IBKR's lowest costs1, access to global markets, advanced trading platforms and cash management tools give portfolio managers the freedom they need to manage any family’s assets.
IBKR offers the lowest1 commissions and access to stocks, options, futures, currencies, bonds and funds from a single unified platform . If an exchange provides a rebate, we pass some or all of the savings directly back to you.*Learn More About Commissions
Margin rates up to 49% lower than the industry. 2Learn More and Compare Margin Rates
Earn high interest rates of up to USD 4.83% on instantly available cash.3Learn More and Compare Interest Rates
* For more information, see our disclaimers.
Lower investment costs will increase your overall return on investment, but lower costs do not guarantee that your investment will be profitable.
Interactive Brokers strives to provide the best deal on bonds by passing through to our clients the highest of all bids and lowest of all offers we receive from the electronic venues we access. We do not widen spreads, apply hidden fees or markup quotes.
The Mutual Fund Marketplace offers an extensive availability of mutual funds from around the world. Use our Mutual Fund Search Tool to search funds from more than 550 fund families and filter funds by country, fund family, transaction fee or fund type.
The Shortable Instruments (SLB) Search tool is a fully electronic, self-service utility that lets clients search for availability of shortable securities from within Client Portal.
IBKR GlobalAnalyst is designed for investors who are interested in international portfolio diversification. It helps you find new opportunities to diversify your portfolio and discover undervalued companies that may have greater growth potential.
Trade select US stocks and ETFs around the clock, five days per week. Access US stocks and ETFs when market-moving news happens and trade during Asian market hours or whenever it is convenient for you.1
Powerful, award-winning trading platforms and tools for managing client assets. Available on desktop, mobile, web and API.
Use IBKR's pre-trade allocations to allocate block trades to multiple accounts with a single mouse click.
An actively managed robo-advisor and pioneer in online investing that offers low-cost, diversified portfolios customized for your needs.
The Model Marketplace, which is a repository of model portfolios provided by third-party vendors, helps you spend more time with clients and less time managing client-specific portfolios.
Models allow Advisors to create groupings of financial instruments based on specific investment themes and invest client funds into the Model, rather than taking time to invest in multiple, single instruments.
Use the IBKR Client Risk Profile to understand client risk tolerances and recommend suitable investments for your clients.
ESG scores from Thomson Reuters give you and your clients a new set of tools for making investment decisions based on more than just financial factors.
Use our free CRM to manage the full client management lifecycle, improve client engagement and improve your understanding of client needs.
Unlike other brokers with separate bank accounts in which you have to transfer cash back and forth, IBKR's cash management is integrated into your broker account. This means that you can always borrow at the lowest rates without having to worry about first transferring cash.
US clients can automatically borrow against your broker account at our low margin rates without monthly minimum payments or late fees by adding an Interactive Brokers Debit Mastercard to your account. The Interactive Brokers Debit Mastercard provides you with the convenience of accessing your account funds anywhere Debit Mastercard is accepted around the world.
Use our Bill Pay to conveniently send funds to such vendors as the tax authorities, your cellular provider, or you cable company electronically. If your payee isn’t electronically available, we’ll print a check to send funds to any vendor such as your dentist or doctor. If there isn’t enough uninvested cash in your account, you can automatically borrow at the lowest rates.
US-based clients can conveniently transfer funds between their IBKR account and US-based bank accounts electronically through ACH.
Use our mobile app to deposit checks anywhere, or sign up for automatic payroll deposit.
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.
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*Interactive Brokers Group and its affiliates. For additional information view our Investors Relations - Earnings Release section.
A master account linked to multiple client accounts.
Manage multiple accounts of varying types under a single login, including:
Individual, Joint, Trust, IRA, UGMA/UTMA, Corporation, Partnership, Limited Liability Company, and Unincorporated Legal Structures.
Client users can optionally directly fund, view statements and trade.
Automated allocations based on pre-trade defined criteria.
Accounts are accepted from citizens or residents of all countries except citizens or residents of those countries or regions that are on the sanction list of the US Office of Foreign Asset Controls or similar lists, or other countries determined to be higher risk. See all available countries.
Lowest Cost Broker according to StockBrokers.com 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."
Trading in digital assets, including cryptocurrencies, is especially risky and is only for individuals with a high risk tolerance and the financial ability to sustain losses. For more information about the risks surrounding the trading of Digital Assets please see the "Disclosure of Risks of Trading Digital Assets".
IB is not party to any transactions in digital assets and does not custody digital assets on your behalf. All digital asset transactions occur on the Paxos Trust Company ("Paxos") exchange. Any positions in digital assets are custodied solely with Paxos and held in an account in your name outside of IB.
Digital assets held with Paxos are not protected by SIPC.