Interactive Brokers earned a 4.5 star ranking in the March 17, 2013 Barron's Annual Best Online Brokers. Barron's is a registered trademark of Dow Jones & Company, Inc.

Interactive Brokers LLC is a member NYSE - FINRA - SIPC and regulated by the US Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Headquarters: One Pickwick Plaza, Greenwich, CT 06830 USA

Interactive Brokers (U.K.) Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCA register entry number 208159 (http://www.fsa.gov.uk/register/). Office: One Carey Lane, Fifth floor, London EC2 V8AE.
(http://www.interactivebrokers.co.uk)

Interactive Brokers Canada Inc. is regulated by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) and the various Canadian securities commissions. Registered office: 1800 McGill College Avenue, Suite 2106, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 3J6, Canada. Member CIPF.

The risk of loss in online trading of stocks, options, futures, forex, foreign equities, and bonds 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.

Before trading, customers must read the relevant risk disclosure statements on our Warnings and Disclaimers page.
For a list of IBG memberships worldwide, click here.

IBSM, InteractiveBrokers.com®, IB Universal AccountSM, Interactive Analytics ®, IB Options AnalyticsSM, IB SmartRoutingSM and IB Trader WorkstationSM are service marks and/or trademarks of Interactive Brokers LLC.
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Rated #1 by Barron's 2014
Best Online Broker Again,
Three Years in a Row!

  • Best for Options Traders
  • Best Trading Experience & Technology
  • Best for International Traders
  • Best for Frequent Traders
  • Best Portfolio Analysis & Reports
  • Lowest Margin Fees
  • Low Cost for the 10th year in a row1
  • Best Overall

Low Cost

Awarded a 4.5-star low-cost broker rating by Barron's magazine and awarded four or more stars for ten straight years1, our statistics speak for themselves.
  • 81% lower margin loan rates than the average of six of our top competitors.2
  • A completely automated trade process allows us to offer low3 commissions.
  • Our advanced SmartRoutingSM system searches for the best price available at the time of your order, and routes and re-routes all or parts of your order to achieve optimal execution.
  • *Based on independent measurements, the Transaction Auditing Group, Inc., (TAG), a third-party provider of transaction analysis, has determined that Interactive Brokers' US stock and options price executions were significantly better than the industry4 during the second half of 2014.
IB Price Advantage*,
better than the Industry by:
US Stocks
(per 100 shares)
$0.08
US Options
(per contract)
$0.50

Global Offerings TOP

Awarded 4.5-star rating by Barron's magazine in the Best for International Traders category,5 our breadth of product offering is unrivaled.
  • Trade on over 100 market centers in 24 countries. Direct market access to stocks, options, futures, forex, bonds, ETFs and CFDs from a single IB Universal Account™.
  • We maintain a global presence, with offices in the US, Switzerland, Canada, UK, Australia, Hungary, Russia, India, China and Estonia.
  • An integrated approach that makes it easy to trade global products on multiple exchanges and assets denominated in multiple currencies all from a single account.

Trading Technology TOP

Awarded a 4.5 star rating by Barron's magazine in Best for Frequent Traders category5, we build electronic access trading technology that delivers real advantages to traders, investors and institutions worldwide.
  • Market-maker designed Trader Workstation (TWS) optimizes your trading speed and efficiency in a single, comprehensive and customizable workspace.
  • Interactive Brokers Information System (IBIS), our comprehensive news and fundamentals research platform add-on to TWS, lets you access important information and research that give you the edge you need.
  • Sophisticated TWS trading tools such as OptionTrader, FXTrader, BookTrader and Accumulate/Distribute provide product-specific order modules to accommodate any trading needs.
  • Advanced algorithmic tools and order types help individual traders manage multiple large volume orders simultaneously and get the best execution.
  • Multiple ways to connect to our trading system, including the TWS API for traders who want to build their own trading applications, and our industry-standard CTCI FIX interface.
  • Mobile solutions let you trade on the go from a variety of mobile devices, including the iPhone, iPad and Android.
  • Extensive stock borrow and loan solutions include the AQS® Marketplace, the Short Stock Availability Tool, our popular Stock Yield Enhancement Program, which lets you earn extra income on your fully paid stock shares; and our Pre-Borrow Program.

Risk Management & Control TOP

Our advanced technology gives you the tools you need to manage and control your trading risk.
  • A real-time margin system that continuously enforces limits on an account-by-account basis lets you monitor their margin cushion directly in TWS.
  • Sophisticated portfolio risk management via the IB Risk Navigator℠, which is free to IB customers.
  • Portfolio Margin Accounts with real-time risk management can provide increased leverage with greater safety.

