How it works

How it works

You don’t need to be in the US to invest in the US

It’s never been easier to invest abroad. With Passfolio, people in over 170 countries  can use their local currency and local deposit methods to invest in US dollars, stocks, ETFs and REITs from the American market.

Get started

Create your account

Click here to sign up for Passfolio today and create your account by sending
us some basic information about you. It only takes 5 minutes!

1

Download the app

After signing up, download the Passfolio app on the App Store or Google Play.
All your investments can be managed from the palm of your hand.

2

Add funds

You can deposit just $100 to start. We accept deposits via wire transfers, TED,
Remessa Online or even cryptocurrencies through Passfolio Financial*.

3

Start investing

With Passfolio, you can convert your local currency to dollars and trade
3,000+ US stocks, ETFs and REITs, all with no commission fees**.

4

* Passfolio is the brand name of Panchain, Inc. Passfolio Securities LLC and Passfolio Financial LLC are fully-owned subsidiaries of Panchain, Inc. Securities and cryptocurrencies are very different types of assets. Cryptocurrencies are not securities. Purchasing cryptocurrencies comes with a number of risks. Please read Passfolio Financial Cryptocurrency Risk Disclosure. Currency and cryptocurrency exchange services provided by Passfolio Financial LLC (“Passfolio Crypto”), a US Money Services Business registered with FinCEN. Passfolio Financial LLC is not a broker dealer. Cryptocurrencies are not protected by either FDIC or SIPC. Securities products and services offered to self-directed investors through Passfolio Securities LLC Member FINRA / SIPC. Passfolio Securities, LLC does not provide cryptocurrency-related services. Passfolio Securities LLC is a member of SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to $500,000 (including $250,000 for claims for cash). Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org. To purchase securities using cryptocurrencies, you must first convert it into U.S. Dollars using Passfolio Financial LLC. You must then move the U.S. Dollar proceeds to your brokerage account at Passfolio Securities LLC where you can use it to buy securities.

** Securities less than $5 cost $0.02/share. Please see our disclosures on other charges.

1

Create your account

Click here to sign up for Passfolio today and create your account by sending us some basic information about you. It only takes 5 minutes!

2

Download the app

After signing up, download the Passfolio app on the App Store or Google Play. All your investments can be managed from the palm of your hand.

3

Add funds

You can deposit just $100 to start. We accept deposits via wire transfers, TED, RemessaOnline or even cryptocurrencies through Passfolio Financial*.

4

Start investing

With Passfolio, you can convert your local currency to dollars and trade 3,000+ US stocks, ETFs and REITs, all with no commission fees**.

* Passfolio is the brand name of Panchain, Inc. Passfolio Securities LLC and Passfolio Financial LLC are fully-owned subsidiaries of Panchain, Inc. Securities and cryptocurrencies are very different types of assets. Cryptocurrencies are not securities. Purchasing cryptocurrencies comes with a number of risks. Please read Passfolio Financial Cryptocurrency Risk Disclosure. Currency and cryptocurrency exchange services provided by Passfolio Financial LLC (“Passfolio Crypto”), a US Money Services Business registered with FinCEN. Passfolio Financial LLC is not a broker dealer. Cryptocurrencies are not protected by either FDIC or SIPC. Securities products and services offered to self-directed investors through Passfolio Securities LLC Member FINRA / SIPC. Passfolio Securities, LLC does not provide cryptocurrency-related services. Passfolio Securities LLC is a member of SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to $500,000 (including $250,000 for claims for cash). Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org. To purchase securities using cryptocurrencies, you must first convert it into U.S. Dollars using Passfolio Financial LLC. You must then move the U.S. Dollar proceeds to your brokerage account at Passfolio Securities LLC where you can use it to buy securities.

** Please see our disclosures on other charges

A new US stock broker for you

Track your portfolio’s performance, discover new US assets to invest in and trade shares of companies like Google, Facebook or Apple!

Why choose Passfolio?

We offer a variety of assets for you to invest in a secure way, with no minimums and for free!

