Why invest in US market?



A true global gateway

The global reach experience offers access to some of the best companies in the US, including upcoming companies and startups with innovative products that emerge from time to time, delivering an extensive array of opportunities to invest in the latest trends.

Diversifies your portfolio

Apart from assets, industries and times, geographical diversification is also an aspect that is worth considering. As global companies are listed on the US market, investing in US stocks helps diversify investors' portfolios.

The largest market that carries great potential

The US equity market is the largest in the world, representing 41.1% of the $107 trillion global equity market cap in 2023, or $44 trillion (April 2023). This is 3.6x the next largest market, China. The US market is an accessible, transparent, and liquid financial market, with a high level of investor participation. Its transaction volume and market capitalization make it a unique investment opportunity for investors worldwide.

Source: SIFMA Research Quarterly: Equities, 2023

It takes zero effort to enter the US market

$0 account keeping fees

$0 brokerage on US stocks

*For 180 days. T&Cs apply.
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Pounce on market opportunities with streaming data

Active monitoring function for pre- & post- market

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Free real-time quotes with the latest stock price

Free in-depth market data with 40 levels of bids and asks

Decision making made easy with advanced tools

Over 38 technical indicators & 6 charting tools

Finding it hard to make your investment decision? Technical indicators are here to help:

  • Develop your trading strategies
  • Identify potential trading signals
  • Commonly used by active investors to analyse short-term and long-term price movements

Charting tools assist investors in identifying market trends:

  • Working with technical indicators to improve your analysis accuracy
  • Pairing with risk management tools to help you take advantage of market reversal

Evaluate your investments with in-depth companies analysis

Valuation | Fundamental | Technical | Financial

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Smart stock filters to discover more investment ideas

Targeted searches with split-second results are all in the palm of your hand with Tiger Trade's comprehensive smart stock filters. Quickly and easily find lower PE companies, companies with revenue growth rates above 20% or market values above $200 billion.

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Min. USD 1.99 per order
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Brokerage Fees
Type Fees
Commission USD 0.0049 / Share
Min. USD 0.99 / Order
Max. 0.5% × Trade Value
Platform Fee USD 0.005 / Share
Min. USD 1 / Order
Max. 0.5% × Trade Value
Pass-through Fees
Type Fees
Settlement Fee USD 0.003 / Share
Max. 7% × Trade Value
SEC Membership Fee
(Charged for sell orders only)
0.0000278 × Trade Value
Min. USD 0.01 / Trade
FINRA Trading Activity Fee
(Charged for sell orders only)
USD 0.000166 / Share
Min. USD 0.01 / Trade
Max. USD 8.30 / Trade


(1) The platform fees are charged for the technology arm of Tiger to continuously invest in cutting edge technologies, reference & analytical data to help our users get ahead.

(2) Trading low-priced shares (e.g. share price less than USD 1) may carry high risk, including the risk of total loss and that of delisting. Investors should be cautious about buying or selling these shares. TBAU charges a maximum brokerage fee of 1% and a maximum settlement fee of 7% of the trade value per order. A minimum brokerage fee applies if the calculated maximum brokerage fee per order is lower than the minimum brokerage fee per order.

(3) Settlement Fee is a pass-through fee charged by the US clearing agency and DTCC (US Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation) member.

(4) SEC Membership Fee is a pass-through fee charged by the SEC (US Securities and Exchange Commission) and is charged for sell orders only.

(5) FINRA Trading Activity Fee is a pass-through fee charged by FINRA (US Financial Industry Regulatory Authority).

(6) If there is any change in the fees charged by third parties such as exchanges and regulators, TBAU will adjust the fees they charge on their half accordingly.

(7) For fractional share trading with trade volume less than 1 share, platform fee is charged at 1% of Trade Value, capped at $1. There is no commission or pass-through fees to apply. For fractional share trading with trade volume more than 1 share, normal US trading fees hereabove apply.

Other Service Charges
Type Fees
ADR Fee USD 0.01 - 0.05 / Share
Real-time Quotes Fee Free, subject to terms and conditions of related campaigns
Proxy Service Fee for Participating in General Shareholders' Meetings USD 10 / Successful Application


(1) ADR (American Depositary Receipt) Fee is charged by DTCC for stocks of non-US companies listed in the US Clients who held such stock positions in a past cycle will be charged ADR fees as required, regardless of whether they have a current position or not. Please refer to Tiger Trade's push notifications for information on the cycle period. Clients who have not held any non-US company's shares will not be charged ADR fees.

(2) Interested clients may choose from two ways of general shareholders' meeting participation application: (i) Client or proxy participates; (ii) Client votes. Proxy Service Fee for Participating in the General Shareholders' Meetings will be refunded to the client in the event that the application is unsuccessful.