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Sharesight allows you to bulk import your historical buy and sell trades directly from nabtrade. You can also have your ongoing trades automatically synced to your Sharesight portfolio. Keep reading to learn how.

How to import your historical trades

Note: This only imports your trade history. Once you have imported your history, set up the Trade Confirmation Emails feature to automatically import future trades.
Note: These steps are only applicable for ASX trades. Please reach out to the customer support if you have international trades.

1 - Log into your nabtrade Account.

2 - Navigate to the Trading tab at the top of the page.

3 - From the dropdown select Confirmations.


4 - Set the date range. Set it wide enough to include your entire trading history for Sharesight to be able to calculate your lifetime performance.

5 - When the data displays, click the spreadsheet link to download the file.


Once your file is downloaded, you can import it into Sharesight via the steps below:

1 – Login to or sign up for Sharesight.

2 - On the ‘Let's get you started with Sharesight’ page, select the ‘Import from a Broker’ tile.

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3 - Click on the ‘nabtrade’ tile on the ‘Import from a Broker’ page.

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4 – Click on 'Choose file' button.

5 - Select the file you download from nabtrade.

6 - Click 'Upload'.

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Note: If you have changed brokers and transferred the holdings to nabtrade these trades will not be imported into Sharesight, and will need to be added manually.

7 – The ‘Ready to Import’ page will show an itemised list of all trades imported from your Nabtrade trading account. Verify and edit the trade data as required.

Trades appear under 'Rejected trades' page contains some errors that needs to be fixed, please refer to common errors page on how to fix them.

8 – Once you have verified the trade data, click ‘Finish and Import all’.

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9 - Once the trades are saved, your Sharesight portfolio will be populated and the Portfolio Overview Page will load.

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Your holdings will be calculated with Sharesight’s performance calculation methodology, which is a money-weighted return methodology, meaning the performance figures take account of the size and timing of cash flows.

Sharesight will automatically create dividends and corporate actions for the holdings you have imported.

How to automatically import future trades

You can automatically import your ongoing Nabtrade trades using Sharesight's trade confirmation emails feature. Read more about how to forward your contract notes in the stepos below.

  1. Login to Nabtrade.

  2. Click on Admin in the navigation bar.

  3. Select Settings from the menu.

  4. Click on Personal Details tab.

  5. Click Edit in the “Confirmations” section.

  6. Click add another email address.

  7. Copy & Paste your portfolio email address as a Primary email (Email 1).

  8. Enter your PIN number.

  9. Click Apply changes.

Now that you have populated your portfolio we recommend you:

1 - Review the trades imported:

a – Handle any negative holdings - Holdings with less buy trades than sell trades (occurs when you have transferred stocks from another broker).

b - Check fractional share trades for rounding differences.

c - Exchange rates are generated by Sharesight using the end of day exchange rate. These can be edited within the trade.

d - Handle any non automated corporate actions, such as mergers etc.

2 - Verify and confirm automatically generated data (dividends and corporate actions).

3 - Share access to your portfolio with your accountant.

4 - Add your other investments to Sharesight.

5 - Use Sharesight to help you complete your tax return.