How to invest in funds
Open an account in 3 easy steps
The Vantage Service is designed for investors who are happy to make their own investment decisions. If you're unsure of the suitability of an investment please seek advice.
Choose funds that match your investment goals
If you are new to investing in funds, we can help:
Invest from as little as £25 a month or a £100 lump sum
Do you want to have access to your account or are you saving for retirement?
Your account is open and available to manage online
You can also manage your account online via our smartphone and iPad apps.
Remember, tax rules can change and the reliefs depend on your personal circumstances. The value of investments, and any income from them, can fall as well as rise so you could get back less than you invest.
Open an account online today
Stocks & Shares ISA
Shelter up to £15,240 from tax with the low-cost, easy to manage Vantage ISA.
Open an ISA
Fund & Share Account
A flexible account with no investment limits and access to your money at any time.
Open an account
Hold funds in a pension for your retirement and get tax relief on contributions.
Open a SIPP
Why choose Hargreaves Lansdown?
- Free to buy and sell funds
Choose from over 2,500 funds from leading fund managers with no charge to buy or sell. Low-cost reinvestment of income.
- Market-beating savings and low annual charges
Take advantage of our exclusive range of super low cost funds. You will also receive initial savings of up to 5.5% when you invest. Annual charges are tiered, with a maximum of just 0.45% per annum.
- Easy to manage
Manage all your funds with our award-winning website, by phone or by post or with our FREE app for iPhone and Android™ and HL Live for iPad.
- Expert analysis
Our highly regarded research team offer free research and comment on a broad range of different funds to help you make better investment decisions.
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Fri: 8am - 6pm
Sat: 9.30am - 12:30pm
2007 - 2014
I like how easy it is - from crediting the account using my debit card through to choosing which funds to invest in. I also like the one-page summary of all my investments making it clear which ones are performing and which are not.
Mrs Knox, Roxburghshire - client for 5 years
The Vantage Service is excellent. Great way of viewing, keeping track and managing my whole portfolio with ease. Because it's so easy I find myself checking it more regularly and taking a much more active management role than ever before, which has been very worthwhile - financially and educationally.
Mr Savage, Leicestershire - client for 13 years
Key for me is having information easily available so that I can make informed judgements. Your website provides comprehensive information in an easily accessible format regarding funds, etc. You also provide a wealth of other information…
Mrs Meyrick, Wiltshire - client for 9 years
The Investment Times in general, and the Wealth 150 in particular, have given me the confidence and the knowledge to manage my own investments without needing to pay for professional advice or rely on high street financial institutions…
Mr Potton, Derbyshire - client for 4 years
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