Online Share Trading

Please Note: Absa stockbrokers will be busy with technical upgrades and website improvements on the following days and times. During this period the website will be inaccessible. We do apologise in advance for any inconvenience this may cause:

Saturday 13th Feb from 7:00am to Sunday 14th Feb 7:00am

Save to invest and not just save

Invest in all ETFs using one of the cheapest and most effortless products with ETF Only

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Indices and FX rates

All share

Exchange rates

ZAR/AUDR 11.1360
ZAR/EURR 17.7526
ZAR/GBPR 22.6788
ZAR/USDR 15.6692

Top 40

Mid cap

Small cap

Resources 10

Industrial 25

Financial 15


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What differentiates our offering?


Very competitive trading fees

Online Share Trading provides efficiency order execution at very competitive trading and custodial fees. Our in-house settlements office follows strong internal controls to ensure a secure custodial service. Visit and view the pricing for all our products.


Safe custody of your holdings and cash

For the execution of your trades, safe custody of your holdings and your un-invested cash, along with your monthly statements (either emailed or printed), there's simply no reason why you should settle for second best.

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Knowledge and advice

We want you to be a successful and better investor so we have made the process easier to sign up for trading/investing and get one-on-one advice. Our portal is developed to provide knowledge and advice on the world of investing, as well as tips and advice on how to improve your long-term investment goals in order to prosper. We have created this portal as a smarter and better investor platform to navigate you through your journey.

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Support when you need it

Our customer relationship team is available if needed from 08:30 to 17:00, Monday to Friday, or you can speak to one of our wealth management consultants, either via email or telephone: 0860 05 04 03 or



Our well-developed infrastructure caters to the needs of retail and high-net-worth clients and our service is friendly and personal. All clients may view their portfolios online in a secure environment with up-to-date prices and research.

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Shari'ah Investing

We provide clients with a list of JSE™ Shari'ah-compliant shares online that you can invest in. These shares carry all the information that you require to make an informed decision on what to invest in. We also have the ETF Shari'ah Top 40 that you can invest through our TFSA and ETF Only accounts. For those looking for someone to manage their investment, our portfolio management team can offer you a Shari'ah-compliant investment portfolio.