As many trades as you like, and never pay a cent on brokerage fees.
Buy any dollar amount of any share and don’t pay any extra to do it.
FX Fees on Trades
Forget being charged FX on every trade, we don’t settle for that.
Questions customers ask
Traders and investors around the world tell us they’re frustrated by traditional brokerages. It’s difficult to understand the fees and they’re often caught off guard by hidden fees such as custody or inactivity fees.
With Stake, you know exactly what you pay for, what you’ll never pay for and clear pricing on our premium packs. What’s more, our premium packs are free until 1 January 2021.
To trade in the US from outside the US, you’re required to complete one of these US Tax Forms. If your broker doesn’t require it, you’re not trading real US stocks.
Beyond the legal requirement, for many investors outside the US, the W-8BEN reduces the withholding tax on distributions (such as dividends) from 30% to 15% and ensures there is no withholding on your share sales.
We’ve used technology and regulated partners to ensure the seamless, speedy and safe transfer of your funds into USD.
Money moves from your local account to our FX partner in your home country. Globally, our partners are fully-regulated by their local government.
Once funds are cleared, they are sent to our US broker-dealer, DriveWealth, who allocate them into your Stake account. DriveWealth are also regulated by FINRA in the US and a member of SIPC, which means your cash and securities are insured.
Yes, you can. There is a flat fee of US$5 to transfer any amount of USD into your Stake account. You can find the details to make a USD transfer in the Profile Section of your Stake account.