eToro Education

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Regardless of your trading skills and experience, there’s a suite of educational materials and research tools that can be found on eToro.

That means you’ll be able to find useful information, guides and other resources even if you’re a beginner, an intermediate or an advanced trader.

If you’re curious to know all about the education element and offerings of eToro then this is a must-read article for you.

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If you're already interested about eToro and wondering where to begin then the very first step is to open an account. To make things easier, you just need to click on the button to get started.

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The “Guide” Menu Link

Via the platform menu, there is a “Guide” link which serves as an interactive guide for users who are still new to the interface. This serves as a beginner’s guide to eToro particularly for those are exploring the platform for the first time.

"Guide" link on the eToro platform

"Guide" link on the eToro platform

Clicking on “Guide” will launch it with a welcome message and on average will last for just around 3 minutes. It starts with the introduction of the Virtual Portfolio. When using this feature, the platform is grayed out most of the time and tooltips appear with short descriptions and information related to what is being discussed.

eToro interactive guide

eToro interactive guide

No User Manual

Since eToro’s online trading services are quite broad to be discussed in just a single document, there’s no single dedicated user manual. These are rather split into several sections via their trading academy and education menu.

Is There an E-book?

No. eToro’s website and education pages don’t offer any e-books.

How About a Guide in PDF Format?

The guides can be easily accessed and read directly from the website and these don't have any downloadable PDF versions. Most of their available PDF files are regarding their terms and conditions, and policies.

The Complete Guide to Fintech

Among the most comprehensive guides that they have is The Complete Guide to Fintech which is composed of 18 chapters. This covers a lot of topics including basic and advanced trading as well as wealth management techniques and information about the integrated tools that can be used from the platform.

eToro's Complete Guide to Fintech

eToro's Complete Guide to Fintech

The eToro Trading Academy

The trading academy mainly features a selection of videos that can be accessed directly from their website. This is available even for non-registered users.

eToro trading academy

eToro trading academy

The videos are grouped into 3 categories:

  1. Trading on eToro: Features detailed videos related to the trading account, using the platform, its features and investing.
  2. Trading for Beginners: *Still in development
  3. Pro Trading: *Still in development

The “Education” Menu

On eToro’s website, there is an “Education” link at the top menu which when clicked, will open a dropdown menu of their educational materials, tools and resources.

eToro's "Education" menu

eToro's "Education" menu

News and Analysis: This regularly updated page has a lot of featured articles and covers a number of topics including trading, investing, market insights, stocks, crypto, CopyTrader, eToroX Exchange and updates from eToro.

Financial Markets Guides: These are comprehensive financial guides which come with a wealth of information, visual aids and detailed articles that can be useful for traders of all skill levels.

Video Tutorials: Clicking on this link will take you to the Trading Academy main page which was previously discussed.

Podcast: These are audio recordings that are hosted by Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein plus other guests who are mostly experts about the financial markets. Each episode can be streamed via the following streaming services:

  • Spotify
  • Google Podcasts
  • Apple Podcasts

What is Social Trading?: This is a detailed introduction to the social investment feature of eToro. It covers all the important elements of the social trading network including the copytrader function and other related matters.

Daily Market Review: This is a sub-sub-category of the News and Analysis section and Market Insights. This is generally a wrap-up and highlight of the latest news in the financial markets, and it is updated every day hence the term “daily”.

Trading School: As the name suggests, this is an interactive school for those who want to learn more about trading. Interested users can enroll in online classroom courses, attend webinars which are usually held every week, or listen to podcasts that are presented by financial experts.

Ready to trade with eToro?

Now that you have all the information about eToro's educational resources and features, you're probably more interested now about trading with this broker. The first step is to open an account and to make things easier, you just need to click on the button to get started.

Yes! Take me to eToro

eToro is a multi-asset platform which offers both investing in stocks and cryptoassets, as well as trading CFDs.

Please note that CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 67% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Past performance is not an indication of future results.

Cryptoassets are volatile instruments which can fluctuate widely in a very short timeframe and therefore are not appropriate for all investors. Other than via CFDs, trading cryptoassets is unregulated and therefore is not supervised by any EU regulatory framework.

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