Share trading

Bendigo Invest Direct

Bendigo Invest Direct is our easy-to-use, affordable online share trading platform.

With BID, you decide the tier that best suits your needs: Classic, Premium or Platinum.

Bendigo Invest Direct offers a dynamic trading platform with all the features you need to trade and manage your investments anywhere, anytime.

  • Straight through processing

    Straight through processing offers a fully automated solution to get your order to market in typically less than one second after it’s received by our website. 
  • International trading

    BID enables you to diversify your portfolio and capitalise on investment opportunities from around the world with direct access to international markets from the same account.

    Plus with live news feeds with the latest breaking financial news from around the globe, as well as live streaming data for US exchanges, you will have the ability to monitor markets and act quickly all from the one place.

    For more on International trading read our FAQs.

  • ASX mFunds

    Eliminate the administrative burden associated with investing in unlisted managed funds. Your Bendigo Invest Direct account allows you to manage and monitor your share and managed fund investments, all in the one place.
  • Trailing stop losses and take profits

    Create sophisticated entry and exit strategies for every trade, with linked orders at no additional cost.

    Improve your risk management strategy by limiting your losses whilst protecting your gains at the same time. By setting a trailing amount, your trigger price will rise as the market rises. 

  • Superior research and comprehensive charts

    Bendigo Invest Direct clients have access to powerful, user-friendly stock trading tools:

    • Over 20 chart indicators and measurements
    • View Open High Low Close (OHLC)
    • Access share analysis through theScreener which provides information to help make better investment decisions.

    Dive deep into investment research, market news, analyst reports and commentary with Dow Jones Newswires, financial diaries and a stock filter tool. 

    Access upcoming dividend distributions, a sector analysis table, both live and historic company news, and live ASX announcements.

  • Tax and portfolio reporting

    We use Sharesight™ for portfolio tracking, tax reporting and ranking your shares by performance.

    Trades flow instantly into Sharesight, and corporate actions such as share splits and dividends are automatically incorporated.

A Bendigo Invest Direct trading account is free to open and has no monthly maintenance fees. Trade from as little as $19.95 per trade and take advantage of our unlimited FREE conditional orders. Check out our Frequent Trader Program to access discounted brokerage and free live data.

Online orders

Value of sharesBrokerage fee/rate (incl GST)
Over $22,0010.11%
International - US/Canada
Over $10,000 0.41%
International - other markets
Over $10,0000.69%

Telephone orders

Value of sharesBrokerage fee/rate (incl GST)
Over $22,0010.40%
International - US/Canada
Over $10,0000.41% + $23.00
International - other markets
Over $10,0000.69% + $23.00

Exchange traded options

PremiumBrokerage fee/rate (incl GST)*
All$42.95 or 0.45%

Unlisted managed funds (mFunds)

Value of fundsBrokerage fee/rate (incl GST)*
All$40 or 0.20%

*Brokerage is the greater of the dollar value or the percentage shown

Three market price data plans

Bendigo Invest Direct customers have a choice of:

  • Free delayed data (20-minute delay)
  • Live data for $10 a month
  • Dynamic data for $41.25 a month

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A Bendigo Cash Settlement Account is needed for online share trading. It's a secure and convenient way to complete your share transactions.

  • No monthly account service fee
  • No transaction fees
  • Calculated daily and paid monthly
  • Funds can only be withdrawn from this account via Bendigo Invest Direct
  • Deposits can be made through your PayAnyone facility
Card access
  • Not applicable
$0 < $5,0000.00% pa
$5,000 < $20,0000.00% pa
$20,000 < $50,0000.05% pa
$50,000 < $100,0000.10% pa
$100,000 plus0.15% pa

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Borrowing to invest is a great way to expand and diversity your investment portfolio.

A margin loan from Leveraged can be used to invest in a range of shares, exchange traded funds, listed investment companies and managed funds.

In addition a margin loan from Leveraged is fully integrated with your Bendigo Invest Direct trading account, so you can view your loan details and trade on one simple to use platform.

Already have a margin loan with Leveraged? Apply for your BID account and we can link to your margin loan .

Want to know more?

Margin loans are provided by Leveraged Equities Limited (ABN 26 051 629 282 AFSL 360118) as Lender and as a subsidiary of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited (ABN 11 068 049 178 AFSL 237879). Please consider your personal circumstances, consult a professional investment provider and read the PDS and Product Guide, available to download from before making an investment decision.

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