Trading Direct

About Trading Direct

Trading Direct, a division of York Securities Inc., has been serving our clients since 1997. York Securities Inc. was founded in 1979 and is one of the original discount brokers.

Buy, sell, or hold all types of securities (stock, options, bonds, mutual funds) in one account, with these low commission rates...

  • Equities (stocks): $10.95 flat rate for online equity orders for stocks over $1 per share. $19.95 for broker-assisted equity trades. No extra fees for large orders!
  • Options: $9.95 plus $1.00 per contract for online option orders. $19.95 plus $1.00 per contract for broker-assisted trades.
  • Bonds: $.75 per bond (subject to $35 min.)
    Visit Pricing page for further details

Low Margin Rates

Extremely low margin rates for those looking to borrow-- up to 3/4% points below Broker Call!
Visit the Interest Rates page for further details.

Low Minimum to Open Account

Only $500 initial deposit needed for a cash account ($2000 for margin).

Optional Banking Account Features

Check writing, debit card, and online bill pay are also available. (See Corestone section of Document Center for details).

Mutual Funds

Thousands of mutual funds are available. Find the perfect fit for your investment needs.
Visit the Mutual Funds page for fund available and further details.

Account Protection

High-encryption security. Member of SIPC.

Trading Direct is located in New York's Financial District at 160 Broadway, New York NY 10038

Contact Us, or Open a New Account.

All accounts at Trading Direct are custodied with Pershing, LLC,

Pershing is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation.




Use of margin involves risk and is not suitable for all investors.
Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors.
Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the investment company carefully before investing. To check this or any other information about a specific mutual fund, please request a prospectus from the fund company or Trading Direct, to read thoroughly before entering an order.