Cheap Share Dealing

Share dealing platforms for UK and international trading

Trade From
£5.95 frequent trader rate
£11.95 standard trader rate
Features

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.

Hargreaves Lansdown Share Dealing Account

The value of your investments can rise as well as fall. You may get back less than you invested. If you’re unsure, we recommend you ask for independent advice.

Trade From
Trade from £2.95
flat fee for buying stocks on LSE or buying ETF's
Details

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

Fineco Bank Share Dealing Account

SPECIAL OFFER: 50 orders placed commission-free, to be used within 2 months

The value of your investments can rise as well as fall. You may get back less than you invested. If you’re unsure, we recommend you ask for independent advice.

Trade From
£7.99 a month
on the Investor Service Plan
Details

Award-winning share dealing service, with a choice of over 40,000 investments, the widest in the market. Hold multiple currencies. Independent insights & ideas. Simple and fair fixed fees. ISA or Non-ISA accounts

Interactive Investor Trading Account 

The value of your investments can rise as well as fall. You may get back less than you invested. If you’re unsure, we recommend you ask for independent advice.

Trade From
£3.00 frequent trader rate
£8.00 standard trader rate
Details

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. More info »

IG Share Dealing Account 

The value of your investments can rise as well as fall. You may get back less than you invested. If you’re unsure, we recommend you ask for independent advice.

Trade From
£4.95 frequent trader rate
£9.95 standard trader rate
Details

Frequent trader rate based on making at least 10 trades in previous month. Choose from over 4,000 investment funds. Voted ‘Best Share Dealing App 2015’  in Investors Chronicle and FT Investment and Wealth Management Awards and ‘Best online Share Dealing provider 2015’  in Your Money Direct Awards

AJ Bell YouInvest Share Dealing Account 

The value of your investments can rise as well as fall. You may get back less than you invested. If you’re unsure, we recommend you ask for independent advice.

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. 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 »

3. Degiro

DEGIRO revolutionizes the way people invest. Thanks to efficient technology and a cost-focused approach investors can trade worldwide with incredibly low fees. While also providing access to global stock exchanges, real time prices and super fast execution.

Disclaimer: As of March 25, 2020, DEGIRO has introduced a temporary waiting list for new client registrations, until further notice. This is due to the surge of new registrations amid the ongoing heavy market volatility. Because of this situation, the account creation process may take much longer, although it is uncertain how long exactly.

About DEGIRO

DEGIRO was established with the vision to service the professional market as well as retail investors with a highly innovative and low-cost alternative to the existing range of brokerage platforms. Low prices combined with a secure, reliable and innovative trading platform has resulted in rapid growth and has made DEGIRO the fastest growing broker in Europe.

Our view:  Great sharedealing platform for accessing 50+ global markets. Setting up an account takes about 10 minutes and there is no minimum deposit needed.

Mobile trading

With the new App you will always have quick access to your portfolio with a safe and easy 5 digit login. Trade in stocks, trackers, funds, options, futures and more, anywhere, anytime.

Worldwide trading

From New York to Tokyo, and Sydney to Toronto. With DEGIRO you can invest truly globally. Through our systems it is possible to trade on all major stock markets worldwide using a multitude of financial instruments.

Safe and Reliable

DEGIRO provides a reliable trading platform for retail and professional investors across Europe. The platform we offer has been developed in-house in accordance with regulatory banking standards.

With DEGIRO, you can rest assured your investments are safe, as DEGIRO uses a separate custodian entity to hold your assets ensuring they are completely segregated from the assets of DEGIRO.

Voted “Best Low-cost Stockbroker” at the 2018 Investors Chronicle and FT Investment and Wealth Management Awards.

More info on the Degiro 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. 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 »

6. 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.