Share dealing charges

Share dealing charges (per deal)

Online and mobile app
(shares, exchange traded funds
and investment trusts)
Deals previous month Dealing charge
0 - 9 deals £11.95
10 - 19 deals £8.95
20 or more deals £5.95
The online share dealing charge is determined by the number of deals you placed in the previous calendar month. The tariff you pay in August, for example, will depend on the number of share deals you place in July, and we count deals placed across all the Vantage accounts held under the same client number.
Phone and post dealing 1% (£20 minimum, £50 maximum)
Please note: residual stocks, bonds, gilts, VCTs and PIBS can only be dealt over the phone.
Share dividend reinvestment 1% (£1 minimum, £10 maximum)
In each account, if you choose automatic reinvestment, any dividends you receive will be reinvested once they reach £10 per holding.
Equity regular savings £1.50 per stock per month
Available on FTSE 350 shares and selected investment trusts subject to a minimum of £50 per stock per month.

Annual management charges

Shares, investment trusts, ETFs, gilts & bonds Fund & Share Account - No charge
ISA - 0.45% a year
(capped at £45 a year)
SIPP - 0.45% a year (capped at £200 a year)
Funds

This charge applies to each Vantage account separately. It is tiered within bands: 0.45% per annum on the first £250,000 of funds; 0.25% for funds between £250,000 and £1m; 0.1% for funds between £1m and £2m, and no charge on the value of funds over £2m.
Amount Charge
£0 - £250,000 0.45%
£250,000 to £1m 0.25%
£1m to £2m 0.10%
Over £2m 0.00%
Cash No charge
Note: The investments you choose may have their own initial and annual charges and a bid offer spread. Hargreaves Lansdown receives commission from some fund groups for arranging and administering your investments. Details are available in our key features document, the trading pages of our website and on our contract notes.

For full details of all charges please see the relevant account pages Vantage Fund & Share Account, Vantage ISA, and Vantage SIPP.

Limit orders (in addition to dealing charges above)

Limit orders (placed online) No charge
Limit orders (placed by telephone) £10 per deal

Overseas share dealing foreign exchange rates

Overseas shares covered by the Hargreaves Lansdown Overseas Share Dealing Service are traded at our standard rates (above) and can be traded online, by phone or post. They will be dealt at the overseas market price and converted into sterling by a UK based market maker. The foreign exchange rate used will be based on the prevailing interbank exchange rate to which the market maker will add an additional spread, dependent on the size of the deal.

Value of trade Additional spread
£0 - £9,999 1.70%
£10,000 - £24,999 1.50%
£25,000 - £49,999 1.25%
£50,000 - £99,999 1.00%
£100,000 - £199,999 0.75%
£200,000 - £349,999 0.50%
£350,000+ 0.35%

Government taxes and levies (per deal)

UK Stamp duty 0.5% on purchases of UK shares (rounded up to the nearest £5 for residual shares)
PTM (Panel on Takeovers & Mergers) £1 on UK share deals over £10,000
Irish Stamp duty 1% on purchases of Irish shares
French Financial Transactions Tax 0.2% on purchases of French shares
Italian Financial Transactions Tax 0.12% on purchases of Italian shares

Other charges

We make it as easy as possible by collecting fees automatically from your account. If we cannot collect fees from cash held on your account we write to you explaining your options. If you fail to respond we may sell investments to cover your outstanding fees in which case separate fees described in our terms and conditions may apply.

Other charges may apply in specific circumstances - see the Terms & Conditions for details.

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Important information

Please remember that the value of investments, and any income from them, can fall as well as rise so you could get back less than you invest. If you are unsure of the suitability of your investment please seek advice.

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