Brazilian brokers

US brokers

Assets available
Deposit methods available
Commission fees
Account transfer fees

(to transfer your brokerage account to them)

Brazilian stocks,
Bonds,
Investment funds

TED

$0-6 per order

TED
(not always available),
International Wire Transfer

$0-$8.60 per order

US stocks,
ETFs, REITs

US stocks,
ETFs, REITs

Cryptocurrencies

(Via Passfolio Financial)**

TED,
International Wire Transfer,
RemessaOnline, TransferWise

Cryptocurrencies

(Via Passfolio Financial)**

FREE

Securities less than $5 cost $0.02/share

FREE

+$100 reimbursement for accounts worth over $2,000

Learn more

FREE

Registration
Minimum investment
Maintenance fees

Local regulation

$0-$5

$0-$2

Member of FINRA and SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to US$500,000 (including US$250,000 for claims for cash).

Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org

Member of FINRA and SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to US$500,000 (including US$250,000 for claims for cash).

Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org

No minimums

FREE

No minimums

FREE

FREE

* Data sources used for this comparative chart: 1  2      

** Passfolio is the brand name of Panchain, Inc. Passfolio Securities LLC and Passfolio Financial LLC are fully-owned subsidiaries of Panchain, Inc. Securities and cryptocurrencies are very different types of assets. Cryptocurrencies are not securities. Purchasing cryptocurrencies comes with a number of risks. Please read Passfolio Financial Cryptocurrency Risk Disclosure. Currency and cryptocurrency exchange services provided by Passfolio Financial LLC (“Passfolio Crypto”), a US Money Services Business registered with FinCEN. Passfolio Financial LLC is not a broker dealer. Cryptocurrencies are not protected by either FDIC or SIPC. Securities products and services offered to self-directed investors through Passfolio Securities LLC Member FINRA / SIPC. Passfolio Securities, LLC does not provide cryptocurrency-related services. Passfolio Securities LLC is a member of SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to $500,000 (including $250,000 for claims for cash). Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org. To purchase securities using cryptocurrencies, you must first convert it into U.S. Dollars using Passfolio Financial LLC. You must then move the U.S. Dollar proceeds to your brokerage account at Passfolio Securities LLC where you can use it to buy securities.

*** Securities less than $5 cost $0.02/share. Please see our disclosures on other charges.

Brazilian brokers

US brokers

Registration

Deposit methods available

Assets available

US stocks,
ETFs, REITs

Brazilian stocks,
Bonds,
Investment funds

TED,
International Wire Transfer,
RemessaOnline, TransferWise

Cryptocurrencies

(Via Passfolio Financial)**

TED (not always available),
International Wire Transfer

TED

Minimum investment

Commission fees

Maintenance fees

FREE

+$100 reimbursement for accounts worth over $2,000

Learn more

FREE

FREE

Account transfer fees

(to transfer your brokerage account to them)

FREE

Securities less than $5 cost $0.02/share

$0-$8.60 per order

No minimums

No minimums

US stocks,
ETFs, REITs

Cryptocurrencies

(Via Passfolio Financial)**

Member of FINRA and SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to US$500,000 (including US$250,000 for claims for cash).

Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org

Member of FINRA and SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to US$500,000 (including US$250,000 for claims for cash).

Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org

Local regulation

TED

$0-6 per order

FREE

FREE

$0-$2

* Data sources used for this comparative chart: 1  2      

** Passfolio is the brand name of Panchain, Inc. Passfolio Securities LLC and Passfolio Financial LLC are fully-owned subsidiaries of Panchain, Inc. Securities and cryptocurrencies are very different types of assets. Cryptocurrencies are not securities. Purchasing cryptocurrencies comes with a number of risks. Please read Passfolio Financial Cryptocurrency Risk Disclosure. Currency and cryptocurrency exchange services provided by Passfolio Financial LLC (“Passfolio Crypto”), a US Money Services Business registered with FinCEN. Passfolio Financial LLC is not a broker dealer. Cryptocurrencies are not protected by either FDIC or SIPC. Securities products and services offered to self-directed investors through Passfolio Securities LLC Member FINRA / SIPC. Passfolio Securities, LLC does not provide cryptocurrency-related services. Passfolio Securities LLC is a member of SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to $500,000 (including $250,000 for claims for cash). Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org. To purchase securities using cryptocurrencies, you must first convert it into U.S. Dollars using Passfolio Financial LLC. You must then move the U.S. Dollar proceeds to your brokerage account at Passfolio Securities LLC where you can use it to buy securities.

*** Please see our disclosures on other charges.

What users are saying about Passfolio

Is Passfolio secure? Is Passfolio worth it? Check out what our users are saying about us!*

* The testimonials may not be representative of the experience of other clients and not indicative of future performance or success.
Invest now

Start investing in the US today!

Invest now.