Current Wells Fargo brokerage trading account margin interest rates on loaned funds.

Wells Fargo Margin Interest Rates

Debit Balance Margin Interest Rates
under $24,999.99 11.25%
$25,000 - $49,999.99 10.75%
$50,000 – $99,999.99 10.25%
$100,000 - $249,999.99 9.75%
$250,000 - $499,999.99 9.25%
$500,000 - $999,999.99 8.75%
$1,000,000 - $4,999,999.99 8.25%
$5,000,000 - $9,999,999.99 7.75%
above $10,000,000 7.25%


Wells Fargo base lending rate (BLR) is 7.25%.


Wells Fargo

WellsTrade is Wells Fargo’s on-line discount broker. The financial giant also offers managed account services and investment advice through Wells Fargo Advisors.

Stock and ETF trades at WellsTrade cost just $5.95. Wells Fargo Bank customers who have a Portfolio by Wells Fargo relationship receive a $3 discount. This bank package requires $25,000 in bank deposits, or $50,000 in total bank and brokerage balances, or a $30 monthly subscription fee.

Using a live broker at WellsTrade tacks on an additional $25. Option contracts are 75 cents each and assignments and exercises cost $25 plus the stock commission.

Although WellsTrade doesn’t provide any commission-free ETF’s, the broker does offer a large selection of mutual funds. There are more than 9,500 funds, with more than 2,000 having neither load nor transaction fee.

Learn more in Wells Fargo brokerage review.


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