Save more than 50% on your investment cost

Don’t get caught by hidden fees and high running costs. Switch to Saxo and keep more of your returns.

No platform fees

No inactivity fees

No FX fees on each trade

Min. trade from AUD 50

How much are you being charged on Stocks and ETFs investments?

It's easy to just look at commissions when choosing a broker. But hidden fees can eat up your returns. See how you can save with Saxo:

See the cost of buying Afterpay stock worth AUD 5,000.

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Commission0.08% or AUD 5AUD 19.95AUD 14.95AUD 19.95AUD 11
Savings with Saxo75%67%75%55%

*Custodian stocks trading only.  Comparable pricing is available on the websites of respective brokers as of 5 August 2021. The calculation is based on the entry price.

Fees & Trading

The minimum commission is AUD 5 per trade, or a basis point of the investment value (whichever is higher). If your account is on the Classic tier, the commission is 0.08%, the Platinum tier 0.06%, and the VIP tier 0.05%.

The cost of trading U.S. or other international equities is based on below factors:

  1. The minimum commission is USD 3 per trade, or a basis point of the investment value (whichever is higher). If your account is on the Classic tier, the commission is 0.06%, the Platinum tier 0.05%, and the VIP tier 0.04%.

  2. Custody fees. The custody fees apply to international stocks, ETFs, ETCs and Bonds. Saxo charges custody fee at annual rate of 0.12% for Classic and Platinum tiers, 0.06% for VIP tier.

    Custody fee = (Number of shares * Closing Price) * (Custody Fee p.a. / Yearly day count)

  3. FX conversion fees. The FX conversion fees only apply when you transfer money in or out of your foreign currency sub-account. Depending on your account tier, the currency conversion fee ranges from 0.45% to 0.75%.

See details of fees and charges here.

    There is zero inactivity fee, platform fee or W8BEN form fee that you need to worry about when investing with Saxo. 

    Other fees apply to optional services including algorithmic orders, market data and more, please refer to Trading conditions for detailed information.


    Yes. Transfer position to your Saxo account is free of charge. The stock transfer can be registered in the platform. However, there is an exit fee of AUD50 per ISN (max AUD 200) when transferring securities to your account outside Saxo. 

    Secure & Trusted Broker

    The Saxo Group adheres to strict regulatory requirements in in 15 jurisdictions, including Denmark, the UK and Australia. Learn more about our licenses.

    Ensuring our clients’ funds are protected is of the utmost importance to us. When you make a deposit into a Saxo account, your funds are kept in segregated client accounts.

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    When opening an account with Saxo, you can trade all our asset classes on industry-leading prices, through award-winning platforms and with expert state-of-the-art digital service solutions. We offer three account tiers depending on your trading volume and frequency. Read more about our account tiers.

    Your Saxo account will provide access to more than 50 exchanges, 60,000 instruments and all asset classes, including FX, CFDs, ETFs, stocks, bonds and more. Find out about our range of tradable markets.

    We profit when you profit, and we never take positions that go against our clients. We make money on single-stock CFDs from commissions and financing, and the commissions work exactly like on stocks. The financing cost is incurred when using margin for trading. When you’re trading on margin, where only a fraction of your capital is posted as collateral, you pay a small margin fee to the brokerage providing the additional liquidity.

    For other asset classes, you can see the fee structures

    Inspiration for your next investment

    Inspiration for your next investment

    SaxoInvestor offers you a broad range of tools to find your next investment

    Explore current market trends to discover where new opportunities may exist

    View curated stock lists to easily identify potential investments within your preferred sector

    Use expert analysis and News Feed to identify your next investment

    A user-friendly, mobile investment experience

    A user-friendly, mobile investment experience

    • Open an account in minutes 

    • The platform for all matters to your portfolio: 50+ Exchanges, Education, Tools and more.

    • Make, manage and research your investments from your desktop, phone and laptop

    • Customise notifications to stay tune 

    Frequently asked questions

    The FX conversion fees only apply when you transfer money in or out of your foreign currency sub-account. Depending on your account tier, the currency conversion fee ranges from 0.45% to 0.75%.

    It is free to open a sub-account in another currency for Saxo clients. Receive more control over your international investment and FX cost by using a sub-account.

    Simply open an account, and follow the instruction

    Yes, you can transfer a stock and/or bond position from one sub-account to another. A Position movement between Sub-accounts ticket is required. Saxo does not charge for the service. 

    See instructions to transfer positions here

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