UK Share Trading

UK Share Trading

Compare UK Share Trading Accounts

Top Share dealing Account

A one stop shop for all your trading needs!

  • Fixed commission £2.95 per trade on LSE
  • Free streaming quotes for UK, EU and US markets
  • Interactive charts and stock screeners
  • Top rated mobile app
  • Trading strategy webinars from expert traders
  • Trade in 20+ global currencies

Our view:  The next generation of online trading platform for serious traders. Great share dealing platform for accessing the largest selection of investments on the market. Setting up an account takes less than 10 minutes.

No inactivity fees, maintenance fees, or custody fees.

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Reviewers recommend Fair Investment Company
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 

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
£9.99 a month
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 standard trade rate
Details

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.

Barclays Smart Investor Investment 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.

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£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.

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£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.

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£5.95 frequent trader rate
£11.95 standard trader rate
Details

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.

UK Share Trading

Open a share dealing account and start trading UK shares

With a share dealing account you can start UK share trading, with access to the shares listed on the London Stock Exchange.

Share dealing accounts allow you to trade UK shares, as well as shares listed on major international markets.

Use the table below to compare leading UK share dealing account offers and find out more about UK share trading.

UK share trading with a share dealing account can be straight forward but different charges will apply to trading with different accounts, so it can pay to compare offers to ensure you are getting value for money when trading stocks and shares.

Share trading accounts also offer different features, these may include:

  • Access to your account 24 hours a day
  • The option to trade online or by phone
  • Access to UK shares, gilts and bonds
  • Share price alerts, research tools and market news

Use the table above to compare our range of leading UK share dealing accounts and find out more about share trading.

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.