Active traders are passionate about trading. So are we.
You want to take charge of your trading? Good. We like the take-charge type.
- Feature-rich Platforms
Advanced Dashboard and thinkorswim are two dynamic platforms available for active stock and option traders. Features include: streaming real-time data, conditional orders, and multi-leg options.
- Exclusive Research and Education
These are the two pillars of smart trading: research to help filter the volume of market noise and uncover breaking ideas; education to build your repertoire of strategies with advanced concepts.
- Fair, Straight-forward Pricing
Keep your costs down with our $7 active trader stock pricing, plus $1.25 per options contract, if you place 150 trades per quarter1. If you’re less active, pay a flat stock commission of $9.991, plus $1.25 per options contract.
- Reliable Technology. Always-on Support
Our trading platforms are as dependable as we are. Contact our trade desk 24 hours a day, seven days a week and an Investment Representative can help answer your questions.
thinkorswim – Get the ultimate advantage trading U.S. equities and options
If you want to trade U.S. options and stocks, use thinkorswim, a professional-grade platform for high-performance traders. Powered by TD Ameritrade.
Competitive Fees. No Compromises.
As an active trader, if you complete 150+ trades per quarter2 you get our competitive flat-fee. Not an active trader? We still provide competitive pricing for all clients. Everyone gets the same great rate.
All commissions are in the currency of the trade. Read more about TD Direct Investing's pricing.
1$9.99 and $7.00 rate is for online and mobile trades only.
Resources for Active Traders
Our comprehensive resources mean every investment decision counts.
- Get investing ideas from our suite of innovative research tools
- Get actionable insights on market conditions from our MoneyTalk videos
- Keep informed on important intraday events with Flash Alerts, from TD Securities' research analysts
- Create alerts to be notified on your device about positions you hold or follow
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