What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a highly volatile digital currency that can be prone to large price fluctuations throughout the day.   You are now

Which fees and commissions does eToro have?

Please review all the fees and commissions on our fees page

How can I close my stock position(s)?

To close your positions, simply: Log into your account and click on "Portfolio".Click on the instrument you wish to close to bring up a

What do I purchase when I buy stocks on eToro?

Please note that eToro uses CFDs for stock trading, and a CFD stands for Contract for Difference.   CFDs are specialized and popular Over The Counter

Is it possible to “short sell” stocks?

Yes, you can open both Long (BUY) and Short (SELL) positions on all stocks. For more information on Real-Time Stock Trading, check our blog


A pending order (or limit order) is an order placed in the system aimed to execute into a position once your selected target rate or better is reached.

Pending stocks

When opening a stock order while the market is closed, it will show as "pending" until the market opens.   Fore the markets opening times,

Are the buy and sell orders executed in real time?

Buy and Sell orders Are executed in real time.  Select any one of the 800 stocks currently offered, in real-time, using our trading

Can I buy fractional stocks?

Yes. Unlike the traditional exchange markets, eToro allows you to invest as much or as little as you like in your favorite stocks, even if the amount is

How do I know how much I’m going to pay per stock?

Invest as little as $25 in any stock – we still offer fraction share investment, which means that you can invest as much as you want, no matter what

Is it possible to leverage my stocks?

Yes, you can! It is possible to leverage your stock trades by up to x10  Click here to read more on leverage and Real-Time Stock

Real Time Stocks

Stock trading at eToro has so far been done through orders gathered and then executed in daily batches. On April 19th, all of this was changed. From now