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To start trading shares, first you will need a trusted stockbroking platform that can provide wide access to global financial markets.

Learn more about finding the best online broker with access to financial markets and the best online brokerage and platform to meet your needs.

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Does your online broker provide wide market access?

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Choosing a stockbroker that has access to local and global markets can help diversify your portfolio and find more trade opportunities.

Your stockbroker should provide wide market access to thousands of Aussie and international shares, mFunds, ETFs, options and more.

Trade more than 35,000 shares as well as a range of Aussie and international products, all from a single account with the CMC Markets Invest platform.

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Does your online broker have an intelligent platform?

Your chosen stockbroker should provide a state-of-the-art platform that helps you make the best investments for your financial plan.

Modern stockbroking platforms give users access to powerful trading tools, expert analysis, live market news feeds and more.

Investors can use charting to identify market trends across desktop and mobile devices.

The CMC Markets Invest platform offers award-winning chart features to support analysis. This includes multiple chart types, more than 80 technical indicators and drawing tools, new pattern recognition features and a chart forum community.

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What are the stock brokerage fees?

Trade size
Up to the value of $1,000
CMC Markets Invest
Bell Direct Silver
CommSec Share Trades Internet Preferred

*Limited to one buy order per stock per trading day.

Refer to our Financial Services Guide for full details.

As with any form of investment, it's important to be aware of financial risks involved with share trading. Before you start investing, it’s important for you to consider your investment strategy to help manage potential risks.

It's important for investors to understand stock brokerage fees before they start buying shares, ETFs, options and other investments.

Search for the best online brokerage rates. For example, CMC Markets offers $0 brokerage on US, UK, Canadian and Japanese markets. Plus, you can buy Aussie shares for $0 brokerage up to $1,000*.

*Limited to one buy order per stock per trading day. All international trades are subject to FX spreads.

It is also important to be aware of any additional fees, such as inactivity fees and different rates for international shares.

CMC Markets Invest was rated Broker of the Year for Outstanding Value in 2022, 12 years in a row across the trader, casual, and active investor audiences.

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CMC Markets stockbroking platforms

CMC Markets offers different trading platforms to suit all levels of trading experience. Its platforms are packed with innovative tools suitable for all types of investors, including additional features for frequent share traders.

Join Australia's Online Broker of the Year - 12 Years in a row

Trade with one account
Take the opportunity to build a diverse portfolio by investing on the ASX and 15 international markets all from the one account. Buy Aussie shares up to $1,000 from $0 brokerage.*
*Limited to one buy order per stock per trading day

Multiple platforms
Choose to trade on our innovative and award-winning standard or Pro web-based platforms across Android and iOs mobile apps.

In-depth research
Access comprehensive analysis on a stock level from Morningstar and theScreener to assess your next investment.

Access to major exchanges
Find global investment opportunity with access to 15 international markets. Enjoy $0 brokerage on US, UK, Canadian and Japanese markets, with a minimum buy trade value of A$1,000 on all markets.*
*All international trades are subject to FX spreads.

Integrated watchlist
Save Aussie and international stocks in your watchlist for easy access to what interests you.

Live market data
Access live streaming data for US and New Zealand exchanges and get live news feeds to stay up-to-date with the latest breaking financial news.

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