Trading process and mechanics

Do I get best execution?
Coming from some of one of the most sophisticated trading companies in the world, we understood how complex execution in the US can be - so Stake has partne...
Sat, 18 Nov, 2017 at 9:15 PM
Who owns the shares?
Assuming you have a Stake trading account, you do! Your investments are registered in your name and you are the beneficial owner. DriveWealth manages the bo...
Tue, 7 Nov, 2017 at 4:39 PM
Am I trading CFDs?
No. No. No. You are buying and selling US listed shares and you trade directly on the market. Fractional shares are traded at the market price and our US br...
Tue, 7 Nov, 2017 at 4:39 PM
How quickly do my shares settle upon purchase?
If you order is executed, you will be notified immediately afterwards by email and in your transaction log.  Your holdings will update in your portfolio.  ...
Tue, 19 Dec, 2017 at 11:48 AM
Am I trading real shares?
Yes, these are all real shares for companies and funds listed on US stock exchanges. When you buy shares in these companies (at least 1 share) you are entit...
Tue, 7 Nov, 2017 at 4:39 PM
Can I trade using my mobile phone?
Yes, you can trade on our app or the mobile optimised site. 
Wed, 3 Oct, 2018 at 5:21 PM
Do I need to login to trade shares?
Yes, you will need an account to process your orders (buy and sell orders). Which means either logging in or signing up with Stake. You don't need an a...
Tue, 7 Nov, 2017 at 4:39 PM
Can I trade with margin on Stake?
No, not at this stage. We'll review this later on.
Tue, 7 Nov, 2017 at 4:39 PM
Which US exchanges are the shares available to trade on Stake listed on?
The shares that you can trade through Stake are listed on the US exchanges. Our US Broker, DriveWealth, will execute orders into the following exchanges, wh...
Tue, 7 Nov, 2017 at 4:39 PM
Can I place orders outside of market open hours?
Yes, you can. Note, that your order will only be executed when the market is open. The execution of your order subject to the conditions you set with it.
Wed, 3 Oct, 2018 at 5:27 PM