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With our low fees and wide trading possibilities, we make investing in bonds accessible to everyone.
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A bond is a fixed income financial product that allows an investor to lend money to an issuing entity, usually governments or corporations. In return, the buyer of a bond (the lender) typically receives regular payments, called coupons, until the issuer repays the principal, also known as the face value or par value, on the maturity date. Would you like to learn more? Read our bond article for all you need to know.Open an account
There are a number of considerations that need to be made when investing. A good starting point is to determine what type of investor you are. What is your investment style? Are you going to be an active or a passive investor?
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There are many advantages of investing in bonds. Bonds are considered to be a relatively safe investment and they offer regular income payments. They can also help to diversify your portfolio because they have a low correlation with other types of financial products, such as stocks.Open an account
While bonds are considered to be a relatively safe investment, it is not without risk. It is important to be aware of all the types of risk that may arise, which can also vary from one bond to another. We advise you to only invest in financial products that match your knowledge and experience.
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Investing involves risks. You can lose (a part of) your invested funds. We advise you to only invest in financial products which match your knowledge and experience. This is not investment advice.
We want to empower people to become the best investors they can be. By offering a universe of possibilities and choices on our user-friendly platform, we are removing barriers to make investing accessible to everyone: beginners or experts. You get access to a wide variety of products on more than 50 global exchanges to have the freedom to invest the way you like. In our world, you also get great value for money. So, without compromising an inch on the quality, security and range of our investment services, we offer incredibly low fees. Prioritising your needs has helped us become the leading European online broker. Our 2+ million clients and 90+ international awards are proof of our success.
Terms and conditions for the €100 transaction fees offer
If you activate your DEGIRO investment account before the 1st of May 2023, DEGIRO will reimburse your transaction fees up to €100. The following conditions apply to this offer:
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By participating in the offer, the client automatically accepts the offer conditions and terms. DEGIRO may terminate the campaign prematurely or change the campaign conditions. DEGIRO will communicate any changes via the website.
Participation in the offer is open to all clients who have activated an account at DEGIRO on or before the 30th of April 2023.