Select the account you'd like to open

Fund your trades in two ways

Open a cash account

Opened by CMC Markets Invest on your behalf. 

Use a linked margin loan

Gear your share trading with a linked margin loan from Leveraged or St. George.

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Open a cash account

To gain access to Australia's Best Value Broker, we make it easy for you with a share trading cash account, opened on your behalf by CMC Markets.

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Trade fast and fuss-free with a cash account. This account is opened for the purpose of settling your share transactions and enables you to trade online using any of the CMC Markets Invest platforms. 

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Funding is easy

Your cash account gives you direct access to your funds online. Keep your funds in your cash account so you can quickly take advantage of market opportunities. Find out how to deposit and withdraw funds.

What’s the difference between CFD and share trading?

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Gear your share trading with a linked margin loan

You can leverage your share trading and trade shares with us using a margin loan from any margin lending provider you choose. If your margin loan is with Leveraged or St.George, you can even take advantage of Australia’s lowest online brokerage.

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Link an existing margin loan to your new account

Already have a margin lender? No problem.

There’s no need to establish a new margin loan. We can execute trades over the phone using margin loans with any margin lender at our standard phone brokerage rates. When you open a margin lending linked account with us, just let us know your existing margin loan number and we’ll make sure your new share trading account is linked to it.

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Trading online

If you have a margin loan with Leveraged or St.George, you can link it to your online share trading account and take advantage of Australia’s lowest online brokerage rates – just $11 or 0.10%, whichever is the greater.

By linking your Leveraged or St.George Margin Loan you can execute share trades online – in real time as well as view your margin loan balance and holdings online. Unlike other brokers, we charge no additional fees for trading with a margin loan.

* CMC Markets Invest is not licensed to provide you with margin lending related services or advice. We may receive commission for referring margin lending customers to a particular margin lender. CMC Markets Invest may be entitled to an interest rate rebate of up to 1.00% of the referred customer’s margin loan from the relevant margin lender.

Open a share trading account

Access our full range of share trading products, share trading tools and features.

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