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Buying on the EasyEquities widget

We've made it easier than ever to buy the shares and ETFs you like. All you need to do is select the Invest page, select what you would like to invest in and click ‘Buy’. From there you can enter the value you would like to purchase and then confirm the costs and continue to make your purchase. 

For a step by step guide, check out the article here

Some tips to make sure your transaction happens without a hitch. 

If you wish to buy anything outside of market hours, this will create a buy instruction and your transaction will take place when the market opens up again. Take a read through this article here for more information on buy instructions and this article here for the market hours of each account.

EasyEquities allows you to buy shares for any amount regardless of the share price because of the Fractional Share Rights you can purchase in a share through EasyEquities.

Your buy takes place as a Market Order. This means that you cannot specify the price you would like to sell at and will receive the best price in the market at the time of your transaction. 

If during market hours you cannot buy a certain share it could be that the share is currently in an intraday or volatility auction. Check out this article here for more info.

When will I be able to make instant investments from my bank account using my Capitec App?

The ability to instantly invest using funds from your Capitec bank account is high up on our priority list of new developments. Look out for this feature, coming soon.  

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