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Share CFDs

Gain exposure to a wide range of Australian blue chip stocks on a competitive rate of 0.07% in commission per trade (min charge of AUD$5). Take advantage of US reporting season with our after-market trading hours and low commissions on US equities from USD$0.02 per share. Start trading Share CFDs now.

Why trade Share CFDs with Pepperstone?

After-market hours

Don't miss out. We're one of the few brokers offering extended market hours on US equities. This includes when earnings are typically released, helping you reduce risk or take a position before the next day’s open.

Hedge your portfolio

Share CFDs are a great way to hedge other positions and, with leverage, are less capital-intensive.

Go long or short

Share CFDs are a simpler way to short-sell stock, which, combined with leveraged trading, offers you the trading opportunities on falling stock prices.

Trade the headline

Trade top Australian and US companies you know and follow in the news, reacting fast to market moves when you need to. 

Exceptional conditions

Fast execution on Share CFDs, with leverage 5:1.

Available stocks 

Share CFD commission

Trading Share CFDs means you trade on direct underlying exchange prices with no additional mark-ups added to the bid/offer spread. Instead, you'll pay a small commission per trade placed. 

Share denominationCommission (per trade)Minimum chargeMargin rate
AU0.07%AUD$5120%
USUSD$0.02 per share-20%
DE0.10%EUR720%


Commission charged in account currency for all none AUD accounts the following commissions apply, GBP 2.84, USD 3.87, EUR 3.19, CHF 3.44, JPY 403.25, HKD 30.05, NZD 5.39, SGD 5.14, CAD 4.9

Find out more about spreads, swaps commissions charged on other instruments. Did you know trading on our Standard account is commission free?

Share CFD market data fees

Access to live AU market data is currently a complimentary offering. This is subject to change and we'll notify you at least 30 days prior of any changes.

Share CFD trading platforms 

Our Share CFDs can be traded on leverage using MetaTrader 5. To add share CFDs to your trading portfolio, open a Pepperstone MetaTrader 5 account and select Share CFDs from your market watch. 

With faster processing times, the ability to hedge, advanced pending orders and the newest tools and indicators to help you take your trading to the next level, MT5 provides exceptional features to help you stay ahead of the markets.

We offer multiple resources and guides that can be easily accessed.

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