How to buy ETF

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy a ETF

Buy any ETF with eToro in three easy steps!

Step 1

Make a eToro account

Use the following link and signup at eToro.

Use an email address, choose a username, and use a secure, strong password.

The infrastructure and webpage of eToro is secure and fast, so you're personal data is kept safe.

68% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

eToro USA LLC does not offer CFDs, only real Cryptocurrencies are available for US users.

Step 2

Verify your account

In order to buy a ETF, you will need to provide your country, date of birth, name and phone number as well as extra support documents verifying your personal identity.

Those supporting documents are a valid ID, like Driver license or Passport and sometimes also Proof of Residence Document like Bank statement, Credit card statement, Payroll statement -or- Official salary document from employer, Insurance statement, Residence certificate or Tax document.

Such an verfication of identity is there to stop identity fraud or theft.

Step 3

Begin purchasing a ETF by depositing fiat currencies, like EUR or USD

Funding your account with fiat currencies, like USD or EUR for exchanging can be done distinct ways, including domestic wire transfers, SWIFT and SEPA and creditcard.

The option you choose will be based on your location and preference.

After your fiat currency arrives in your account, you will be able to buy any ETF.

With your account you will as well have access to charting tools and global support.

Kudos! You have successfully bought a ETF.

That's it!

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How to buy ETF

eToro is a multi-asset platform which offers both investing in stocks and cryptoassets, as well as trading CFDs.

Please note that CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 68% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Past performance is not an indication of future results. Trading history presented is less than 5 complete years and may not suffice as basis for investment decision.

Copy trading is a portfolio management service, provided by eToro (Europe) Ltd., which is authorised and regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission.

Cryptoasset investing is unregulated in some EU countries and the UK. No consumer protection. Your capital is at risk.

eToro USA LLC does not offer CFDs and makes no representation and assumes no liability as to the accuracy or completeness of the content of this publication, which has been prepared by our partner utilizing publicly available non-entity specific information about eToro.