CommSec Trading Account
Many SMSF investors choose to make shares an important part of their investment strategy. Once you've set up your SMSF Commonwealth Direct Investment Account you can easily build your fund by linking to a CommSec Trading Account. It's free to join and you'll enjoy discounted brokerage from $19.95* from Australia's best feature-packed online broker^.
Please note: You need to open your SMSF Commonwealth Direct Investment Account first. You'll need that account number to complete the CommSec application online.
It's simple to set up a CommSec Trading Account for your fund...
To set up a new CommSec Trading Account:
♦ Apply via the join now button below. You'll need to enter these details for each trustee:
♦ Personal identification (for example, your driver's licence).
♦ Trust deed.
♦ Your SMSF fund's Tax File Number (TFN) or Australian Business Number (ABN).
♦ Nominate your SMSF Commonwealth Direct Investment Account as your settlement account.
♦ Elect to be CHESS sponsored by CommSec.
* To be eligible for discount brokerage you are required to trade online, be CHESS sponsored and have your SMSF Commonwealth Direct Investment Account (CDIA) linked for settlement.
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Commonwealth Securities Limited ABN 60 067 254 399, AFSL 238814 (CommSec) is a wholly owned but non-guaranteed subsidiary of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124 AFSL 234945 and a participant of the ASX Group. 'SMSF Commonwealth Direct Investment Account' is a product of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia