About Firstrade


Proudly serving our customers since 1985.

Firstrade is a leading online investment firm offering a full line of investment products and tools designed to help investors take control of their financial future. Since its founding in 1985, Firstrade has been committed in providing high value and quality services to our customers.

Combining proprietary trading technology, a highly intuitive user interface, outstanding customer service and mobility applications, Firstrade offers a comprehensive solution for all of your investing needs. Whether you are a new investor or active trader, at Firstrade, we are committed to excellence, and putting the investor first. Firstrade is a member of FINRA/SIPC.

What we do

Firstrade is a leading discount online brokerage firm offering online and mobile trading of Stock, Options, Mutual Funds, ETFs, Bonds and more. We offer extended hours trading and stand by our trading tools with a 0.1 second trade execution guarantee.

Our commitment

Our commitment as an online broker has always been to offer the best service, most resourceful tools and most convenient platform for the lowest fees. Our dedication to you-our customer-has helped us grow rapidly while consistently providing self-directed investors with fast order executions, excellent customer service, and exceptional site performance.

What we offer

Online Stocks, Options, over 11,000 Mutual Funds, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Bonds, Treasuries, Agencies and CDs.

Accolades

Over the years, major industry publications including Barron's, Forbes, and Smart Money have all rated Firstrade as one of the best online brokers. In 2005, Firstrade was named the "Best Deal" in the online discount broker category by Smart Money Magazine, and continued the streak in 2006 when Kiplinger's Magazine called Firstrade the "Clear Winner in the Mutual Funds Category" and "Top Clean-Hands Firm".*

At Firstrade, we continue to thrive on our core values: Low Costs, Higher Standards.


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