The Schwab Global Account allows you to trade commission-free through September 2013 when you open a new Schwab Global Account.
You can trade online commission-free through September 2013 with the new Schwab Global Account, which lets you trade stocks online in countries like Australia, Japan, and more.
Check out this Schwab Global Account Promotion to complete an application today.
About Schwab Global Account
The Schwab Global Account allows you to trade stocks directly online through Schwab in 12 of the top-traded foreign markets in their local currencies.
You’ll get real-time quotes during foreign market hours, and you can view multi-currency statement reporting.
There are no account or trade minimums, but currency conversion and other fees may apply.
Schwab Global Account Online Commission-Free Promotion Terms
This offer is valid from June 19, 2012, to September 30, 2013, for individuals who open a Schwab Global Account.
This offer is valid only for Charles Schwab retail Schwab Global Accounts and does not apply to any other accounts held with Schwab or Schwab affiliates managed by independent investment advisors, ERISA-covered retirement plans, or certain tax-qualified retirement plans and accounts.
Online commissions will be waived for online equity (American Depositary Receipts, Foreign Over-the-Counter and Foreign Equities in Local Market) trades within the Schwab Global Account, verification of which will appear on your trade confirmations.
Only trades placed through Schwab.com are eligible for free trades.
No credit will be given for unexecuted trades.
All currency conversion fees will still apply.
Order-handling fees, foreign exchange fees, and other fees may still apply.
Trades in the Schwab One accounts do not qualify for waivers.
Fees for broker-assisted trades in the Schwab Global Account still apply.
This offer expires on September 30, 2013.
Eligibility for Schwab Global Account
All Schwab Global Account holders must be U.S. citizens, must reside in the U.S., and provide a U.S. mailing address while the Schwab Global Account is active.
Clients with multiple citizenships are not eligible for the Schwab Global Account.
The Schwab Global Account is not available for corporate, business, trust, organization, custodial or International accounts.
IRA and ERISA tax-qualified accounts are also not eligible.
If you are employed by FINRA, a FINRA member firm or any U.S. stock, option, or commodity exchange, you are not eligible.
Clients who are a director, 10% shareholder or policy-making officers of a publicly held company are not eligible.
You may also be interested in this other Schwab Active Trading Account Promotion to get more free trades with Schwab.
Sign up for a Schwab Global Account to trade commission-free online through September 2013.