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Why choose Directshares?

We make it easy for our customers to buy and sell shares

Choice of investments
Access to a wide range of investments including Australian shares, international shares, exchange traded funds, options and warrants.
Settle to your account
Settle your trades with an eligible St.George transaction account or margin loan.
Trading Tools and charting
Easy to use trading tools and charting capabilities to support your trading strategy.
Trading on the go
Never miss an opportunity with the Directshares mobile app.

Choice of investments

Australian shares

Buy and sell shares in companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) with competitive brokerage rates.

International shares

Buy and sell shares across 11 international markets with 24 hour support from our customer services team.

Exchange traded funds

Exchange traded funds (ETFs) give you diversified exposure to an index that is comprised of assets such as bonds, commodities or shares.


Exchange traded options allow you to purchase the right to buy or sell shares & ETFs at an agreed price in the future.


Warrants provide a leveraged exposure to an underlying asset.  Warrants give you the right to buy or sell shares, indices, currencies, commodities and other listed managed investments, at a specific time before the expiry date.


mFunds are unlisted managed funds that can give you access to the Australian market, as well as emerging markets and other investments typically not accessible to individuals.

Trade on the go with our free mobile app

Brokerage rates & fees

Brokerage fees depend on the value of the trade and how many trades you’ve made in a calendar month.

1st Trade

  • $19.95 for trade value up to $5000
  • $24.45 for trade value ranging from $5,001 up to $10,000
  • $29.95 for trade value ranging from $10,001 up to $28,000
  • 0.11% for trade value greater than $28,000

2nd trade & subsequent

  • $19.95 for trade value up to $18,000
  • 0.11% for trade value greater than $18,000



Important information

Share Trading with St.George Directshares is a service provided through CMC Markets Stockbroking Limited, ABN 69 081 002 851, AFSL 246381, a participant of the ASX Group and Chi-X Australia and made available to customers of St. George Bank – A Division of Westpac Banking Corporation (ABN 33 007 457 141).  For further information please read the St. George Directshares Financial Services Guide (PDF 179KB) and Terms and Conditions (PDF 581KB).

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