Online share trading

Online share trading

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With 20 years of industry leading service and experience, offering Australia's best online and mobile trading solutions CommSec is the first choice when considering retail online trading partners.

Australian shares

Invest in Australian companies listed on the ASX, with brokerage from as low as $19.95+ per trade. Use our free research, live quotes and trading tools to help you invest with confidence.

It's free to join and there are no monthly account fees. Simply select the account that suits you best and you could be trading with CommSec in as little as 5 minutes.


  • Advanced charting: Use CommSec’s sophisticated charting tools to compare stocks and monitor their performance.
  • Create personalised watchlists: View live pricing, research and market data points for any stocks you're interested in by setting up custom watchlists.
  • Trade on the go: With the CommSec App, you can stay on top of the market and trade, whenever you like, wherever you are.
  • Enhanced research tools: Find what you're looking for with features like a stock screener and clever comparison charts.
  • Insights you can trust: Get clear direction from the experts, with data, tips and research — in report format or straight talking commentary — from some of the most respected financial sources.
  • Get free live pricing: Access real-time share and market prices, with no delay in quotes, regardless of how much you trade.
  • Settle funds into any cash account: Settle trades with the bank account of your choice, or open a Commonwealth Direct Investment Account (CDIA) with CommSec to save at least $10 on every trade+.

Existing Bankwest Online Share Trading Clients (Pre-May 2016)

If you held a Bankwest Online Share Trading Account, please be advised these accounts were closed on 31 May 2016.

If you did not make arrangements to transfer any shares held to another broker, they would have been transferred to Issuer Sponsored holdings. Issuer sponsored holdings are managed by the issuer of those shares via the issuer's Share Registry and are allocated a Security Reference Number (SRN). These shares are still listed in the same entity name as your Bankwest Share Trading account and you will receive correspondence from the registry of your SRN.

If you have any questions regarding the closure of your account please phone 1300 302 449 or email .

Important Information
Commonwealth Securities Limited ABN 60 067 254 399, AFSL 238814 (CommSec) is a wholly owned but non-guaranteed subsidiary of Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124, AFSL 234945 and a Participant of the ASX Group and Chi-X Australia. As this information has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial and taxation situation or needs, you should, before acting on this information, consider its appropriateness for your circumstances.

Please consider the full terms and conditions which are available on request. Fees and charges apply.

+ To be eligible for discount brokerage you are required to trade online, be CHESS sponsored and settle your trades through a CDIA or a CommSec Margin Loan or a CommSec Adviser Services Investment Loan.

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