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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.

Trades per month Brokerage (including GST)^
Online Less than 11 trades $11 or 0.10%, whichever is the greater

11 - 30 trades.
$9.90 or 0.08%, whichever greater

More than 30 trades All trades are $9.90 or 0.075%, whichever greater

Take full advantage of our brokerage rates with the Frequent Trader Program. With every tier of our program you're eligible for lower brokerage rates, additional platform features and complimentary trading resources. 

Australian Stock
Exchange (ASX)

Trade value Brokerage (including GST)^
Telephone orders Up to $20,000 $59.95

$20,001 - $37,500 $82.50

Over $37,500 0.22%

Sydney Stock Exchange (SSX)
previously APX

Trade value Brokerage (including GST)^
Telephone orders Up to $20,000 $66.00

$20,001 - $37,500 $90.75

Over $37,500 0.22%

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

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

Competitive pricing when you trade with us

Our Frequent Trader Program ensures that you pay less in brokerage the more you trade. See how you can save when you switch to CMC Markets Invest.

Choose your
trade size:
Bell Direct
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Active Investor tier
Share Trades Internet Preferred
$5,000 $15.00 $9.90 $14.95 $19.95
$10,000 $15.00 $10.00 $19.95 $19.95
$20,000 $25.00 $20.00 $19.95 $29.95
$50,000 $50.00 $50.00 $55.00 $60.00

Comparison data is provided by CANSTAR and updated daily. Brokerage cost per trade is based on trading Australian shares 11 times per month, and this is the cost for the 11th and subsequent trades within the same month.


You can trade Exchange Traded Options (ETOs) on our fully integrated platform. Both share trading platforms provide you with the tools you need to execute on your options​ Strategy. Our Pro platform boasts a professional interface, and is a powerful tool to boost efficiency for active traders.

To open a CMC Markets Invest Account, please complete and return a signed original application form.

Method Trade value Brokerage (including GST)^
Phone only $0 – $8,000 
Over $8,000
$44.00 + clearing house fee
0.55% + clearing house fee
Online platform $0 - $10,000
Over $10,000

Go global with $0 brokerage
on US, UK, Canadian and Japanese shares

International shares

It’s never been more convenient to invest in well known global brands on fifteen international markets including US, Canada, Japan, Singapore and more. Trade online with your existing account either on the standard or Pro share trading platforms, and our mobile apps.

To learn more about the changes, new features and benefits read our FAQs. Plus, familiarise yourself with this new product using our helpful standard platform guide.

US, UK, Japanese and Canadian listed products online orders

Value Of Shares (AUD)  
  Brokerage fee/rate (AUD)

Online orders for listed products outside Australia, US, UK, Canada and Japan

Value Of Shares (AUD)  
  Brokerage fee/rate (AUD)
$59.95 or 0.59%*

* Minimum trade value of $1000 for the above markets.
** Brokerage is the greater of the dollar value or the percentage amount shown

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

mFunds pricing

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

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


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

Macquarie Cash Management Account interest rates

The Macquarie Cash Management Account (CMA) is an interest bearing account setup with your share trading account. It's the easiest way to pay for your share purchases and receive payment from your sales. You're in control of your Macquarie CMA with direct access to your account through Macquarie's secure banking portal 'Macquarie Online'.

If you applied for your trading account before 13 July 2020, your trades will settle through an ANZ Cash Account. For more information on the ANZ Cash Account, please read our FAQs.

Net interest rate (p.a) On balance of
0.05% All balances

Additional services and costs

There are some additional costs for specialised services.

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

† Rates as at 1 October 2013
To gain access to some advanced features such as streaming data and Sharesight integration, you will need to opt in firstly via the standard share trading platform.
*minimum fee, CMC Markets will charge more for this fee where the fee charged to us by the registry exceeds this amount 

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