Share dealing accounts

Looking for a competitive share dealing account?

We’ve compiled a table of the leading share dealing companies. Here you can easily compare the different offers, and apply for an account right away.

Company Charge per trade (UK) Annual fee (excl VAT) Inactivity charge Unit trusts Bonds   ISA   SIPP   Apply

Saxo Capital Markets

From £5 -
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Apply

IG

£5 (UK shares) +10 trades . £8 for less than 10 trades Custody fee - see here
Y
yes
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Apply

Alliance Trust Savings

£12.50 online £75
N
no
Y
yes
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Apply

Trustnet Direct

£10 0.25% capped at £200 per annum (minimum £20)
N
no
Y
yes
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Apply

Fidelity

£9.00 £60
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes

The Share Centre

£7.50 (min) £18
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
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TD Waterhouse

£8.95
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes

Share Crazy

£9.99 £5
N
no
N
no
N
no
Y
yes
N
no

Selftrade

£12.50
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes

NatWest Stockbrokers

£15
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes

iWeb

£5
N
no
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes

iDealing

£9.90 £60
N
no
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes

Hargreaves Lansdown

£5.95 (min)
N
no
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
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Frequent Trader

£0.50 0.35% (inc VAT)
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
N
no

Fastrade

£11.50 £10
N
no
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes

Barclays Stockbrokers

UK £12.95, international 0.15%-0.25% (min. £12.95-£17.95) £12 + VAT per quarter. Waived if trade in quarter
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes
Y
yes


Important information about this page: We've done our utmost to make this table as comprehensive as possible, including as many service providers as we can. We provide this free of charge. In order to fund this service we make it easy to apply directly from this page to providers that may give our group a referral fee should you choose to use their service. Rest assured this does not affect the cost to you for using any of these service providers. We do not recommend a particular service and you should always select the service that's right for you. We regularly check the accuracy of the information in the tables, however if you spot something that is not correct or feel there is a leading service provider missing, please contact us.