About us

We are the leading broker in Europe. With our smart and user-friendly platform, anyone can become an investor.

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Our low fees have started a true revolution across Europe. We empower people from all different backgrounds to shape their own financial futures. So, they can become the best investors they can be with our leading platform, education and information, cost-conscious approach and endless possibilities. By removing barriers, we make investing accessible to everyone!


Our mission

To empower people to become the smartest self-directed investors they can be. With our high-quality, cost-conscious, transparent and accessible investment platform & services, anyone can become an investor.


Our vision

We envision a world in which investing is accessible to everyone taking charge of their own financial future. In a responsible and smart way.

Our story

In 2013, DEGIRO revolutionised retail investing with the launch of our online brokerage services in the Netherlands, introducing a level playing field for retail investors. Since then, we have expanded across 16 European countries enabling retail investors everywhere to benefit from our incredibly low fees and award-winning platform. As a result, we have quickly become the leading broker in Europe.

In 2020, we joined forces with German broker flatex.

As a result, DEGIRO B.V. merged with flatexDEGIRO Bank AG in early 2021, creating flatexDEGIRO: one of the biggest online execution-only brokers in Europe with its own banking license.

Continued growth

In 2021, we added an extensive amount of financial data, such as ESG ratings and analyst views, began rolling out flatexDEGIRO Cash Accounts, a new solution of holding uninvested money, and increased our list of commission-free ETFs. We also began offering investing on Tradegate Exchange.

The next chapter

In 2020, we joined forces with flatex AG, becoming one of the biggest brokers in Europe. We also were included in the SDAX, making flatexDEGIRO one of the 160 largest listed companies in Germany. Collectively we now server more than 1 million investors.

A new trading platform

In 2019 DEGIRO launched its new trading platform based on client feedback and the changing technology. Thanks to these clients, DEGIRO has won multiple international awards again this year. On top of that, more than 1 milion clients now benefit from DEGIRO's services.

More than 350,000 clients and 40 awards

In 2018, DEGIRO surpassed 350,000 clients. Thanks to these clients, DEGIRO has won over 40 broker awards internationally, including the Best Broker and Best Mobile App Award, given by the Financial Times & Investors Chronicle.

More than 200,000 clients

In 2017, DEGIRO surpassed 200,000 clients and became one of the five largest brokers in Europe based on transactions per year. DEGIRO continued to win numerous awards including Best Broker in Germany from the Handelsblatt Broker Comparison.

Largest broker in the Netherlands

In 2016, DEGIRO became the largest online broker in the Netherlands in terms of transactions per year handled. Additionally, Switzerland was welcomed into the DEGIRO family making it the 18th country to benefit from low transaction fee trading.


DEGIRO enters North Europe & Italy

2015 brought the continued expansion across Northern Europe and Italy, winning many international awards along the way, including the prestigious “Golden Bull Award” in the Netherlands.

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Expansion to 9 countries

In 2014, DEGIRO began their expansion, offering services within 9 European countries. DEGIRO also strengthened their Dutch market by winning the ‘Best Broker’ award.

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Launch of DEGIRO

In 2013, DEGIRO introduced Dutch retail clients to the possibility of investing with institutional fees. Making global trading accessible and affordable.




We want you to invest your way. That’s why we offer a universe of investing possibilities. You can invest on more than 50 global exchanges across 30 countries on an extensive and straightforward platform built in-house on powerful and smart software.


Get the most
out of your

We offer our clients great value for money, so you can get the most out of your returns. That’s why we made low fees available to retail investors, without compromising an inch on the quality, security and range of our investment services. We have a pay-per-use fee schedule, meaning you only pay for services you actually use.


A proud
only broker

Being an execution-only broker simply means that you can use our platform to invest, but we don’t offer advice. We provide the platform and tools to enable you to invest. We even offer lots of data, news, information and education to support our clients.


