Shares & Companies
We offer one of the cheapest stockbroking services with a £10 flat fee for UK and International trades, a £5 frequent trader rate, regular investing from £1.50 and no additional charges for phone trading. Our quarterly fee of £20 covers the commission charge of two real-time trades or the value of £20 of trades, including regular investments.
Our trading service is backed by our extensive financial research, market opinion and integrated discussion boards – all of which are designed to give you confidence in your trading decisions.
Plus, we'll give you £120 in free commission-trades when you transfer your investments to us (terms apply)
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Special promotion: £2 trades for new customers on UK and Global markets until 2014. Terms apply.
|Comparison: Real-time Trade Commission||Standard Rate||Frequent Trader Rate||Trades required to qualify|
|Interactive Investor||£10.00||£5.00||10 per month|
|Selftrade||£12.50||£6.00||100 per quarter|
|TD Direct Investing||£12.50||£5.95||60 in previous 3 months|
|Barclays||£12.95||£6.95||25 in previous month|
|Hargreaves Lansdown||£11.95||£5.95||20 in previous month|
Information correct as of 01/02/13. Fee shown are for real-time trades and include VAT.
The standard commission rate applies to all initial trades. The frequent trader rate is payable based on the number of trades made in the current or previous period. Competitor rates shown are lowest available. Other pricing bands may apply between standard and lowest frequent trader rate shown.
Trading ideas and tools
Whatever type of trader you are, we have the tools you need to support you.
Tax efficient accounts
If you’re paying tax on your investments, it makes sense to use all of your available tax allowances, so you can keep more of your potential profits for yourself.
What can I invest in?
Your Interactive Investor investment account lets you invest in a huge range of investment instruments, across a wide choice of UK and global stockmarkets.
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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
- 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
- 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
- Voted Winner – Value for money - Investment Trends – July 2011
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£5 Frequent Trader Rate
Introducing our £5 frequent trader rate. Make 10 UK equity trades within a month, and any further UK equity trades in that month will be charged at £5.
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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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