When trading with BID, you can either purchase shares using your own funds or a margin loan.
How do you want to trade?
A Bendigo Invest Direct trading account is free to open with a simple online application process and fast verification.
Trade with your own cash
Settle your trades, hold funds deposited from dividends, and potentially earn interest using our Bendigo Cash Settlement Account.
- Opened on your behalf once a Bendigo Invest Direct trading account is established.
- Account balance displayed on the platform in real time.
- No monthly account service fee or transaction fees.
- Earn interest on your account between investments (interest is calculated daily and paid monthly).
|$20,000 - $49,999||0.00%|
|$50,000 - $99,999||0.05%|
Trade with borrowed funds
A margin loan lets you borrow money against your own investments to buy more shares, managed funds and/or ETFs.
Leveraged is Bendigo and Adelaide Bank's specialist margin loan provider. A margin loan from Leveraged is fully integrated with BID, with its loan details visible on BID platform.
Dedicated customer support
We are here to help, so if you would like to get in touch, please contact our dedicated support team via the contact options below.
We operate Monday to Friday, 7.30am - 5.30pm Sydney time (excl. public holidays).
Things you should know
Bendigo Invest Direct
Bendigo Invest Direct is a service provided by CMC Markets Stockbroking Limited ABN 69 081 002 851, AFSL 246381 (“CMC Markets Stockbroking”), a Participant of the ASX Group (Australian Securities Exchange), SSX (Sydney Stock Exchange) and Chi-X (Chi-X Australia)), at the request of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank ABN 11 068 049 178, AFSL 237879 (“Bendigo”). Execution, settlement and clearing services are provided through CMC Markets Stockbroking. Neither CMC Markets Stockbroking nor Bendigo are representatives of each other. To the extent permitted by law, Bendigo will not guarantee or otherwise support CMC Markets Stockbroking's obligations under the contracts or agreements connected with the Bendigo Invest Direct service.
The information provided is general advice only and prepared without considering your personal objectives, financial situations or needs. It’s important that you consider your personal circumstances and view the relevant Terms and Conditions and other information relating to the Bendigo Invest Direct service before making any investment decision. The Financial Services Guides for CMC Markets Stockbroking and Bendigo contain details of fees and charges. All of these documents are available at trading.bendigoinvestdirect.com.au/forms or you can call us on 1300 788 982.