Online Isa & Sipp providers cost comparison table

A breakdown of the charges levied by some of the most popular online Isa platforms for funds and stocks & shares. Click on the broker name to go to their website.
Broker Isa charges Sipp charges Fund charges UK share charges
AJ Bell Youinvest None £5 per quarter under £10,000, £15 per quarter £10,000-£20,000, £25 per quarter above 0.2% per year (max £200). £4.95 per trade £9.95 per trade
Alliance Trust £18.75 per quarter £155+VAT £12.50 per trade £12.50 per trade
AXA Self Investor None Not available 0.35% per year, reducing to 0.2% on whole balance when over £250,000 Not available
Barclays Stockbrokers £15+VAT every six months. Waived if you only hold funds £38.75+VAT per quarter 0.35% per year (min £35) up to £500,000. No further charge above £11.95 per trade
Beaufort Securities None £160+VAT per year Not available £8 per trade. Charges handling fee of 10% of every dividend (min 25p max £1)
BestInvest 0.4% per year up to £250,000, 0.3% £250,000- £1m.
No further charge above
0.3% per year up to £250,000, 0.2% £250,000-£1m.
No further charge above
None £7.50 per trade
Cavendish Online 0.25% per year 0.3% per year None Not available
Charles Stanley Direct None £100+VAT 0.25% per year up to £500,000, 0.15% £500,000-£2m, 0.05% above £2m 0.25% per year (min £20 max £150), waived
if 6+ trades every six months. £10 per trade
Clubfinance Frequent Trader 0.24% per year (min £30 per quarter) 0.24% per year (min £30 per quarter) None £2.50 per trade
Fidelity None. Can’t hold funds and shares in the same Isa None. Can only hold funds in this Sipp 0.35% per year, reducing to 0.2% on whole balance when over £250,000. No further charge above £1m £5.10 per month account fee. £9 per trade
Halifax Share Dealing £12.50 per year £22.50 per quarter under £50,000, £45 per quarter above £12.50 per trade £12.50 per trade
Hargreaves Lansdown None None 0.45% per year up to £250,000, 0.25% £250,000-£1m, 0.1% £1m-£2m. No further charge above £2m 0.45% per year (max £45 in Isa, max £200
in Sipp). £11.95 per trade
iDealing £5 per quarter Varies with Sipp administrator None. Restricted list of fund families available £9.90 per trade
IG Inactivity fee of £12 per month if no trades for
two years
Not available Not available £12 per trade
Interactive Investor £20 per quarter (includes £20 of trades) £80+VAT per year, plus the £20 per quarter charge (which also covers a trading account and/or Isa) £10 per trade £10 per trade
iWeb Share Dealing None (£25 account opening fee) £22.50 per quarter under £50,000, £45 per quarter above £5 per trade £5 per trade
Saga Share Direct None. Available to over-50s only Not available 0.35% per year (min £35) on account balance up to £500,000. No further charge above £11.50 per trade
Saxo Capital Markets £35 per year. Minimum account size of £50,000 Varies with Sipp administrator Not available 0.1% (min £8) per trade
Share Centre £4+VAT per month £12+VAT per month 1% per trade (min £7.50) or pay £20+VAT per quarter “dealing option” fee and £7.5 per trade 1% per trade (min £7.50) or pay £20+VAT per quarter “dealing option” fee and £7.5 per trade
Stocktrade 0.5% per year (min £30+VAT, max £120+VAT) Varies with Sipp administrator 0.4% per trade (min £14.50, max £50) 0.4% per trade (min £14.50, max £50)
SVS Securities None Not available Not available £5.75 per trade
TD Direct Investing £30+VAT per year, waived for accounts over £5,100 and regular investments 0.25%+VAT every six months (min £40+VAT, max £100+VAT) 0.35% per year (max £1,750) £12.50 per trade
X-O None £95+VAT per year Not available £5.95 per trade