types of accounts: The Family Management Master Account and the Family Office Master Account.
The Family Management Master Account is offered to provide an administrative functionality for individuals to manage accounts belonging to close family members and family held investment vehicles or Self-Managed Super Funds (SMSF) (where the master account holder is a member or trustee).
The Family Management Master Account has the following restrictions:
The Family Office Master account is offered to provide an administrative functionality for high net worth family offices to manage accounts belonging to family members and family held investment vehicles.
Sub-accounts are held by close family members of the controlling individual of the Master Account (spouse, offspring, parents, siblings), or corporations/ trusts controlled by the controlling individual of the master account where the sub-accounts are associates of the Master account, i.e. related body corporate’ with the same beneficial owner and/ or same director as the Master Account.
The Family Office Master Account has the following restrictions:
Please note that monthly activity and other minimum fees may apply.