Strength and Security TOP

You can be confident that your money is secure and that Interactive Brokers will endure through good and bad times.
  • On a consolidated basis, Interactive Brokers Group's (IBG LLC) equity capital exceeds $5 billion.
  • Unlike most other firms, where management owns a relatively small share, we participate substantially in the downside just as much as in the upside. Because of this vested interest, we run our business conservatively.
  • Customer securities accounts at Interactive Brokers are protected by the Securities Investor Protection Corporation ("SIPC").
  • Our real-time margining system marks all customer positions to market continuously. All orders are credit vetted before being executed and positions in accounts with inadequate margin deposits are liquidated automatically.
  • We provide login protection through the use of free security devices, which generate unique, random codes that you enter each time you log in, as well as additional account protections.

[1] Low cost broker 2005 through 2014 according to Barron's online broker review.

[2] Based on IB's US Margin Loan Rates Comparison as of February 2, 2015. For additional information click here.

[3] According to Barron's When All Screens Lead to the Bull - March 17, 2014, ranked Interactive Brokers with a 4.3 star rating for cost. Barron's is a registered trademark of Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Criteria included Trading Experience and Technology, Usability, Mobile, Range of Offerings, Research Amenities, Portfolio Analysis & Report, Customer Service & Education, and Costs.

[4] Source: The Transaction Auditing Group (TAG). Industry as a whole for the referenced periods according to TAG. For additional information, click here.

[5] According to Barron's When All Screens Lead to the Bull - March 17, 2014, Interactive Brokers was awarded the highest 4.5 star rating for Best for International Traders, and 4.5 stars for Best for Frequent Traders.

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On the Go?

IB provides several mobile solutions that allow you to trade your IB account on the go from just about any mobile device. Visit mobileTWS.com to download mobileTWS for your phone.

Go to mobileTWS.com

All apps have demo modes so you can try it for free

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On the Go?

Welcome to Mobile Account Management, which lets you view account and position summaries, view transaction history, transfer positions and access activity statements on your mobile device.

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2015 International Trading
& Expirations Calendar

Click the link below to view the calendar HTML App from your mobile device.

For your convenience we also have the 2015 calendar as a native iOS app for both the iPhone and iPad.

IB Calendar iOS App

Looking for the 2014 calendar app, click the link below.

Options Calculator TOP

Compatibility: iOS 5.0+, Android 2.2+

For your convenience we also have the Options Calculator as a native iOS app for both the iPhone and iPad.

Options Calculator iOS App

IB Traders' Insight TOP

For your convenience we also have the IB Traders' Insight as a native iOS app for the iPhone.

IB Traders' Insight iOS App
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Send Me More Information

Our application process is best experienced on a desktop. Please fill out the form below and we'll email you more information about opening an account at with Interactive Brokers..

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Turnkey Solutions for
Advisors, Brokers, Proprietary Trading Groups and Hedge & Mutual Funds.

Professional Advisors

Complete turnkey solution for Professional Advisors that provides trading, clearing, and reporting capability for advisors of all sizes.

Our Professional Advisor accounts let Professional Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs) and Commodity Trading Advisors (CTAs) execute and allocate trades among multiple clients from a single order management interface.

  • Manage all your client accounts and trading from our comprehensive suite of tools.
  • Assume the role of Wealth Manager by assigning registered Money Managers to multiple clients for trading purposes. Shop for registered Money Managers at our IB Money Manager Marketplace.
  • Automate multi-client trade allocations and portfolio rebalancing.
  • White Brand statements, customer registration and other informational materials with your own organization's identity.
  • Create professional, client-ready performance presentations with PortfolioAnalyst.
  • Configure access rights to assign different managerial roles and client accounts to individual employees within your organization using our flexible User Access Rights system.

Money Managers

Complete turnkey solution for Money Managers that need to trade multiple client accounts across multiple Wealth Managers

Professional Advisors often function as Wealth Managers, responsible for the gathering of customer assets while assigning separate Money Managers to execute and allocate trades among their multiple clients. Money Manager accounts allow these designated traders to register as Money Managers and accept client trading assignments from Professional Advisors, then trade for multiple clients from a single order management interface.

  • Market your trading services to Wealth Managers, who shop for registered Money Managers at our IB Money Manager Marketplace.
  • Accept client account assignments from Wealth Managers (Financial Advisors).
  • Log into a single screen and trade for clients across multiple Wealth Managers.
  • Execute trades among multiple client accounts.
  • Allocate trades to a subset of assigned clients for multiple Wealth Managers.
  • Automated multi-client trade allocation and portfolio re-balance tools.
  • Advisor clients are protected against margin cross collateralization. This safeguard means that an advisor cannot inadvertently enter a block trade for clients who lack sufficient margin.

