Buy and sell investments

Info to help guide you around our buy and sell process.

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Reasons an order might be rejected or cancelled

Sometimes an order in a company or exchange-traded fund (ETF) may be rejected or cancelled.
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Place a limit order

You can place limit orders for companies and exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
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Buy investments

Info about placing orders in companies and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on Sharesies.
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Cancel an order

You can usually cancel an order that hasn’t yet filled, but we can’t guarantee it’ll be cancelled.
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Order processing times

There’s no way to confirm when your order for a company or exchange-traded fund (ETF) might fill on Sharesies.
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What's a limit order?

A limit order gives you more control to buy or sell shares at a specific price, or better!
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Differences between a market and limit order

Market orders let the market decide the price. Limit orders give you more control to buy and sell shares at a specific price.
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American depositary receipts (ADRs)

American depositary receipts (ADRs) give investors opportunity to invest in foreign companies that aren’t directly listed on a US exchange.
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Partially filled orders

An order might partially fill, or not fill all at once. You can usually cancel a partially filled order.
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Selling an investment

You can place market or limit sell orders in Australian, NZ, or US investments.
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Watchlist

Save a company or fund to your Watchlist to keep track of investments you’re interested in.
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Investment requests

We’re often able to add companies or funds to Sharesies based on certain criteria.
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