Shares are sometimes called equities or stocks. By buying shares you take a stake in a particular company. The price of shares can rise and fall.
Share dealing accounts allow you to buy and sell shares on the UK stock exchange in London, as well as range of other major global markets.
The features of a share dealing accoung may include:
- 24 hour access to your account
- Real time share price quotes
- Research tools, market new and share price alerts
- Access to a wide range of UK and international investments including Exchange Traded Funds, Exchange Traded Commodities, bonds and Gilts
Use the table above to compare share dealing accounts and find out more about how buying shares works.