Cheap Share Dealing

Share dealing platforms for UK and international trading

Trade From
0%
No markup, no ticket fee, no management fees
Features
Commission free share investing. Buy fractional shares. Access to TipRanks expert share analysis & price targets.
Platform Fees

Additional fees may be applied for eToro service. Your capital is at risk. Other fees apply. For more information, visit eToro

Why we like it:  eToro is the world’s largest community of traders and investors, numbering more than 10 million from more than 140 countries. With eToro get exactly what you’re paying for with commission-free stock investing. Receive notifications on volatility and market events and get Free access to TipRanks expert stock analysis and price targets. Capital at risk. Other fees may apply

FEATURES: One of the attractions of eToro as a platform is the ability to participate in copy and social trading.  CopyTrader is eToro’s most popular feature and allows you to view what traders are doing in real time and copy their trading automatically. If you are a beginner learning the basics or simply don’t have time to watch the markets, this feature allows you to leverage other traders expertise.

Trade From
£2.95
Flat fee for buying stocks on LSE or buying ETF's
Features
£500 OFFER: Open an account by 31st December & get £500 trading commission to use within 3 months. T&Cs apply.
Platform Fees
No Fee
Why we like it: A complete multi-currency platform with low fees. Zero commission and no added spreads on share CFD’s. Smart interfaces, fast and reliable execution, and no hidden costs. Over 30 million orders processed every year. Capital at risk.
Trade From
£4.95
Features
ADVFN "Best Execution Only Broker 2020"
Platform Fees
0.25% pa
Good to know: There is no charge to set up or transfer a share dealing account and no charge to pay money into the account. You can deal from as little as £1.50, and you will never pay more than £9.95 per online deal. Voted ‘Best Execution Only Broker 2020’  by ADVFN International Financial Awards. Capital at risk.
Trade From
£5.95
Features
UK's No1 broker. Trusted by over 1 million investors.
Platform Fees
No fees for share dealing

Good to know: Online trading charges based on previous month’s activity. 20+ trades made in previous month is £5.95 a trade. 10-19 trades are £8.95 a trade. Less than 10 trades it’s £11.95. Get Access to live prices. Easy set up – Buy & sell shares in minutes! Capital at risk.

Trade From
£9.99 pm
Using the Investor Service Plan
Features
Ideal for investors who want flexibility and uncapped investment options.
Platform Fees
No transfer or exit fees. From £7.99 using the Investor Service Plan

Why we like it: An award-winning trading account. The second largest platform in the UK with the widest choice of investment options in the market including funds, investment trusts, ETF’s and more. Open online in less than 10 minutes. Access to expert independent ideas and analysis. Low cost fees and trading. Capital at risk.

Trade From
£8
0% commission on US shares
Features
Pay zero commission on US share trades. Unique out of hours US share dealing offering.
Platform Fees
£0 to £24 per quarter

Good to know: Pay zero commission on US share trades, and just £3 on UK share trades, when you trade three or more times a month with IG. No admin or transfer fees. Custody fee of £24 per quarter, charged if you hold share dealing or ISA assets at the end of the quarter. Capital at risk.

Trade From
£3
standard trade rate
Features
Barclays Price Improver.
Platform Fees

£4 to £125 pm

Transaction fees from £3 for funds (or £1 for each automated regular investment), plus a platform fee of £4-£125/month. Invest in over 2,000 funds plus Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Investment Trusts, Shares and more. The value of investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invest. If you’re unsure about investing we recommend you ask for independent advice. Capital at risk.

Top Share Dealing Accounts

1. Fineco Bank

Trade all products anywhere with Finec’s top rated App; mobile streaming quotes and news, live P&L updates and customisable interactive charts.

About Fineco

Founded in 1999 Fineco are one of Europe’s largest banks listed on the Euro Stoxx 600. They are a authorised bank by the Bank of Italy and fully regulated by the FCA and PRA. With 1.3 million clients in Italy they have financial assets of €81bn.