Innovations is at the core of our business

Global market access

Unlike our competitors, who often only offer access to European or US exchanges, we connect you to the world’s markets. Through our platform, you also get access to markets in Australia, Japan, Hong Kong and more. In combination with one of the broadest product offerings, you have more opportunities to diversify your portfolio.

Over 90 awards

Our user-friendly investing platform is completely developed in-house, giving us the freedom to constantly improve. We tailor it around the needs of our 2,5+ million clients. And that is appreciated, considering the more than 90 awards we’ve received in return.

Reducing costs

By incorporating an efficient way of working with a strong focus on keeping costs to a minimum, we keep our fees very low. By being active all over Europe, we can continue to grow, reduce costs and further increase investment in our services.

Banking license

DEGIRO is the Dutch branch of flatexDEGIRO Bank AG. As a part of flatexDEGIRO Bank, we have our own banking license. That means your deposit is protected up to €100,000. We are supervised by the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) and by the DNB and the AFM in the Netherlands.

We help you out

Even though we are an execution-only broker, we can still help you on your investment journey! We are available to answer all your questions and guide you through the world of investing with lots of relevant investment information and education. From investment lessons and analysts views to financial news, ratios, company insights and more.

Contact page

Have a question or need help with anything? Please visit our Help Centre or get in touch with our Service Desk.

Knowledge Centre

Learn more about what investing entails, what kind of investor you are, different strategies and how you can use our tools to your advantage.

Investor’s Academy

Your hub for investment knowledge. Here you will learn how investing works, which products you can invest in and what strategies you can use.

Social Media

Follow us to get inspired, stay up to date, find inspiration and learn about what is going on in the world of investing.

Ready to start investing with us?

Open a free account and join over 2,5 million investors on our user-friendly platform.

Let’s get you started

Investing involves risks. You can lose (a part of) your invested funds. We advise you to only invest in financial products which match your knowledge and experience. This is not investment advice.

We want to empower people to become the best investors they can be. By offering a universe of possibilities and choices on our user-friendly platform, we are removing barriers to make investing accessible to everyone: beginners or experts. You get access to a wide variety of products on more than 50 global exchanges to have the freedom to invest the way you like. In our world, you also get great value for money. So, without compromising an inch on the quality, security and range of our investment services, we offer incredibly low fees. Prioritising your needs has helped us become the leading European online broker. Our 2,5+ million clients and 90+ international awards are proof of our success.


Terms and conditions for the CHF 100 transaction fees offer

If you activate your DEGIRO investment account before the 1st of July 2023, DEGIRO will reimburse your transaction fees up to CHF 100. The following conditions apply to this offer:

  • The offer is valid until the 30th of June 2023.
  • During the offer period, new clients who have activated an account will receive up to CHF 100 in transaction fees reimbursed.
  • The first transaction costs and external handling fees up to CHF 100 within the timeframe until the 31st of July 2023 will be reimbursed.
  • Currency handling fees (Auto FX trader and manual trade) are not eligible to be refunded with this promotion.
  • We will reimburse the transaction costs and external handling fees you have spent (up to a maximum of CHF 100) to your DEGIRO account in early August.
  • This offer is only valid for new clients with a Swiss DEGIRO account.
  • To be eligible for this offer, the new client needs to make a first deposit to validate the account (minimum deposit is CHF 0.01) and activate their DEGIRO account.
  • New clients who started their registration before the offer period, but activate their DEGIRO account during the offer period, are also eligible for this offer.
  • If an existing account is already linked to the address of the new client, participation is excluded.
  • Each new client can only claim the CHF 100 transaction credit once.

Acceptance of offer conditions

By participating in the offer, the client automatically accepts the offer conditions and terms. DEGIRO may terminate the campaign prematurely or change the campaign conditions. DEGIRO will communicate any changes via the website.


Participation in the offer is open to all clients who have activated an account at DEGIRO on or before the 30th of June 2023.