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Automatically track your Tiger Brokers trades with Sharesight

by Stephanie Stefanovic, Content Manager, Sharesight | Apr 27th 2023

Sharesight and Tiger Brokers have partnered to make it even easier for Australian and New Zealand investors to track their investments in Sharesight. By connecting their Tiger Brokers account to Sharesight, investors can automatically sync their trading data to a Sharesight portfolio, allowing them to take advantage of Sharesight’s award-winning performance, dividend tracking and tax reporting. To learn more about the benefits of connecting Sharesight and Tiger Brokers, keep reading.

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Who are Tiger Brokers?

Tiger Brokers (Nasdaq: TIGR), founded in 2014, is a leading online brokerage firm with a focus on redefining global investing with technologies for the next generation. Its flagship trading platform, Tiger Trade, was introduced in 2015 and now serves over 9 million users and more than 2 million account holders worldwide. The company owns 69 licences and qualifications in different global markets, and has become the fastest-growing online broker for Millennials and Gen Z.

Our philosophy is simple. Tiger Trade is committed to democratising access to the global markets, and growing our users' full potential as investors. With this in mind, the company has designed a platform that is innovative, secure, user-friendly and focuses on the power of knowledge, delivering trading opportunities in the Australian, American and Asian markets with transparent in-depth information at users' fingertips.

What makes the Tiger Trade app unique?

The Tiger Trade app offers bang-for-the-buck commission fees, real-time data straight from the major stock exchanges, and a community portal that puts users in touch with other like-minded investors.

With Tiger Trade, Australian investors can trade shares, ETFs and options in the US, Australian and Hong Kong markets. New Zealand investors can also access these assets in the US, Australian, Hong Kong, Chinese and Singapore markets. In addition, the platform’s auto-invest and fractional share trading capabilities mean investors have the ability to enter the market and build their portfolios starting from as little as US$1.

The focus of Tiger Brokers is to educate investors and give them access to data and resources that will enable them to gain a better understanding of investing. To help facilitate this, the Tiger Trade app has a demo account that is available to every user. The demo account allows users to experiment with virtual funds, work out strategies and have hands-on experience in the stock market prior to placing their securities orders.

Tiger Brokers also offers educational resources that can be found through Tiger Academy, creating an all-in-one investment platform for users.

Why has Tiger Trade integrated with Sharesight?

By integrating with Sharesight’s API, Tiger Brokers can provide an even better service to Tiger Trade’s clients in Oceania. Clients will benefit from having more information at their fingertips, with a convenient overview of their share portfolio, plus greater insights into their portfolio performance and tax reporting.

"I am thrilled to announce the integration of Tiger Brokers and Sharesight. We are committed to providing our clients with the best investment experience and this integration is a major milestone in achieving this goal," says Greg Boland, CEO of Tiger Brokers New Zealand.

"With Sharesight's cloud-based portfolio tracking and reporting platform, our clients can now seamlessly track and manage their investment performance across multiple asset classes. This integration will provide our clients with real-time data on portfolio performance, dividend income and tax obligations, allowing them to make informed investment decisions. We are confident that this integration will be a game-changer for our clients, and we are excited to continue exploring ways to enhance our services and provide our clients with the best investment experience possible."

Why investors should connect Sharesight and Tiger Trade

By connecting their Tiger Brokers account to Sharesight, not only can investors effortlessly track their Tiger Trade account in Sharesight, but they will also gain access to Sharesight’s Tiger Plan. This allows investors to take advantage of some of Sharesight’s premium features, including the ability to track unlimited holdings and benchmark their portfolio against any one of the 240,000+ stocks, ETFs, unit trusts and funds that Sharesight supports.

"We’re excited to launch this unique partnership with Tiger Brokers," says Doug Morris, Sharesight CEO.

"Going beyond a standard API connection, for the first time we are offering a separate plan just for Tiger clients, giving them the opportunity to experience some of our premium portfolio tracking features. We hope to introduce many Tiger clients to our portfolio tracking and reporting tools, which we ultimately feel will help them become smarter investors."

How to connect Sharesight and your Tiger Brokers account

To connect your Tiger Brokers account to Sharesight, simply follow these steps:

  1. Login to your Tiger Brokers account and select the "Report" tile.

  2. Select the "Tax Report" tab. You will be prompted to either link to an existing Sharesight account or create a new one, after which you will be redirected to the Sharesight login/sign up page.

  3. Authorise access to your Sharesight account. Once access is authorised, you will be redirected to your Tiger Brokers account. Moving forward, your trades will be synced daily (23:00 AEDT).

Note: The integration is only available to Tiger Brokers’ New Zealand and Australian customers.

For more information on how to connect your account, see our help page.

Get started with Sharesight and Tiger Trade

If you’d like to get started using Sharesight and Tiger Brokers, sign up for an Australian or New Zealand Tiger Trade account to access the Tiger Plan and connect your Sharesight portfolio to your brokerage account.

Investors who sign up via the above links before the end of May 2023 will receive a 30-day free trial of the Tiger Plan. Click the links above for more details.

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