Why Fineco:

TAKE YOUR TRADING TO THE NEXT LEVEL

PROFESSIONAL TRADING DATA AND TOOLS

• Free real time quotes for UK, EU and US Markets

• Professional interactive charting system featuring customizable timeframes and technical indicators

• Stock order books on 5 levels

• Real-time news and from Reuters, MF-DJ, Twitter and more

• Keep track of your positions and manage your risk with stops and limits

• Economic calendar and upcoming events to plan your daily strategy

Special Offer:

Get 50 Free Trades For 2 Months*

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*Terms Apply (See Fineco Bank website for details)

More info on Fineco Sharedealing »

2. Interactive Investor

Ideal for use with our trading, ISA and SIPP accounts, our app is available for iPhone® and Android devices. The ii app is as safe and secure as trading online, and by using your existing username and password you can trade, get quotes and manage your portfolio with a touch of a button. Latest update includes:

Face & Touch ID – fast and secure access to your account

Newsfeeds – bringing you the latest updates from our award-winning news service

Secure Messaging – contact us about your account wherever you are

Mobile Stream UK Level 2 Share Prices On The Go

Stream UK Level 2 share prices and create custom workspaces easily with the most feature-rich application of its kind.

With access to market data, analytics and research information, Quotestream is uniquely designed to give you all the tools you need to create your own unique portfolio.

More info on the Interactive Investor App »

3. IG

Take control of your trading with access to 1000’s of markets (including stocks,forex and indices).

Why IG?

  • Native designs across all major mobile and tablet devices
  • Regularly updated to give you the best trading experience possible
  • Absolutely free to download
  • Trade confidently with secure 256-bit SSL encryption
  • Access exclusive data and analysis on forex, stocks and shares, indices and more

The IG mobile dealing apps give you access to a wide range of markets, such as:

Forex

Trade FX markets with IG’s lowest ever spreads, including EUR/USD and AUD/USD from 0.6 points

Shares

Open positions on thousands of shares from major indices around the world

Indices

Speculate on a variety of stock indices, with 24-hour markets on the FTSE 100, Wall Street, Germany 30 and more

Commodities

Trade futures, as well as commodities with no expiry points: including Brent Crude and Spot Gold

Voted Winner “Best Trading App” Investors Chronicle Investment & Wealth Management Awards 2018

More info on the IG  App »

4. AJ Bell

The AJ Bell Youinvest app puts your investment portfolio in your pocket. Available through Apple App or Google Play. Completely free to download, it lets you buy and sell, and keep track of your investments securely on the go.

You can open an account in minutes. AJ Bell offer Self-Invested Personal Pensions (SIPPs), Stocks and shares ISAs (including Lifetime ISAs and Junior ISAs) and Dealing accounts.

Using this app, you can:
  • Buy and sell a wide range of investments including shares, funds, investment trusts and ETFs
  • Deal at best or place limit and stop orders
  • Edit and cancel existing limit orders
  • Set up regular investments
  • Keep an eye on the value of your account – 24/7
  • Top up your account using a debit card
  • View your cash statement and transaction history
  • Read market news and the latest content from Shares Magazine
  • Watch our latest investment videos
  • Send, read and reply to your secure messages
  • Enable face/fingerprint recognition for ‘read-only access’ to your account (you’ll be asked to fully log in to deal, top up or send a secure message)

More info on the AJ Bell App »

5. HL App

With HL apps via Apple or google Play you can:

  • Trade thousands of UK shares, bonds, exchange traded funds and investment trusts, and over 3,000 funds
  • Trade overseas shares
  • Switch on live share prices (HL clients only)
  • Set stop and limit orders so you don’t miss trading opportunities
  • Track your favourite investments using watch lists

The HL app uses the same 128-bit encryption as the HL website, ensuring your details and transactions are safe. If you save your personal or app login details, they will be fully encrypted before they’re stored on your device.

Even if you don’t have an account with us you can use the HL app to view markets, factsheets, guides and research. However, you won’t be able to view live share prices, trade shares or use any share dealing tools.

More info on the Hargreaves Lansdown App »


Important Risk Information: This website contains information only and does not constitute advice or a personal recommendation in any way whatsoever. The value of investments and income from them can fall as well as rise and you may not get back the full amount invested. The tax efficiency of ISAs is based on current tax law and there is no guarantee that tax rules will stay the same in the future. Different types of investment carry different levels of risk and may not be suitable for all investors. Prior to making any decision to invest, you should ensure that you are familiar with the risks associated with a particular investment and should read the product literature. If you are in any doubt as to the suitability of a particular investment, both in respect of its objectives and its risk profile, you should seek independent financial advice. * Details of how the Financial Services Compensation Scheme applies to investment firms can be found at fscs.org.uk.