Schwab Brokerage Accounts
Invest in the U.S. Market with Ease.
International investors can take advantage of two types of Schwab brokerage accounts. For individuals, we offer the Schwab One International® account. Corporations can open a Schwab One International® Corporate account. Both types of accounts offer helpful features for your U.S. investing.Investors should be aware that the value of investments and their income can fluctuate. Investors could get back less than they invested. The changes in currency exchange rates can cause investments to go down or up. U.S. investing may not be suitable for everyone. Please read this Important Information or call us to learn more.
International Individual/Joint Account
For individuals outside the U.S.
At Schwab individual investors enjoy personal support and service coupled with a wealth of resources, an extensive range of choices and access to the market. Schwab's clients enjoy a wide variety of services and online trading site that gives you access to:
- In-depth research and information
- Online trade execution services
- Powerful online capabilities
Minimum to open: US$25,000
International Corporate Account
Thank you for your interest in opening a Corporate Account with Charles Schwab, U.K., Ltd.
Please call us to learn more about opening a Schwab One International Corporate Account: 0800 917-1039 (U.K. residents) or 0800 56-3821 (Swiss residents).
In establishing a U.S. brokerage account (either individual or corporate), Schwab U.K. will introduce you to Schwab, a U.S. broker-dealer, and the account will be operated by Schwab from the U.S. Schwab is regulated under U.S. securities laws and is not authorised in the U.K. All or most of the protections provided by the U.K. regulatory system do not apply but U.S. securities protections do. There is no coverage by the U.K. Financial Services Compensation Scheme but coverage under the U.S. scheme, SIPC (Securities Investor Protection Corporation) applies.