Online Share Trading Star Ratings & Award 2020

Online Share Trading Star Ratings & Awards May 2020

Canstar Online Share Trading Star Ratings and Award research uses a sophisticated and unique methodology that compares both price and features across online share trading platforms.

The ratings represent a shortlist of products, enabling investors to narrow their search to platforms that have been assessed and ranked. Ratings range from one to five stars, while the Broker of the Year Award was given to the provider with the strongest cumulative performance across the consumer profiles considered.

Report released May 2020

2020 5-Star rated providers

Casual Investor

  • CMC Markets - Share Trading
  • Interactive Brokers Australia
  • nabtrade

Active Investor

  • CMC Markets - Share Trading
  • IG Markets
  • Interactive Brokers Australia
  • nabtrade
  • Saxo Capital Markets (Australia)

Trader

  • Amscot
  • CMC Markets - Share Trading
  • IG Markets
  • Interactive Brokers Australia

Broker of the Year Award

  • CMC Markets

Numbers crunched by Canstar Researchers

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20
brokers assessed
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42
platforms assessed
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3
investor profiles considered
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8
5-Star Rated platforms
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1
Award-winning provider

What makes for an Outstanding Value Online Share Trading platform in 2020?

Whether it’s your first or your fiftieth time trading shares online, you may want to know what makes for a 5-Star online share broker in 2020. Find out what set the winners apart.

Providers of 5-Star products

Casual Investor
CMC Markets
NabTrade: Outstanding Value Award Winner
Active Investor
CMC Markets
IG Markets
NabTrade: Outstanding Value Award Winner
Saxo Capital Markets (Australia)
Trader
CMC Markets
IG Markets
Broker of the Year Award
CMC Markets