Stocks & Shares ISA

Stocks & Shares ISA

  • Make the most of your annual ISA allowance
  • An award-winning ISA that gives you complete control
  • Top up your ISA with a lump sum or from £25 per month
  • Choose from a wide range of investments
  • Trade online on our £6 Frequent Trader rate for your first three months

Open an ISA
Whether you are opening your first ISA or you hold ISAs with other providers, our Stocks & Shares ISA is a great choice for this year's £20,000 allowance.

We give you a simple and secure way to invest tax-efficiently online. In an ISA you pay no capital gains or income tax on your investments, however the tax treatment of these products does depend on your circumstances and might change.

Our Stocks & Shares ISA features and benefits

  • Easy to apply
    Apply for our Stocks & Shares ISA on your desktop, tablet or mobile in less than 10 minutes.

  • Flexible ways to invest
    Open your ISA with a lump sum (minimum £100), invest monthly (from £25) or transfer shares you already own using our Bed & ISA service.

  • Wide investment choice
    Select from over 2,000 funds, UK (including AIM) and international shares, Investment Trusts, Exchange Traded Funds and more.

  • Manage on the move
    Quickly fund your ISA and access your portfolio anytime, anywhere with our mobile apps.

Open an ISA

At a glance, why our Stocks & Shares ISA is great value

  • Two commission rates - £10 and £6
    As a welcome, you will be able to buy shares, funds, ETFs and investment trusts online at our frequent trader rate of £6 for your first three months. After that you will stay on our frequent trader rate if your average number of monthly trades completed is ten or more, or move to our standard rate (£10).

  • £22.50 fixed quarterly payment – gives you £22.50 of trading credits
    We ask you to make a flat payment each quarter and in return we look after your assets safely and give you £22.50 of trading credits, which you can use to pay for your commission charges. Your quarterly payment is non-refundable, however you are able accrue up to £90 of trading credits, so you’ll have plenty of flexibility on how and when you invest.

  • Market-leading regular investing and dividend reinvestment rates
    Our regular investing and dividend reinvestment commission rates are fixed at just £1 – providing attractive options to build your portfolio.

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Please remember, the value of your investments may go down as well as up and you may not get back all the money that you invest. If you're in any doubt about the suitability of a stocks & shares ISA, you should seek independent financial advice.

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What you will need

Before you apply make sure you have the following information to hand:
  • Your address details (last three years)
  • Your National Insurance number
  • Your debit card details

Transferring to us

Transferring your other investments to us makes good sense. You can manage all your investments in one place and with ii your costs are based on how you invest not the value of your portfolio.

It's important you know that during the transfer process there may be a period of time when you'll be unable to sell your assets, how long this takes will depend on how complex the transfer is. However, we have a dedicated team who will ensure that your transfer is as fast and efficient as possible and you'll receive regular updates throughout the process.

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Jeremy Fawcett, Head of Platforum (October 2017)

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