Other ways to buy shares
Look to manage your investments or deal on the move? You can now download HL Live, our free app for iPhone and Android. Alternatively you can also use our award winning, easy-to-use iPad app.
By telephone - 0117 980 9800
Call one of our dealers and they will be more than happy to assist you. Share dealing via our telephone service costs 1% with a minimum charge of £20 and a maximum charge of £50.
If you would prefer to provide your instructions by post, please request a dealing form and send it to us using the address provided. View our share dealing charges.
Why buy shares with Hargreaves Lansdown
- Low cost share dealing
Online share dealing at £11.95 per deal, or as low as £5.95 per deal for active traders. For regular savings, pay just £1.50 per deal. You can also trade shares by phone or post. View our share dealing charges.
- Wide investment choice and overseas share dealing
You make your own investment decisions and can deal thousands of UK, American, Canadian and European shares, as well as gilts, corporate bonds, investment trusts and exchange traded funds.
- Free live share prices
Access live share prices, continually updated, free of charge - including your portfolio valuation.
- Stop loss and limit orders
Set the price at which you would like to buy or sell particular shares up to 30 days in advance.
Video tutorial: How to buy shares through Hargreaves Lansdown
Open an account online in less than 5 minutes
Choose from a wide range of funds, shares, ETFs and more
Free live share prices for online account holders
Access to super low-cost funds and share dealing
Manage your account online or using our free mobile and tablet apps
Expert Bristol-based helpdesk
The phone is always answered quickly by a knowledgable, polite person, and the website is very easy to use and has extensive information.
Mr Thorne - client for 22 years
The online service is exceptionally easy to use - it is difficult to think how it could be better than it already is.
Mr Golding - client for 3 years
Very pleased with easy to follow dealing steps and the speed of the transaction.
Mrs Jones - client for 9 years
Very efficient administration systems, good communications and excellent research and website facilities.
Mr George - client for 15 years
Fantastic mobile app that makes trading a doddle! Even a child could use it! I wanted to trade shares in an ISA but have never bought shares before. HL made it so simple I was buying shares within a couple of hours.