Share trading platforms

Compare the best trading platforms to buy shares, ETFs, and other investments in New Zealand.

By   |   Updated 26th August 2021

Comparing share trading platforms

Stake

On Stake's website

Brokerage Fee

$0.00

Tradable Assets

ETFs, Shares

Tradable Indices

NASDAQ, NYSE

Signup Bonus

Get a free share worth up to $150 USD.

Highlights

  • Join Stake to get a free share worth up to $150 USD.
  • Make trades in seconds on over 3,800 US Stocks and ETFs.
  • Clear, simple and better pricing with no hidden fees.
Sharesies

Brokerage Fee

N/A

Tradable Assets

ETFs, Shares

Tradable Indices

ASX, CBOE, NASDAQ, NYSE, NZX

Signup Bonus

Get a $15 top-up in your Sharesies Wallet when you sign up on or before 31 August 2021.

Highlights

  • Choose from over 3,000 companies and Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) across New Zealand, Australia, and the US.
  • No minimum investment required.
  • Easy to use platform. Get the tools you need to feel confident, whether you’re an experienced investor or just getting started.
Hatch

Brokerage Fee

$3.00

Tradable Assets

ETFs, Shares

Tradable Indices

NASDAQ, NYSE

Signup Bonus

None

Highlights

  • Join in just 30 seconds.
  • Low flat fees and no monthly subscription costs.
  • Get your own US brokerage account when you sign up.
InvestNow

Brokerage Fee

$0.00

Tradable Assets

ETFs, Shares

Tradable Indices

150 + Managed Funds

Signup Bonus

None

Highlights

  • Investors can choose from these three platforms - KiwiSaver, managed funds, or term deposits.
  • Get started from as little as $50 for a regular investment plan or $250 for a lump sum investment.
  • No account or transaction fees. No hidden fees.
Simplicity

Brokerage Fee

$0.00

Tradable Assets

New Zealand Bond, Shares

Tradable Indices

AU and NZ markets

Signup Bonus

None

Highlights

  • A nonprofit group that is 100% online and offers low fees.
  • Get access to KiwiSaver, investment funds or home loans.
  • Expect 100% transparency.
Jarden Direct

Brokerage Fee

$29.90

Tradable Assets

Bonds, ETFs, Shares

Tradable Indices

ASX, LSE, NASDAQ, NYSE and NZX

Signup Bonus

None

Highlights

  • Offers a simple and intuitive digital platform that has all the tools you need to choose your investments, invest online and manage your own portfolio.
  • Jarden Direct prices are fair and transparent, with no hidden fees or charges
  • Get free access to quality company and market insights from Shareclarity, intuitive DIY portfolio management and valuation tools, and a multi-currency cash account for easy investing.
ASB Securities

ASB Securities

Brokerage Fee

$15.00

Tradable Assets

ETFs, Fixed interests, Margin lending, Shares

Tradable Indices

ASX, NZX and more

Signup Bonus

None

Highlights

  • Execute trades quickly and efficiently, with our simple to use online service that provides access to New Zealand and Australian Markets.
  • Access to a wide range of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) listed on the NZX or ASX.
  • Competitive fees - brokerage from just $15 per trade.
Tiger Brokers

Tiger Brokers

Brokerage Fee

$0.01

Tradable Assets

ETFs, Futures, Options, OTC, REITs, Shares

Tradable Indices

ASX, HKEX, NASDAQ, NYSE, SGX, SSE, SZSE

Signup Bonus

Receive stock vouchers and commission free trades

Highlights

  • Open your account in as little as 5 minutes.
  • Get easy access to global markets and low commissions.
  • Know the latest updates and stay on top of your investments with Tiger Brokers' free market data.
Direct Broking

Direct Broking

Brokerage Fee

$29.90

Tradable Assets

Bonds, CMTA, ETFs, Shares,

Tradable Indices

ASX, NZX

Signup Bonus

None

Highlights

  • Simple and secure online investing.
  • Get access to the latest market information and innovative research tools at competitive trading fees.
  • Direct Broking is the only New Zealand platform to offer clients free access to real-time research on listed companies in New Zealand, Australia and Hong Kong.

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