eToro Fees Explained | Watch Before Investing


eToro is a multi-asset platform which offers both investing in stocks and cryptocurrencies, as well as trading CFD assets.

Please note that CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 75 % of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.


Social investing network eToro has grown in popularity in recent years rapidly. But not many eToro traders are fully aware of all fees and charges on this trading platform. If you are already one of them or if you only consider joining you should really watch this video before you invest any money.


Author of  this video explains all the different Etoro fees and charges and shows you what happens when you invest 1000 pounds and how eToro fees can eat up your profit.

Video covers these topics:

1. eToro Withdrawal fee
They have $25 withdrawal fee.

2. Currency Conversion Fee
Etoro operates with dollars only, so when you deposit money with other currencies, you pay a conversion fee.

Just to confuse all the newbies, eToro conversion fee is calculated in pips.
50pips for UK
250 pips for EUR

3. eToro Spread Fee
Spread fees are charged when you buy any asset like  stocks, cryptos like bitcoin, or others, however they are included in the buying price that you see in eToro.

Spread fee for stocks is 0.09%.

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4. eToro Overnight Fee
eToro charges also overnight fees, which is basically a small fee for them to lend you the money to hold the position overnight.

It doesn’t always get applied, mostly when you borrow money (leverage) from etoro. However there are also overnight refunds when eToro pays you refund for holdinng your position overnight. You can learn more on this topic in our article: Playing with eToro´s overnight fees/refunds to make more money

5. Inactivity Fee
Did you know that if you don’t log in for 12 months to your account, you will be charged monthly inactivity fee of $10 per month. Until you ran out of balance or login again.

6. Excel fee calculator
Author of the video shows you what happens when you invest 1000 GBP and how much fees will you have, if you invest in stocks.

Note: “All trading involves risk. Only risk capital you’re prepared to lose. Past performance does not guarantee future results.
This post is for educational purposes and should not be considered as investment advice”


eToro is a multi-asset platform which offers both investing in stocks and cryptocurrencies, as well as trading CFD assets.

Please note that CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 75 % of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.