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What are Brokerage Packs?
We’ve simplified our pricing into all-in, upfront and low cost Brokerage Packs (including a completely free pack) so you can access the US affordably and wi...
Wed, 8 Jan, 2020 at 11:42 PM
I heard I can trade on unsettled funds. How can I access this feature?
Trading on unsettled funds is available as part of Stake Black, our premium brokerage pack. Until July 1, 2020 Stake Black is free of charge for those with ...
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020 at 2:25 PM
How will I know what brokerage pack I’m on from July 1?
From next week, all Stake customers will be on Stake Unlimited (with some accounts eligible for Stake Black), free of charge until July 1, 2020. In the lea...
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020 at 2:26 PM
Do I get best execution?
Each order is subject to the best execution rules, which means that when being placed for execution they are routed to the exchange that gives you the best ...
Mon, 2 Sep, 2019 at 3:14 PM
How are returns calculated for the shares?
On the tile, yearly returns are calculated based on the returns for the stock or ETF from 1 year ago. For example, if Google's share price was $700...
Mon, 2 Sep, 2019 at 4:09 PM
Who owns the shares?
Assuming you have a Stake trading account, you do! Your investments are registered in your name and you are the beneficial owner. DriveWealth manages the bo...
Tue, 11 Feb, 2020 at 5:14 PM
Is the Data real time?
When the market is open, live data is available to all Stake registered users and is sourced from the BATS exchange courtesy of DriveWealth, our U.S. broker...
Mon, 2 Sep, 2019 at 4:11 PM
Am I trading CFDs?
Not at all! You are buying and selling US listed shares and you trade directly on the market. Fractional shares are traded at the market price and our US br...
Fri, 27 Sep, 2019 at 1:36 PM
What is "Funds to settle"?
As the US market has a settlement period of T+2 trading days, executed sell orders take 2 days to clear back into your trading account.  We provide you...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 12:39 PM
How quickly do my shares settle upon purchase?
If your order is executed, you will be notified immediately afterwards by email and in your transaction log.  Your holdings will update in your portfolio.  ...
Thu, 26 Sep, 2019 at 11:02 AM