Trading Direct

Low Margin Rates at Trading Direct, a leading online broker.

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Our incredibly low margin interest rates are among the most competitive in the industry, and have been since we began in 1997. Check out the table below for your rate, then compare to another broker with our Savings Calculator.

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Experienced. Stable. Dependable.

Trading Direct has been dedicated to serving its loyal clients since 1997. Our clients feel safe and secure knowing their account assets are custodied with our clearing agent, Pershing, LLC (a wholly owned subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation). We pride ourselves on providing our customers with unsurpassed customer service, an extensive array of products & services, and extremely competitive margin rates.


Account Protection

Trading Direct offers a level of coverage that is among the best in the industry.

  • Member of SIPC
  • Excess SIPC coverage provided

Extensive Mutual Fund Supermarket

Consolidate your Mutual Fund holdings in one place.

  • Over 550 Mutual Fund families
  • Over 14,000 funds available, including 5,000 funds with no transaction fee.

DEBIT BALANCE MARGIN INTEREST RATE
$0 - $49,999 5.00% (Broker Call + 2.00%)
$50,000 - $99,999 4.25% (Broker Call + 1.25%)
$100,000 - $249,999 3.50% (Broker Call + 0.50%)
$250,000 - $499,999 3.00% (Broker Call + 0.00%)
$500,000 - $999,999 2.50% (Broker Call  - 0.50%)
$1,000,000 + 2.25% (Broker Call  - 0.75%)
Broker Call Rate = 3.00%, as of June 15th 2017.

Announcements

  • 12/13/2017: 1099 tax information for 2017 is expected to be generated by February 15th 2018 for most account holders. HR Block and TurboTax users may import data through the software at that time.
  • 01/17/2017: Tradingdirect.com redesigned.
    This visually refreshed site is now fully compatible with IOS/Android & Tablet/Smartphone use.
  • 06/09/2016: Smartphone and Tablet Account Access: Adaptive Technology Feature Live.
    Bypass the app. Open your device browser to tradingdirect.netxinvestor.com. This site will adapt it's format based upon your device and operating system (Tablet or Smartphone, Android or IOS) delivering a user friendly experience.

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DEBIT BALANCE MARGIN INTEREST RATE
$0 - $49,999 5.00% (Broker Call + 2.00%)
$50,000 - $99,999 4.25% (Broker Call + 1.25%)
$100,000 - $249,999 3.50% (Broker Call + 0.50%)
$250,000 - $499,999 3.00% (Broker Call + 0.00%)
$500,000 - $999,999 2.50% (Broker Call  - 0.50%)
$1,000,000 + 2.25% (Broker Call  - 0.75%)
Broker Call Rate = 3.00%, as of June 15th 2017.

Experienced. Stable. Dependable.

Trading Direct has been dedicated to serving its loyal clients since 1997. Our clients feel safe and secure knowing their account assets are custodied with our clearing agent, Pershing, LLC (a wholly owned subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation). We pride ourselves on providing our customers with unsurpassed customer service, an extensive array of products & services, and extremely competitive margin rates.


Account Protection

Trading Direct offers a level of coverage that is among the best in the industry.

  • Member of SIPC
  • Excess SIPC coverage provided

Extensive Mutual Fund Supermarket

Consolidate your Mutual Fund holdings in one place.

  • Over 550 Mutual Fund families
  • Over 14,000 funds available, including 5,000 funds with no transaction fee.

Announcements

  • 12/13/2017: 1099 tax information for 2017 is expected to be generated by February 15th 2018 for most account holders. HR Block and TurboTax users may import data through the software at that time.
  • 01/17/2017: Tradingdirect.com redesigned.
    This visually refreshed site is now fully compatible with IOS/Android & Tablet/Smartphone use.
  • 06/09/2016: Smartphone and Tablet Account Access: Adaptive Technology Feature Live.
    Bypass the app. Open your device browser to tradingdirect.netxinvestor.com. This site will adapt it's format based upon your device and operating system (Tablet or Smartphone, Android or IOS) delivering a user friendly experience.