Manage your investment strategy.

Managing your investment strategy should be seamless. You should feel like you have all of the tools on-hand to help you trade smarter.

With Westpac Online Investing you have direct access to investment expertise, real-time tools and resources, value-for-money products, mobile trading platforms and fully-integrated account options which as a whole, help take the complexity out of trading.

Start trading shares with Westpac Online Investing and get up to $50 free brokerage on each trade in the first month.#

Charting and trading alerts


Use our complimentary charting tools to identify trading opportunities. Display as much or as little information as you like - charts are customisable to suit your needs.

Key features:
  • track share prices over time and against other stocks, Australian sector, commodity, FX rate or local or international indices;
  • customise your timeframes by selecting the exact week, month or year you wish to analyse;
  • explore the data further with a range of indicators and overlays;
  • display charts to suit your preferences - mountain, line chart, candlestick, open high/low close, or % change; and
  • charts are inbuilt components of the platform when you open a Westpac Online Investing account.

You can upgrade to Trader Pro for free - our professional WebIRESS trading platform - when you accrue over $350 in brokerage per month or trade more than 15 times a month.

Trading alerts

If you don't have the time to continually monitor the market, subscribe to our email and push notification alerts.

Key features:
  • choose from a range of alert types – price, volume, company announcements, and ex-dividend alerts;
  • capture potential trading opportunities with unlimited free customised alerts; and
  • it's easy to subscribe, manage and cancel your alerts via the Westpac Online Investing website or via our mobile app.

News & independent research

Receive the latest information on the shares you own as well as the latest market information, by subscribing to one of our three research packages.

Research packages:
  • Investor - Complimentary to all Westpac Online Investing customers, the 'Investor' package offers a daily email containing information on how your shares are tracking, coupled with independent investment ideas, research, market updates, economic updates and videos from Morningstar.
  • Advanced - Subscribe to the 'Advanced' package and in addition you'll also receive recommendations on the S&P/ASX 200, expanded company research and more.
  • Professional - Subscribe to the 'Professional' package and gain access to our Trader Pro (WebIRESS) professional trading platform.

Trading on the go

You don't need to be tied to your desk to manage your investments. Use our free Westpac Online Investing App to manage your portfolio, and more.

Key features:
  • actively trade in ASX shares, warrants and ETFs;
  • view and edit your watchlists and outstanding orders;
  • access to live quotes, market depth, daily stock market report, news on market indices and exchange rates, company announcements, company news and charts;
  • choose from our standard platform or Trader Pro, with dynamic streaming data and a fully customisable design; and
  • view your integrated cash account balances and settle trades with your integrated investment loan.

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Active Trader Advantage

As an active investor, you need the ability to jump on market opportunities as soon as they arise. With Active Trader Advantage we help you do this.

Key features:
  • where you may buy and sell trades with the same settlement date, subject to subsequent trades being made, we will offset the respective amounts on the settlement date;
  • we offer the option to offset buy and sell trades over different days ('contra') of the settlement period; and
  • 'Buy' trades can be settled via direct debit or BPay - terms and conditions apply.
How it can work:

Once you've opened your Westpac account, select 'Direct debit to an existing bank account' as your settlement option.

Free risk management tools

Manage your portfolio risk and maximise your profit potential, with our free conditional orders. Simply set the criteria for your trade and we'll watch the market and place your order when your conditions are met.

Key features:
  • choose from six conditional order types - falling sell, rising sell, trailing sell, rising buy, falling buy and trailing buy - and pay nothing to trigger your orders;
  • receive email and SMS notifications when orders are triggered;
  • your orders can be cancelled at any time and remain active for up to 12 months; and
  • you can set the price, volume and time of day for your conditional order trades.

If you already have a Westpac Online Investing Account, log in and subscribe now for conditional orders.

Integrated cash management

By linking your Westpac Online Investing Account to our Westpac Cash Investment Account, you can enjoy low brokerage rates, starting from $19.95 or 0.11% (whichever is greater)^^.

Key features:
  • Earn interest on your cash balance plus bonus interest if you settle three or more ASX trades via your linked Westpac Online Investing Account within one calendar month;
  • access funds in your Westpac Cash Investment Account quickly and easily so you can take advantage of market opportunities; and
  • pay nothing to establish the account, no minimum balance is required, enjoy no monthly account servicing fees and free electronic transactions**.

If you already have a Westpac Online Investing Account, log in and convert your settlement option to the Cash Investment Account.

See it in action

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