Schwab Brokerage Account

Invest in the U.S. Market with Ease.

International investors can take advantage of two types of Schwab brokerage accounts. For individuals, we offer the Schwab One International® account. Corporations can open a Schwab One International® Corporate account. Both types of accounts offer helpful features for your U.S. investing.

Schwab International Account Features

Investment choice

Take advantage of a wide selection of U.S. Dollar-denominated stocks, options, bonds, ETFs, and offshore mutual funds.

One Low Commission Price

Online equity trade at a $8.951 commission per trade.

No Service fees

There are no fees to open or maintain your account.2  Investors may be subject to other fees such as commissions and trading costs and operating expenses associated with certain investments held. See the Charles Schwab Pricing Guide for details.

Interest paid daily on uninvested cash balances in your account.

Multi-channel service

Access your account information and execute trades online through international.schwab.com, or call one of our Investment Specialists for personal assistance and consultation.

Convenient cash access and management

Access and manage the cash in your brokerage account with check writing up to your available account balance and a Visa® debit card.

No ATM fees anywhere3

Use your Schwab Visa debit card at any ATM in the world, and Schwab will refund the fees. No minimum balance required.  Other fees may apply. Please see below for details.

Money Transfers

Move money via international wire transfer or Schwab's Foreign Currency Wire Transfer Service, featuring competitive exchange rates with no transaction fees and deposits in a variety of currencies.  A $25 service fee will be charged for outgoing wire transfers.

Choice of Monthly Statements

View your monthly account statement online or receive it in the post.