TD Ameritrade

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Trade commission–free for 60 days

+ get up to $600*

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Fair, straightforward pricing.

No hidden fees or complicated pricing structures.

Tools & Platforms

Powerful trading platforms and tools. Always innovating for you.

Tools & Platforms

Web Platform

Web Platform

All the tools any level of investor needs to:

  • Access independent third-party research, educational resources, and planning tools
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest financial news from Yahoo! Finance in the customizable Dock
  • Track social sentiment and volume with social signals, a one of a kind trading resource that pulls insights from Twitter
Web Platform


A professional-level trading platform for serious traders looking for:

  • Elite level tools to perform analyses and test strategies
  • Idea generation with market scans and ability to monitor potential risk/reward
  • Onboarding tools like thinkManual and platform tutorials to get started quickly
TD Ameritrade is the leader in mobile trading** with powerful offerings for investors and traders.

Mobile Trading

TD Ameritrade is the leader in mobile trading** with powerful mobile offerings for investors and traders that want:

  • A choice of device-optimized mobile apps, now including Apple Watch™
  • The ability to manage investments, seize opportunities, and more
Mobile Trading

Giving you more value in more ways

TD AmeritradeE*TradeFidelitySchwab
Free access to all trading platformsYesYesRequires 36 trades per yearYes
Free access to real-time streaming quotes and level II quotes on all platforms for non-professionalsYesStreaming quotes only - conditions applyYesPlatform conditions apply
Live help via in-app chatYesNoNoNo
Ability to make options, futures and forex trades via mobile appYesOptions and futures onlyOptions onlyYes, via OptionsXpress
Create pre-defined covered call strategies that automatically roll forward#YesNoNoNo
Ability to access, search and chart 400,000+ economic indicators straight from the Fed****YesNoNoNo
Access to practice trading platform using historical and current market dataYesNoNoYes
Access to social sentiment tools to measure social media trends with charting indicatorsYesNoYesNo

Metric data as of March 6, 2019

Features that Give You What You Need

Heat Mapstrading charts

Pinpoint market strength and weakness using a visual and intuitive interface.

Objective Researchtrading tools

Access third-party research from top names in the market, absolutely free.

Integrated Watch Liststrading graphs

Stay on top of your investments and trading ideas with Watch Lists, integrated across any platform, including mobile.

Live-streaming Mediavideos

View live-streaming from CNBC, CNBC International, and our media affiliate, TD Ameritrade Network, for breaking news and more.

TD Ameritrade Network is brought to you by TD Ameritrade Media Productions Company. TD Ameritrade Media Productions Company and TD Ameritrade, Inc.,are separate but affiliated subsidiaries of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation.

myTrade Community*community of people

Share ideas with other traders, plus get insight generation from pros.

Idea Generationlightbulb

Use our tools and research to get ideas that help you explore the next potential trading opportunity.

Like Nothing Else

Our platforms don’t just put power in your hands, they amplify it. See how technology can help you unlock your inner trader by finding the trading platform that’s right for you. 

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Choose What Works for You

At TD Ameritrade, we understand that every trader and investor is different. That’s why you get your choice of the platform that best fits your needs. Plus on-the-go mobile access keeps you in the know.

Need help choosing? Call 800-454-9272 and a platform specialist can help.


Support and Training that Helps You Get Started Fast

Get access to videos, webcasts, and articles on popular investing and trading topics for all levels of experience. Onboarding resources for trading platforms, such as the thinkorswim thinkManual and Learning Center, help you to begin trading right away.

The TD Ameritrade Difference

All of our platforms come with the backing of value, support, and knowledge – giving you more than just a technical edge.


No platform fees***

Never pay a fee to use our trading platforms.

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Knowledgeable support

Hit the ground running with onboarding resources and support.


Exclusive education

Sharpen your trading skills with interactive resources on topics like futures, forex, options, and more.

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