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  • Trade Australian shares with CMC Markets Stockbroking
  • Take advantage of Australia’s lowest brokerage
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  • Trade over 10,000 shares, FX pairs, commodities, indices & treasuries
  • Professional charting, powerful tools and innovative platform navigation
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Shares and warrants

Australia’s lowest online brokerage rate applies to the following products traded on the ASX: equities, warrants, interest rate securities and listed managed investments.

MethodTrades per monthFrequent Trader tierBrokerage (including GST)^
OnlineLess than 11 tradesClassic$11 or 0.10%, whichever is the greater
 11 - 30 or > 5 trades and $500 in brokerageActive Investor$9.90 or 0.08%, whichever is the greater
 More than 30Premium Trader$9.90 or 0.075%, whichever is the greater

Australian Stock
Exchange (ASX)

MethodTrade valueBrokerage (including GST)^
Telephone ordersUp to $20,000$59.95
 $20,001 - $37,500$82.50
 Over $37,5000.22%

Sydney Stock Exchange (SSX)
previously APX

MethodTrade valueBrokerage (including GST)^
Telephone ordersUp to $20,000$66.00
 $20,001 - $37,500$90.75
 Over $37,5000.22%

For information on employee share plans, estate sales and more please read our Financial Services Guide.

What’s the difference between our standard and pro platforms?


You can trade exchange-traded options over the phone with our options team or online through the webIRESS platform.

To open your options account please complete the relevant options account forms.

MethodTrade valueBrokerage (including GST)^
Phone only$0 – $8,000 
Over $8,000
$44.00 + clearing house fee
0.55% + clearing house fee
webIRESS platform$0 - $10,000
Over $10,000

What’s the difference between our standard and pro platforms?

mFunds pricing

CMC Markets Stockbroking charges a brokerage fee on mFund transactions. Our current fees are $29.95 or 0.11%, whichever is greater.


Clients can also choose to access different stockbroking platforms for an additional monthly cost.

*12 months complimentary access to our Pro platform is available for a limited time when you open a stockbroking account. Simply use the promotional code: ProLaunch

PlatformCost (per month)Cost waived if
Pro$49*Active Investor or Premium Trader tier receive 3 months complimentary access
webIRESS platform$126.50 - $159.50N/A

CMC Markets cash account interest rates^

With CMC Markets Cash Account you can easily access your individually-held electronic funds whilst trading and still earn competitive interest on funds at call. Setup with your stockbroking account, you can easily transfer funds to and from your CMC Markets Cash Account when you link your everyday bank account to it.

CMC Markets Stockbroking will charge an Adviser Service Fee (ASF) of 1% per annum however there are no fees charged by BankWest for this account. Interest rates shown are net of the 1% p.a. ASF. 

Net interest rate (p.a)On balance of
0.25%$0 to $9,999
1%$10,000 to $19,999
1%$20,000 to $49,999
1.1%$50,000 to $199,999
1.2%$200,000 to $499,999
1.25%$500,000 and above

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Sell only service

Have some shares you want to sell but don’t have a stockbroking account?

Our one-off sale service is a quick and easy way to sell issuer-sponsored shares, with no need to open a trading account. It could be the perfect solution if you’ve received shares in a privatisation, demutualisation, or as part of a salary package.

One off sales service fees

Value of sharesFee or charge (including GST)
$0 - $75,000$82.50
Over $75,0000.22%

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Additional services and costs

There are some additional costs for specialised services.

ServiceFee or charge (including GST)
Email alert$0.11
SMS alert$0.22
Messages on our websiteFree
Dynamic Data package$41.25 a month.
No charge if you do more than 30 trades in the month. Complimentary access for Premium Trader Tier.
Live Data package$10 a month.
No charge if you do more than 10 trades in the month. Complimentary access for Active Investor Tier.
Telegraphic transfer
(to overseas bank account)
Bank cheque$20.00
Dishonoured cheque$30.00
Foreign currency bank draft$35.00
Fail$55.00 + ASX fee
Off market transfer$55.00
Deceased estates share transfer$55.00
Change of trustee$110.00
Scrip borrowing$38.50
Replacement CHESS statement$22.00

For more information on additional services and costs please read our Financial Services Guide.

† Rates as at 1 October 2013
To gain access to some advanced features such as live and dynamic data and Sharesight integration, you will need to opt in firstly via the standard stockbroking platform.

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