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Pricing: US$0 commissions on online listed equity trades

Pricing: US$0 commissions on online equity trades
  • Schwab
  • Hargreaves Lansdown
  • Interactive Investor
  • Saxo 
    (Classic Account) 
  • Interactive Brokers 
    (IBKR PRO)
  • Online equity trade price structure
  • Schwab
    One flat feefor all trade sizes
  • Hargreaves Lansdown
    Fee decreases with higher number of trades
  • Interactive Investor
    One flat fee for all trade sizes
  • Saxo 
    (Classic Account) 
    One flat fee for all trade sizes
  • Interactive Brokers 
    (IBKR PRO)
    Fee decreases with trade size
  • Online listed equity trade commission
  • Schwab
    US$0 
     per trade1
  • Hargreaves Lansdown
    £11.95 
     per trade
  • Interactive Investor
    £7.99 
    per trade 
  • Saxo 
    (Classic Account) 
    US$0.02 
     per share 

    Minimum US$10
  • Interactive Brokers 
    (IBKR PRO)
    US$0.0035 per share (for <=300K shares/month) 
     Minimum US$0.35 per trade. Maximum 1% of trade value
  • Monthly account maintenance fee
  • Schwab
    US$0
  • Hargreaves Lansdown
    £$0
  • Interactive Investor
    £9.99 
    per month(£7.99 credit per month) 
  • Saxo 
    (Classic Account) 
    US$0
  • Interactive Brokers 
    (IBKR PRO)
    US$0 
     (if monthly commissions are more than US$10 or the client has more than US$100,000 in equity)
  • Satisfaction Guarantee2
  • Schwab
  • Hargreaves Lansdown
    -
  • Interactive Investor
    -
  • Saxo 
    (Classic Account) 
    -
  • Interactive Brokers 
    (IBKR PRO)
    -

What you might expect to pay on a typical online buy and sell listed stock trade.

What you might expect to pay on a typical online buy and sell stock trade.
  • Schwab
  • Hargreaves Lansdown
  • Interactive Investor
  • Saxo
    (Classic Account) 
  • Interactive Brokers
    (IBKR PRO)
  • If you buy 2,500 shares of a U.S.-based stock, then sell them a year later.
  • Schwab
    US$0
  • Hargreaves Lansdown
    £23.90
  • Interactive Investor
    £15.98

  • Saxo
    (Classic Account) 
    US$100
  • Interactive Brokers
    (IBKR PRO)
    US$17.50

All costs displayed are standard online equity trades. Competitor firm pricing information obtained from their respective websites as of 01/29/2020. Competitor pricing and offers subject to change without notice.

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