Share and Fund Account

We've developed our share and fund account to support investors to be fully engaged with their investments and to get the best returns from their financial future. We're proud that our award-winning platform has been recognised for its 'great customer usability and a clear and transparent 2014 proposition' (UK Platform Awards 2013).

Our account gives you straightforward pricing, personal support, a full range of investment options and the tools and insight you need to take full control of your investing.

Straightforward Pricing

  • £10 flat fee for UK and international shares
  • Frequent trader rate just £5
  • Buy UK shares for just £1.50 with our regular investment service
  • An extensive range of clean funds and 100% rebate on older-style funds
  • Our £20 quarterly fee covers commission charges to the value of £20 of trades
  • Add an ISA account for free
  • Transfer to us and get up to £240 (see terms below)

Why us for shares and funds

Supporting your Goals

  • One-to-one telephone seminars - structure your seminar to get the most from our service
  • UK call centre open 7.45am to 9.00pm Monday to Friday
  • Active discussion boards giving you ideas from like-minded investors
  • Award-winning financial news and editorial from our team of journalists
  • Educational guides and video tutorials.

Range of Investment Options

  • Trade UK and international markets including FTSE 100, AIM and NASDAQ
  • Shares, Funds, ETFs, Gilts, Bonds, New Issues and IPOs
  • Trade tax efficiently within our ISA and SIPP accounts

Our investment options

Converting to Clean Funds?

Our quick guide explains what clean funds are, and what you need to know about converting your existing funds to clean funds.

More about Clean Funds

Giving you Control

  • A wide range of order types - set up trades and take control without having to monitor the markets 24/7
  • Trade wherever you are with our online platform, web app and iOS/Android apps
  • Trade from any page on the web where opportunities exist with our Google Chrome application

Our trading platforms

Terms and Conditions of Transfer Offer

New Customers

  1. The offer is capped to the cash value £120 per customer, regardless of how many different providers are transferred from, and to the value of £120 of additional commission-free trades, per customer
  2. Each unique investment line transferred will qualify for a £10 cash incentive up to the maximum of 12 lines regardless of the number of different providers that have been transferred from.
  3. A minimum transfer amount of £3,000 of investments is required to qualify for this offer.
  4. Each transferred investment must have a minimum value of £10.
  5. To qualify for this offer, we will need to receive your transfer forms by 31 July 2014.
  6. The cash will be paid to your trading account within 28 days of the transfer being completed.
  7. All quarterly credit, including the transfer-offer commission credit, must be used up in the quarter it is added to your account. Any remaining commission credit will be removed from your account at the end of the quarter.
  8. The commission credit is applied to your overall account and can be redeemed against any trading fees you incur within your investment, ISA or SIPP account held with us (trading fees are charged at £10 for real-time UK and international trades and £1.50 for regular investments).
  9. The commission credit is in addition to the £20 quarterly credit which is applied to your account together with your £20 quarterly account fee.
  10. Your account must remain open for twelve months following the transfer to receive the full £120 in commission credit. Accounts which are closed during this time, will lose any outstanding commission credit.
  11. A transfer of cash will not count as a transfer for the purpose of this offer.
  12. If you transfer out of Interactive Investor within 12 months of receiving the cash payment we reserve the right to deduct that payment prior to the transfer of the account. 
  13. Interactive Investor reserves the right to amend or withdraw this offer at any time.

Existing Customers

  1. A minimum transfer amount of £3,000 of investments is required to qualify for this offer.
  2. To qualify for this offer, we will need to receive your transfer forms by 31 July 2014.
  3. The £120 commission credit will be added to your account in four, quarterly, instalments with the first credit of £30 being applied at the start of the next quarterly credit period (our quarterly credit periods start on 4 January 2014, 5 April 2014, 5 July 2014 and 4 October 2014).
  4. This offer is capped to the value of £120 of additional commission-free trades, per customer.
  5. All quarterly credit, including the transfer-offer commission credit, must be used up in the quarter it is added to your account. Any remaining commission credit will be removed from your account at the end of the quarter.
  6. The commission credit is applied to your overall account and can be redeemed against any trading fees you incur within your investment, ISA or SIPP account held with us (trading fees are charged at £10 for real-time UK and international trades and £1.50 for regular investments).
  7. The commission credit is in addition to the £20 quarterly credit which is applied to your account together with your £20 quarterly account fee.
  8. Your account must remain open for twelve months following the transfer to receive the full £120 in commission credit. Accounts which are closed during this time, will lose any outstanding commission credit.
  9. A transfer of cash will not count as a transfer for the purpose of this offer.
  10. Interactive Investor reserves the right to amend or withdraw this offer at any time.

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Please be aware of the risks involved. The value of investments, and any income from them, can fall as well as rise so you could get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance. Tax treatment depends on your individual circumstances and may be subject to change. If in any doubt, please seek advice.

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Awards and Recognition

2013

  • Best Consumer Platform – Aberdeen UK Platform Awards
  • Awarded Best Market Newsletter – City of London Wealth Management Awards
  • Rated first for the cost of our service and the quality of our content – The Platforum Guide 2013

2012

  • Our new pricing was featured as Deal of the Week in June 2012 - Financial Times
  • Ranked first out of 23 fund supermarkets in May 2012 - Which? Magazine

2011

  • Voted Winner – Value for money - Investment Trends – July 2011

Find out more on our About Us page

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Mobile Trading

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Open a Self-Select ISA

Open a self-select ISA and invest in funds, shares, ETFs and investment trusts - tax efficiently and with low cost trading and no ISA administration fee.
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