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Trade Online Globally with Interactive Brokers

Interactive Brokers
Rated as a Top Online Broker by
Barron’s, Stockbrokers.com and Investopedia

Interactive Brokers was Rated #1 - Best Online Broker ... Again - 2021 by Barron's

#1 - Best Online Broker
5 out of 5 stars

Interactive Brokers was Rated #1 for commissions and fees, including the lowest margin rates across all balance tiers

5 out of 5 stars
Overall

Interactive Brokers was Rated #1 - Best Online Broker ... Again - 2021 by Barron's

#1 - Best Online Broker
5 out of 5 stars

Investopedia Overall

4.4 out of 5 stars
Overall

Interactive Brokers’ advantage has always been low cost, advanced technology, and breadth of product worldwide for sophisticated individual traders and institutional investors.

Why IBKR

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IBKR Advantage

Low Commissions
Powerful Trading Technology
Lowest Financing Costs

Low commissions with no added spreads, platform fees, account minimums, or inactivity fees.
Invest globally in stocks, options, futures, currencies, bonds, funds and more from a single integrated account.
Choice of account plans:
  • For active traders we offer IBKR Pro, which offers low commissions and uses IB SmartRoutingSM to provide $0.47 per 100 shares price improvement vs. the industry. With IBKR Pro, there is no payment for order flow (PFOF), and we help you with best price execution.2
  • For less active investors we offer IBKR Lite, which offers $0 commissions on US exchange-listed stocks and ETFs and the lowest commissions on other products.3
Powerful trading technology and advanced trading tools help you create and execute your trading strategies with ease from virtually any desktop or mobile device.
The lowest margin loan interest rates of any broker, according to the StockBrokers.com 2021 online broker review, with rates starting at USD 0.75%4
Fractional shares on over 10,000 U.S. listed stocks and ETFs lets you divide investments among more stocks to achieve a more diversified portfolio.
The Stock Yield Enhancement Program lets you earn extra income on the fully-paid shares of stock held in your account.5

Find out why Barron's ranked Interactive Brokers #1
with 5 out of 5 stars in its 2021, Best Online Broker Review.1

Why IBKR

  1. For more information on accolades recieved, click here.
  2. Average net benefit is calculated using IHS Markit price improvement and IBKR Monthly Execution statistics. For more information, click here.
  3. IBKR Lite provides commission-free trades in US exchange-listed stocks and ETFs routed to select market makers. IBKR may charge non-commission related fees. For more information, click here. IBKR Lite with use of Trader Workstation (TWS) is only available to US residents who have individual, joint or trust accounts, or Financial Advisors.
  4. IB calculates the interest charged on margin loans using the applicable rates for each interest rate tier listed on its website. Rates subject to change. For additional information on margin loan rates, click here.
  5. For more information about the stock yield enhancement program, click here.