We provide direct market access to stocks, options, futures, forex, bonds, ETFs and CFDs from a single IBKR Universal Account. Clients from most countries are authorized to trade Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) and benefit from our low/free commissions. To request ETF trading permissions, login to Client Portal/ Account Management and select permissions for Stocks. Some ETFs may also need permissions for Complex or Leveraged Exchange Traded Products.
You will also require to be in compliance with current rules and regulations, such as the PRIIPs Regulation. See also: Why was my order rejected for no trading permissions when I have permissions for ETFs?
More information on trading permissions can be found in our Users’ Guide.