How to buy ETF

How to buy ETF

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy a ETF

Buy any ETF with eToro in three easy steps!

Step 1

Create a eToro account

Use the following link and join at eToro.

Provide an email address, take a username, and select a strong, secure password.

The infrastructure and website of eToro is secure and fast, so you're personal data is safe.

Step 2

Verify your identity


In order to buy a ETF, you will need to provide your name, date of birth, country and phone number as well as additional support documents verifying your identity.

Those supporting documents are a valid ID, like Passport, Drivers license or National identity card (front + back) and sometimes also Proof of Residence Document like Utility bill(water, electricity, gas, internet, phone), Payroll statement -or- Official salary document from employer, Insurance statement, Residence certificate or Tax document.


Such an verfication of identity is there to forbid identity fraud or theft.

Step 3

Begin buying a ETF by depositing fiat currencies, like USD or EUR


Backing your account with fiat currencies, like EUR or USD for trading can be done different ways, which includes domestic wire transfers, SWIFT and SEPA or creditcard.

The variant you choose will be based on your location and preference.

Once your fiat currency hits your account, you will be able to buy any ETF.

With your account you will as well have access to support, charting tools and leveraged trading.

Congratulations! You've successfully bought a ETF.



That's it!

A couple more guides for buying ETFs:


How to buy JPMorgan BetaBuilders Canada ETF

How to buy Invesco PureBeta FTSE Developed ex-North America ETF

How to buy John Hancock Multifactor Consumer Staples ETF

How to buy VanEck Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF

How to buy Invesco DWA Industrials Momentum ETF

How to buy Global X China Biotech Innovation ETF

How to buy Vanguard Extended Market ETF

How to buy Overlay Shares Small Cap Equity ETF

How to buy Invesco S&P SmallCap Value with Momentum ETF

How to buy iShares MSCI Qatar ETF

How to buy SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF

How to buy iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF

How to buy Trend Aggregation ESG ETF

How to buy Xtrackers MSCI Emerging Markets Hedged Equity ETF

How to buy Aberdeen Standard Physical Precious Metals Basket Shares ETF

How to buy ETF