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1Broker and Robo-Advisor comparison information for competitors was obtained on September 8, 2016 from each firms individual websites and believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Some of the firms listed above may reduce or waive commissions or fees, depending on account activity or total account value. Motif, E*Trade, TD Ameritrade, Charles Schwab, Betterment, and Wealthfront are not affiliated.
2A motif is a basket of up to 30 stocks or ETFs for a total $9.95 commission. Broker competitor costs are calculated as equity stock commission multiplied by 30 trades.
3You can buy and sell the exchange-traded funds (ETFs) available through the E*TRADE Securities commission-free ETF program without paying brokerage commissions. For margin customers, the ETFs purchased through the program are not margin eligible for 30 days from the purchase date. To discourage short-term trading, E*TRADE Securities may charge a short-term trading fee on sales of participating ETFs held less than 30 days. The list of commission-free ETFs is subject to change at any time without notice.
TD Ameritrade features more than 100 commission-free, non-proprietary ETFs. To trade commission-free ETFs, you must be enrolled in the program. If you sell an eligible ETF within 30 days of it being purchased commission-free, a short-term trading fee will apply.
Trades in ETFs available through Schwab ETF OneSource™ (including Schwab ETFs™) are available without commissions when placed online in a Schwab account. Service charges apply for trade orders placed through a broker ($25) or by automated phone ($5). An exchange processing fee applies to sell transactions. Certain types of Schwab ETF OneSource transactions are not eligible for the commission waiver, such as short sells and buys to cover (not including Schwab ETFs). Schwab reserves the right to change the ETFs we make available without commissions. All ETFs are subject to management fees and expenses.
4Motif offers exclusive access to J.P. Morgan-led IPOs. Investing in an IPO is subject to unique risks, tolerance for volatility, and potential loss of principal, that customers should be aware of prior to making an investment decision. Motif cannot guarantee the availability of IPO shares for customers.
5Dollar-based trading: You can place stock trades in dollar denomination in real time using Motif’s patented technology. Competitor firms allow for trades in share denominations.
6Portfolio trading: You can trade a portfolio of up to 30 stocks or ETFs in a single motif transaction for one commission price.
7Automated investing: You can automate recurring investing in a portfolio.
Motif provides automated recurring investing in any professional motif or motif that you have built or customized—commission-free, for a recurring monthly subscription fee.
Adaptive Portfolio is offered through E*TRADE Capital Management, LLC (“ETCM”). ETCM offers the Adaptive Portfolio (“Adaptive Portfolio” or “Adaptive Portfolio program”), a discretionary wrap fee investment advisory program whereby clients pay a single asset-based fee for brokerage, custodial, investment advisory and other related services. The Maximum Annual Net Advisory Fee of 0.30% is the highest direct fee charged to any client in the Adaptive Portfolio Program with an account market value of $10,000 and over.
Advisors who use TD Ameritrade as their client’s custodian can choose robo-platforms from Veo Open Access, the TD open-architecture system that integrates with more than 100 third-party vendors.
Schwab Intelligent Portfolios™ is sponsored by Schwab Wealth Investment Advisory, Inc. Schwab Intelligent Portfolios provides automated investment advisory services to clients with $5,000 to invest. Clients will receive a diversified portfolio composed of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), as well as an FDIC-insured cash allocation (the “Cash Allocation”) that is based on the client’s stated investment objectives and risk tolerance. The portfolio of ETFs includes up to 20 asset classes across stocks, fixed income, real estate, and commodities.
†Wealthfront provides automated investment advisory services to clients with $500 to invest. First $10,000 is managed for free and amounts over $10,000 have an annual 0.25% annual fee. Betterment provides automated investment advisory services to clients with annual fees of 0.35% with $100 per month via direct deposit; 0.25% with $10,000 minimum; and 0.15% with $100,000 minimum.
Standard pricing: $9.95 total commission per motif transaction. Other fees may apply. For details on fees and commissions, please click here.
Investing in securities involves risks, you should be aware of prior to making an investment decision, including the possible loss of principal. An investment in individual stocks, or a collection of stocks focused on a particular theme or idea, such as a motif, may be subject to increased risk of price fluctuation over more diversified holdings due to adverse developments which can affect a particular industry or sector. Investments in ETFs can include those with a narrow or targeted investment strategy and can be subject to similar sector risks than more broadly diversified investments. Motif makes no representation regarding the suitability of a particular investment or investment strategy. You are responsible for all investment decisions you make including understanding the risks involved with your investment strategy.
Motif Capital Management, Inc., is an SEC-registered investment adviser and a separate, wholly-owned subsidiary of Motif Investing, Inc., a registered broker-dealer and member SIPC.
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