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Trading Account

Invest for a better future with our award-winning share dealing service

  • Start trading from £6 per trade*
  • Simple and fair fixed fees
  • The widest choice of investments in the market
  • Independent insights & ideas from our experts
Get started in less than 10 minutes
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simple and fair fixed fees

  • £22.50 per quarter which we return to you as trading credit.
  • *£6 per trade for your first 3 months and if you trade frequently.
  • £10 per trade standard rate if you don't trade frequently.
  • £1 for each investment made using our dividend reinvestment and regular investing services.

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it pays to transfer to ii

You could be eligible for £100 - £2,000 cashback with our autumn offer. Terms apply.

we've removed exit fees 

We believe that with our flat fee pricing, you will want to stay with us. So we're happy to cover the costs of transferring stock to another provider if your needs should change and you choose to leave us. 

an award-winning and great value service

interactive investor's new pricing model makes it great value for investors looking to consolidate reasonably-sized pots in one place.

Jeremy Fawcett, Head of Platforum (Money Observer, October 2017)

more reasons to choose us...
Home to over 300,000 engaged investors
£20bn of Assets Under Administration
FCA regulated with full FSCS protection
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. The value of international investments may be affected by currency fluctuations which might reduce their value in sterling. We may receive two elements of commission in relation to international dealing - Trading commission and our FX charge. Please see our Rates and Charges for full details of the costs.

new to ii?

To open a sole name Trading Account you must be 18 or over and either a UK, Channel Islands or Isle of Man resident.

Apply on your desktop, tablet or mobile in just a few minutes. Please have the following information to hand:

  • Your address details (last three years)
  • Your National Insurance number
  • Your debit card details

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Looking for a joint trading account? find out more

already an ii customer?

It's even quicker and easier to open a sole name Trading Account if you have an ii SIPP or ISA.

Simply log in using the button below and choose 'Trading Account' from the available options. Your new Trading Account will automatically be linked to your existing accounts so you only make one quarterly payment.

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Looking for a joint trading account? find out more

Linking your accounts and the benefits find out more