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Comparison Robinhood vs Vanguard

A dozen different brokers were comparatively assessed on InvestorGreg.net, and the best online trading brokers were found. Here, we compare Robinhood vs Vanguard. Which of them: Robinhood or Vanguard a better online broker?

First of all, we’ll compare the commission fees of the two brokers. The commission fee of Robinhood on regular transactions of the stock exchange is commission-free, and Vanguard has a commission fee of $7 per trade (first 25). When analyzing trading options, the commission fees of Robinhood is commission-free, and that one of Vanguard is $7+$1 per contract (first 25). The full online broker reviews contains more detailed information on the brokers’ commission fees.

Investors should always know about types of online trading supported by broker and about tools provided by them in trading. It is very important information as well. Let’s compare them. are Robinhood provides customers with Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Crypto Trading, and Vanguard provides customers with Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Mutual Funds Trading. As for platforms, Robinhood offers Web Platform, Android App, iOS App, while Vanguard offers Web Platform, Android App, iOS App.

In conclusion, when comparing the two online brokers, we should pay our attention to the year and country of foundation, the regulatory authorities and ways to withdraw funds. Robinhood was founded in 2013 in United States, and it is regulated by SEC, FINRA. And Vanguard was founded in 1975 in USA, and it is regulated by Various local Jurisdictions. We can withdraw funds from Robinhood with the help of Bank Wire, and its withdrawal fee is free. And Vanguard provides the ability to withdraw funds with the help of Bank Wire, and its withdrawal fee is $10. The withdrawal time for Robinhood is 5 days trading holding period for uninvested funds, and that one for Vanguard is 3 Business days.

As a result, the rating of Robinhood is 3.4 stars versus that of Vanguard of 3.9 stars.

Overall Rating

 
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
 
Robinhood
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
Vanguard
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education

Fees

Fees
Stock
ETFs
Options
Mutual Funds
Cryptocurrency
Robinhood
Stock
Commission-free
ETFs
Commission-free
Options
Commission-free
Mutual Funds
N/A
Cryptocurrency
Commission-free
Vanguard
Stock
$7 per trade (first 25)
ETFs
$7 per trade (first 25)
Options
$7+$1 per contract (first 25)
Mutual Funds
$7 per trade (first 25)
Cryptocurrency
N/A

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Crypto Trading
Robinhood
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Crypto Trading
Vanguard
Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Crypto Trading

Platforms

Platforms
Web Platform
Robinhood
Web Platform
Vanguard
Web Platform

Tools

Tools
Research & Analysis
Education
Robinhood
Research & Analysis
Education
Vanguard
Research & Analysis
Education

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
Robinhood
Android App
iOS App
Vanguard
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
Robinhood
Minimum deposit
None
Bank Wire
Vanguard
Minimum deposit
$0
Bank Wire

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
Robinhood
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
5 days trading holding period for uninvested funds
Withdrawal Fee
Free
Vanguard
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
3 Business days
Withdrawal Fee
$10

Security & Fairness

Security & Fairness
Сountry of Origin
Year Founded
Regulated By
Robinhood
Сountry of Origin
United States
Year Founded
2013
Regulated By
SEC, FINRA
Vanguard
Сountry of Origin
USA
Year Founded
1975
Regulated By
Various local Jurisdictions

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
Robinhood
Phone
No
Email
Yes
Live Chat
No
Vanguard
Phone
Yes
Email
No
Live Chat
No

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