How to start investing

Investing doesn’t have to be intimidating. Even beginners can learn how to invest successfully and grow wealth via responsible investing. Take advantage of eToro’s online resources and community to help get you started.

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The leader in social investing

For those looking to get started with investing, eToro offers so much more than just a trading platform. You’ll be joining a leading collaborative community of investors — a place to connect, share, and learn. View millions of other investors’ portfolios, stats, risk scores, and more. Chat with them, discuss strategies and benefit from their knowledge and experience.

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Online trading academy

An invaluable educational centre with free investing courses, tutorials, guides, podcasts and more, eToro’s Online Trading Academy is designed to help you learn how to be successful in trading and investing. It’s a whole world of financial knowledge just waiting for you.

Try eToro, risk-free

eToro’s free $100K demo account is an excellent tool for beginning investors. It allows you to make mistakes and experiment with different investment strategies without any financial risk. Take advantage of the investing demo to try out eToro's platform, experiencing the tools and features first-hand, while gaining the confidence you need to start investing.

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Copy top investors

eToro’s CopyTrader, one of the platform’s most popular features, is a great way for beginners to get started with investing. CopyTrader’s award-winning technology allows you to automatically copy top-performing investors, instantly replicating their trading activity in your own portfolio.

More reasons to choose eToro

  • Secure and user-friendly eToro is trusted by millions of users around the world. Our company is regulated by top global authorities and employs the highest standards for protecting our clients’ funds and personal information. Cutting-edge technology is combined with an intuitive, easy-to-navigate interface, accessible from anywhere and on any device.

  • Multiple assets, one portfolio Diversification is key to smart investing and risk management. The eToro platform makes diversification simpler, offering access to thousands of financial assets, including stocks, ETFs, indices, commodities and more. Mix and match a variety of assets from different categories and even copy multiple investors, all in the same easy-to-manage portfolio.

  • Low fees and 0% commission Investing is now more affordable than ever. When you open a long, non-leveraged position on a stock or ETF on eToro, you won’t pay any commission. eToro also offers competitive spreads on other asset classes, including spreads as low as 1 pip for leading foreign currency pairs.

  • eToro Portfolios: ready-made investment strategies eToro also offers ready-made diversified portfolios designed for long-term investing, each based on a predetermined theme or strategy and without management fees. Some are thematic, focusing on specific markets such as technology, banking and renewable energy; while others utilise advanced algorithms, machine learning and AI to leverage the combined performance of some of our top investors.

Take your first steps in investing

With the right tools, education, and support, anyone can learn how to invest. At eToro, it has been our mission since 2007 to transform the traditional money management industry in order to open the financial markets to everyone, everywhere. Join us today!

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