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Review: Nerdwallet

In the February 2017 NerdWallet.com review, OptionsHouse was recommended as one of the best for “Brokers for stock trading,” “Brokers for options trading,” and “IRA account providers” with a 5-star overall rating. See the full review at NerdWallet.com

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Offer: 1000 Free

Offer valid for new customers who open an Individual, Joint or IRA OptionsHouse account and fund by 6/30/2017 with $5,000 or more. Offer is not transferable and not valid with internal transfers, current OptionsHouse accounts, futures or futures options transactions,…

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Clearing Cash Balances

Our clearing firm, Apex Clearing Corporation and Reich & Tang, operate the Program that will sweep customer excess cash balances to FDIC insured deposit accounts at various depository institutions ("Program Banks"). Uninvested cash that is swept to the Reich &…

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Review: Barron’s

The OptionsHouse platform received a 4 star Overall Rating, 4.5 stars for "Best for Options Traders," 4.8 stars for Mobile, 4.6 stars for Usability, 4.5 stars for Trading Experience & Technology, and 4.7 stars for Portfolio Analysis & Reports from Barron's…

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Review: StockBrokers.com

OptionsHouse was awarded #1 Web Based Platform, and Best in Class for Commissions and Fees, Mobile Trading, New Investors, and Options Trading in the StockBrokers.com 2017 Online Broker Review.

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Fees: Regulatory Fees

Regulatory Fees When you sell a stock or option, we include a regulatory fee which appears on your confirmation slip. OptionsHouse is required to pay this regulatory fee to the applicable regulatory agency based on the volume of securities sold.…

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Competitor Margin Rates

Competitor rates are based on published rates obtained on 3/16/2017 and are believed to be accurate. Some brokers may offer more competitive rates than what is published. Based on margin debt balances of $500,001 – $1,000,000.

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Review: IBD

Investor's Business Daily rating based on 2016 Best Online Brokers report, which surveyed active investors. From Investor's Business Daily, January 2016 © 2016 Investor's Business Daily Inc. All rights reserved. Used under License.

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Fees: F Share Fees

F Share Fees OptionsHouse charges an additional $50 fee per transaction on F shares. F stocks refer to foreign ordinary securities that trade on the OTC Pink Sheet markets. Although these stocks trade on the pink sheets and are quoted…

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Fees: Execution for Non-DTCC

Execution for Non-DTCC Trades in Non-DTCC Eligible Securities routinely carry with them the following pass-through charges: Execution Fee-$7.50, DTC Fee-$80.00, Deposit Fee-$75.00, and a New York Window Fee of $34.00. Additional pass-through fees from Transfer Agents ranging from $25.00 to…

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Fees: Exchange Regulatory Fees

Exchange Regulatory Fees Options exchanges assess an Options Regulatory Fee (referred to as the "ORF fee") on options transactions executed by its members that clear in the customer range at Options Clearing Corporation ("OCC") regardless of the marketplace of execution.…

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Fees: FINRA TAF

FINRA TAF FINRA levies a Trading Activity Fee (TAF) for sales of covered equity securities that we pass through to you. The FINRA TAF for stock sales is currently $0.000119 per share with a per-transaction cap of $5.95. For example,…

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