Products

Access all our products from a single platform from a single account

Stocks

  • Commissions for US Stocks as low as $0.075 per US share all-in.
  • View the number of shares that are available to short, as well as the current interest rate charged on borrowed shares, or use our Short Stock Availability Tool, a fully electronic, self-service utility, to search for real-time availability of shortable stocks.
  • Use a variety of specialized stock trading tools in Trader Workstation, such as the Accumulate/Distribute algo and ISW (Integrated Stock Window), to help achieve best execution on large volume orders, and provide quick access and comprehensive stock order management.

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Options

  • Commissions as low as $$0.75 per US options contract.
  • Our suite of Option Labs and advanced trading tools offer support to help you discover and implement optimal trading strategies.
  • T+2 accelerated stock settlement supports the purchasing of new shares to cover assigned options, thereby avoiding a potentially higher tax liability.
  • Take advantage of Trader Workstation’s real-time technical, fundamental and price/risk analysis tools.

ETFs

  • Options trading is available.
  • Short selling is available.
  • Take advantage of market declines by investing in short ETFs.

Exchange-traded funds are investment funds traded on stock exchanges. ETFs can hold assets such as stocks, commodities, or bonds, and enable you to Invest in a wide range of equity and bond indices on 28 exchanges in 14 countries, including short ETFs and leveraged ETFs.

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Bonds

  • Trade corporate, municipal, or treasury bonds all from a single account
  • US corporate bonds scanner
  • Smartest routing with multiple bond market centers

We offer electronic access to US and European corporate bonds, US government securities, US Municipal bonds, non-US Sovereign bonds in Asia and Europe, fixed income futures and fixed income options, all from a single account.

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Forex

  • Direct access to interbank quotes
  • Automatic overnight position rolls.
  • 21 trading currencies.
  • Low Flat rates

Our tight spreads and substantial liquidity are a result of combining quotation streams from 14 of the world’s largest foreign exchange dealers which constitute more than 84%2 of the market share in the global interbank market.

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Mutual Funds

  • Your funds’ value will be included as equity with loan value.
  • Invest in over 4,000 funds from 64 families of mutual funds.
  • Most mutual funds are no-load.
  • Electronic-only prospectus delivery.
  • Automatic dividend reinvestment.

Unlike other market offered products, orders for mutual funds are submitted and collected during the trading day, and then submitted to the fund company at the close of New York trading. The fund companies then collect all orders from all brokers and determine a price for the day which is communicated back to the brokers. Clients seeking a transparent market environment with real-time price updates may want to consider trading ETFs as an alternative

 

Spreads & Combinations

  • Our ComboTrader lets you choose from a selection of predefined combinations or create any customized combination of unlimited legs.
  • Our SpreadTrader lets you instantly view and trade futures calendar spreads.
  • Our Risk Navigator displays real-time value at risk (VAR) on all positions across asset classes.

Our tight spreads and substantial liquidity are a result of combining quotation streams from 14 of the world’s largest foreign exchange dealers which constitute more than 84%2 of the market share in the global interbank market.

 

Hedge Funds

  • Browse and invest in participating Hedge Funds from qualified third-party managers through a secure, password-protected area on our website.
  • Contact the Fund management company or request that the Fund contact you.
  • View and download basic information about participating Funds, including documentation, private placement memoranda and subscription information.

Trademate clients who are Accredited Investors or Qualified Purchasers under SEC rules can view information about independent Hedge Funds available through IB’s online Hedge Fund Marketplace, part of the Investors’ Marketplace