AU Shares Trading
Start trading shares of some of the largest companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) with our range of Australian share CFDs.TRADE NOW
WHAT ARE AU SHARES?
Australian shares are essentially fragments of ownership in Australian businesses. By participating in shares trading, you can trade some of the largest businesses that are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange such as Westpac Banking Corp (WBC), ANZ Group Holdings (ANZ), Flight Centre Travel Group (FLT), Pilbara Minerals (PLS), and more.
Trading Australian shares provides traders with the opportunity to partake in the economic growth of Australia, from its mighty mining sector to its burgeoning tech industry.
Trade over 50 ASX-listed companies through Vantage's range of Australian Stock CFDs, from just $6 per trade.
Contracts-for-Difference or CFDs allow you to speculate on the price movements of the shares without actually owning them.
WHY TRADE AU SHARES WITH VANTAGE?
Flexible Lot Sizessee more
Starting with 0.1 Lot
Give AU shares trading a go with as little as 0.1 lot, representing a range of flexible contract sizes.
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Vantage Raw Accounts
With competitive spreads from 0.0, trade the world's most traded AU shares products at minimum cost.
On The Go
Buy and sell AU shares anytime. React swiftly to news on our trading platform and mobile app.
Low & Transparentsee more
Start trading with $0 deposit fees.
Free Educationalsee more
Equip yourself with AU shares trading knowledge through free educational materials on Vantage Academy..
Fast Executionsee more
Lightning-fast trade execution speed to reduce the chance of missing out on market movements.
Risk Managementsee more
Vantage offers negative balance protection, price alerts and stop-loss tools to help you better manage your downside risk.
MT4 & MT5see more
Get access to AU shares markets with powerful MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms.
HOW DOES AU SHARES TRADING WORK WITH VANTAGE?
Open a live account with Vantage and be verified
Pass the client suitability test.
Analyse the stock markets before deciding to buy and sell stocks
Open and monitor your first trading position
Close the position to complete the trade
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is ASX in trading?
ASX stands for the Australian Securities Exchange which is the stock exchange in Australia and is one of the world’s top-10 listed exchanges measured by market capitalisation.
The ASX allows traders to trade various financial products from Australia ranging from shares, bonds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), warrants, options and futures. By opening a Vantage trading account, you will be able to trade AU share CFDs.
How do I trade ASX stocks?
One way you can have access to ASX stocks is via Contracts-for-Difference or CFDs which allow you to speculate on the price movements of a stock without actually owning it.
You can set up a CFD trading account with Vantage. Then, fund your account using our range of convenient funding methods, all available without any deposit fees. Next, select your preferred ASX stocks and open a position. You can choose to close the position anytime or set a stop-loss or take-profit order.
You can also tap on our library of free educational materials to better understand the product and trading strategies.
What is the Australian equivalent of the S&P 500?
The S&P/ASX 200 Index is the Australian equivalent of the S&P 500. This is used to benchmark the top 200 largest stocks by float-adjusted market capitalisation in the ASX.
The ASX selects index constituents exclusively from eligible companies listed on its platform. Inclusion in the index requires a company to be listed on the ASX, regardless of whether it is a primary or secondary listing. A secondary listing refers to a situation where a company's primary listing is on a different exchange or in another country.
Can I trade the AU stock market with Vantage?
You can trade CFDs on the AU stock market with Vantage as long as you have a valid and funded trading account. Simply sign up for a trading account with Vantage, and upon account verification, enjoy trading with commissions as low as $6 per trade on all AU stocks.
To help you understand better, be sure to visit our library of free educational materials and articles. These resources will improve your understanding of the AU stock market before you begin trading
What are the benefits and risks of trading AU shares CFDs?
Trading in AU shares, like any trading decision, involves potential benefits and risks that should be carefully considered.
Understanding the nature of the stock market and the various factors that can cause prices to fluctuate is important. It's recommended to thoroughly research your trading options and possibly seek advice from a financial advisor or professional before engaging in AU shares trading.
Trading CFDs also involves high risks as they are leveraged products. Leverage is a double-edged sword as it can multiply your profits but at the same time can amplify your losses as well.
You can also visit our library of free educational materials and articles to help improve your understanding before you begin trading AU shares.