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Nerdwallet Award

Best Online Broker,
for Advanced Traders

Interactive Brokers was Rated #1 - Best Online Broker ... Again - 2023 by Barron's

#1 Best Online Broker
5 out of 5 stars

Investopedia 2024 Award - Best for advanced traders

Best for
Advanced Traders

BrokerChooser 2024 Award - Best Online Broker

Best Online Broker

Low Cost

Experience Professional Pricing1

  • Low commissions starting at $02 with no added spreads, ticket charges, platform fees, or account minimums.
  • IBKR BestXTM is a powerful suite of advanced trading technologies designed to help clients achieve best execution and maximize price improvement while minimizing market impact.
  • Margin rates up to 49% lower than the industry.4
  • Earn high interest rates of up to USD 4.83% on instantly available cash.5
  • Earn extra income on your lendable shares
Learn More About IBKR

Discover a World of Opportunities

Invest globally in stocks, options, futures, currencies, bonds and funds from a single unified platform. Fund your account in multiple currencies and trade assets denominated in multiple currencies. Access market data 24 hours a day and six days a week.







Global Markets

*Available currencies vary by Interactive Brokers affiliate.

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Powerful Trading Platforms
To Help You Succeed

Award winning platforms for every investor from beginner to advanced on mobile, web and desktop.

Trading Platforms

Discover new investment opportunities with over 200 free and premium research and news providers.

Research and News

Spot market opportunities, analyze results, manage your account and make better decisions with our free trading tools.

Free Trading Tools

90+ order types – from limit orders to complex algorithmic trading – help you execute any trading strategy.

Order Types and Algos

Real-time trade confirmations, margin details, transaction cost analysis, sophisticated portfolio analysis and more.

Comprehensive Reporting

A Broker You Can Trust

When placing your money with a broker, you need to make sure your broker is secure and can endure through good and bad times. Our strong capital position, conservative balance sheet and automated risk controls are designed to protect IBKR and our clients from large trading losses.


Nasdaq Listed


Equity Capital*


Privately Held*


Excess Regulatory Capital*


Client Accounts*


Daily Avg Revenue Trades*

IBKR Protection
IBKR Broker You Can Trust

*Interactive Brokers Group and its affiliates. For additional information view our Investors Relations - Earnings Release section.

Step 1

Complete the Application

It only takes a few minutes

Step 2

Fund Your Account

Connect your bank or
transfer an account

Step 3

Get Started Trading

Take your investing to
the next level

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  1. Restrictions apply. See additional information on interest rates. Credit interest rate as of July 3, 2024.
  2. Lowest Cost Broker according to Online Broker Survey 2023: Read the full article Online Broker Reviews, May 18, 2023. "Because Interactive Brokers' core clientele are professional traders and institutional investors (e.g., hedge funds), it is crucial to provide the lowest commissions schedule available. In our rigorous assessment, there is no question Interactive Brokers delivers."
  3. Restrictions apply. Annual Percentage Rate (APR) on USD margin loan balances for IBKR Pro as of July 3, 2024. Interactive Brokers calculates the interest charged on margin loans using the applicable rates for each interest rate tier listed on its website. Learn more about margin loan rates.
  4. IBKR Lite provides commission-free trades in US exchange-listed stocks and ETFs. For complete information, see
  5. For complete information, see
  6. Available currencies vary by Interactive Brokers affiliate.
  7. Interactive Brokers Group and its affiliates. For additional information view our Investors Relations - Earnings Release section by clicking here.
  8. Interactive Brokers LLC rating by Standard & Poor's. View report