Build your investment portfolio for free*

Open an account before 31 May 2022, and get up to 25 free trades, worth 500 CHF (subject to special conditions)

How it works

How it works

Open an account
Once the account is approved, you receive a credit of 500 CHF to be used towards trading commissions for eligible products.

Place trades
You pay the trading commissions upfront and get refunded at the end of each trading day.

Get refunded for commission costs
We refund the trading commissions that are covered by your credit balance. You can monitor your refunds and credit balance on the platform.

*Special conditions

For any first account opened between 1 and 31 May 2022, inclusive, Saxo Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. reimburses you up to 500 CHF in trading commissions over a three-month period.

Reimbursement will be made (excluding deferred settlement commission, fees and taxes) in cash no later than 24 hours following the transaction on the order execution account.

All other types of costs will remain invoiced according to the current rates. Taxes also remain the responsibility of the customer.

The offer is valid on all markets offered by Saxo Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. for the following products: Stocks, ETFs, Mutual Funds and Bonds.

To benefit from the offer, the customer must have finalized the account opening procedure including video identification before 31 May 2022, inclusive.

The offer is reserved for natural persons of legal age, capable and residing in the following countries: Switzerland, Germany, France, Luxembourg, Malta, Mauritius, Monaco and British Virgin Islands.

Any customer who has closed their account with Saxo Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. within 12 months to the offer start date, will not be able to benefit from the offer.

The offer is subject to receipt and acceptance by Saxo Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. of a complete application file, including any additional documentation.

The offer cannot be combined with other offers from Saxo Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. 

Saxo Bank reserves the right to terminate the offer at any time upon prior notice on its website and upon prior individual  notice to the client.

More on Commission credits

You can use trading commission credits to cover commission fees when trading the following products: Stocks, ETFs, Mutual Funds and Bonds.

In SaxoTraderGO trading platform, click on the (i) at the bottom left. You can see the commission credit balance under Cash and positions / commission credit. 

When you place a trade on any eligible product that includes a trading fee – such as stocks, ETFs, mutual funds, and bonds – your commission credits kicks in. You pay the trading commission fees upfront and, at the end of each trading day, we refund any trading commission fees that are covered by your credit balance. We refund you in cash in the currency of your main account.

Note that trading commission credits have an expiration date defined by the specific offer as part of which you received them. You can always monitor your credit balance and refunds in the platform.

No, you can only use trading commission credits to cover commission fees paid to Saxo Bank Switzerland Ltd.

No, trading commission credits don’t cover the value of the stock, only commission fees connected to the purchase of the stock.

No. If you have any commission credits you don’t use by their expiration date, you lose them.


Daily trades



95 Billion+

USD assets under management

20 billion+

USD daily trade volume

All trading carries risk. Losses can exceed deposits on margin products. You should consider whether you understand how our products work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. To help you understand the risks involved we have put together a general Risk Warning series of Key Information Documents (KIDs) highlighting the risks and rewards related to each product. The KIDs can be accessed within the trading platform. Please note that the full prospectus can be obtained free of charge from Saxo Bank (Switzerland) ltd. or the issuer.

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