Registered Brokers & FCMs

Complete turnkey solution for Registered Brokers & FCMs that provides trading, clearing, and reporting capability for brokers of all sizes

Registered Broker and FCM accounts at Interactive Brokers give global regulated brokerage companies the means to reduce their operational, brokerage and clearing costs while providing electronic market access worldwide with our professional white branded trading technology.

  • Flexible client billing and reporting options.
  • The ability to fully White Brand statements, customer registration, and informational materials.
  • A User Access Rights system that allows you to assign different managerial roles and client accounts to individual employees within your organization.
  • OATS reporting.
  • Customizable statements and confirms.
  • No long term contract required.
  • Low commission minimum of USD 2,000 per month and upfront deposit of USD 10,000 that is applied towards commissions.

Proprietary Trading Groups

Complete turnkey solution for Proprietary Trading Groups that provides trading, clearing, and reporting capability on over 100 market destinations worldwide from a single account.

Our Proprietary Trading Group accounts let corporations and trading organizations authorize multiple traders to enter orders in a single account, or set up individual accounts for traders, or strategies with separate credit limits.

  • A User Access Rights system that allows you to assign different managerial roles and client accounts to individual employees within your organization.
  • Trades can be given up pre-trade or post-trade to multiple prime locations or taken up from an executing broker.
  • Risk-based Portfolio Margin or Reg T Margin Accounts.

Hedge & Mutual Funds

Complete turnkey solution for Hedge & Mutual Funds that provides trading, clearing, and reporting capability on over 100 market destinations worldwide from a single account.

Our Hedge and Mutual Fund accounts let Investment Managers set up different structures to meet their needs.

  • A User Access Rights system that allows you to assign different managerial roles and client accounts to individual employees within your organization.
  • Trades can be given up pre-trade or post-trade to multiple prime locations or taken up from an executing broker.
  • Risk-based Portfolio Margin or Reg T Margin Accounts.
  • Our fully automated Hedge Fund Capital Introduction Program allows Hedge Funds who use IB as their principal Prime Broker to market their Funds to IB customers who are Accredited Investors and Qualified Purchasers.

Broker Employee Compliance

Complete turnkey solution for Compliance Officers in organizations such as exchanges, hedge funds, mutual funds, brokers, banks and insurance companies

IBEmployeeTrack℠ provides a simple, cost-effective solution for organizations such as exchanges, hedge funds, mutual funds, brokers, banks, and insurance companies, who are required to report on their employee's outside brokerage account activity.

  • Compliance Group electronic access to employee trade activity.
  • Custom feeds available for third party monitoring software.
  • The ability to send application invitations to employees and have a new employee account automatically linked.
  • Restrict your employees from trading designated symbols.
  • Automatically transmits daily reports on all employee trading accounts held at IB directly to your legal department, to ensure ongoing compliance with in-house and external reporting requirements.
  • Customer-specific report design sends only the account data you request, such as trade confirmations, positions, interest and commissions, taxes, and fees.
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U.S. residents,
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by calling toll free

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Canada

Sales Representative Title Location Phone
Mark Bennett Sales Representative Montreal, Quebec 514-847-3420
Sylvain Hubert CFA, Sales Representative Montreal, Quebec 514-847-3402
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United Kingdom

Sales Representative Title Location Phone
Gerald Perez Managing Director, Sales London 44 207 776 7801
Marta Casas Sales Representative London 44 207 776 7802
Joyce Blok Sales Representative London 44 207 776 7803
Anna Kossov Sales Representative London 44 207 776 7812

Switzerland

Sales Representative Title Location Phone
Carsten Luecking Regional Sales Director Zug 41417269570
Dawn Sun Regional Sales Director Zug 41417265078
Corinne Nabholz Regional Sales Director Zug 41417265085
David Jandl Sales Representative Zug 41417269552
Alexander Marsh Sales Representative Zug 46841078500

India

Sales Representative Title Location Phone
Ankit Shah Sales Representative Mumbai 91 22 61289 836
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Australia

Sales Representative Title Location Phone
Neil Swanson Sales Representative Sydney 61 2 8093 7301

Hong Kong

Sales Representative Title Language Phone
Perry Tse Sales Representative English, 廣東話 852 2156 7990
Weijian Wang Sales Representative English, 廣東話 852 2156 7963
Vivienne Lee Sales Representative 廣東話,普通话 852 2156 7985
Aina Dai Sales Representative English, 普通话, 廣東話 852 2156 7921

Japan

Sales Representative Title Location Phone
Masaki Kakumaru Sales Manager Tokyo 81 3 4588 9707
Masahiro Iino Sales Representative Tokyo 81 3 4588 9706