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Flexible low-cost share dealing

Share dealing service

Deal your choice of shares with our award-winning service

Share dealing in three easy steps


Open your account

Open your account online in just a few minutes. Add money with a debit card or by setting up a monthly direct debit.


Choose your shares

Search for and select the shares you'd like to invest in. Or check out our expert share research for ideas to consider.


Trade anytime, anywhere

Log in to your account online or in the HL app to buy and sell shares.

Hold shares with another provider? It's free to hold shares in the Vantage Fund & Share Account

Online and HL app share dealing charges

£5.95 per deal

If you place 20 or more share deals during the previous calendar month.

£8.95 per deal

If you place between 10 - 19 share deals during the previous calendar month.

£11.95 per deal

If you place fewer than 10 share deals during the previous calendar month.

For more information on dealing charges, including telephone and postal dealing rates, please view our share dealing charges.

Benefits of share dealing 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.
  • Free live share prices
    Log in to see free live share prices online and in the HL app.
  • Wide investment choice and overseas share dealing
    You make your own investment decisions and can deal thousands of UK and overseas shares, as well as gilts, bonds, investment trusts and ETFs.
  • Stop loss and limit orders
    Set the price at which you would like to buy or sell particular shares up to 90 days in advance.
  • Automatic dividend reinvestment
    Low cost flexible dividend reinvestment where you can choose the level at which your dividends are reinvested.
  • Price Improvement Service
    We poll up to 30 market makers to get the best price resulting in savings on buys and sells.
  • Interactive charts
    Spot trends and opportunities with our comprehensive, fully interactive share charts.
  • Free share price alerts and research
    Monitor your share holdings with free share price alerts and expert research sent directly to your inbox.
  • Manage your account on the go
    Trade, monitor your portfolio throughout the day and track investments with watchlists using the HL app.

Share dealing accounts available:

Fund & Share Account

A flexible dealing account with no investment limits

Open an account

More on dealing accounts

Stocks & Shares ISA

Shelter up to £20,000 this tax year in our low cost ISA

Open an ISA

More on ISAs

SIPP (Self Invested Personal Pension)

Award-winning pension, with wide investment choice

Open a SIPP

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Recent awards

Best Direct Share Dealing Provider
Best Direct Share Dealing Provider 2017
Your Money
Gold Trusted Merchant 2016
Gold Trusted Merchant 2016

Your first share deal free

Open a new HL Fund & Share Account (the “Account”) online between 00:01 27 December 2017 and 23:59 31 January 2018 and we will rebate the dealing commission on your first online share trade executed before 23:59 31 March 2018. To qualify for the promotion you must not hold an existing HL Fund & Share Account. The Account must be your first account with Hargreaves Lansdown.

The dealing commission rebate will be paid into your HL Fund & Share Account within the first five business days of the month immediately following the month in which the trade was executed.

All stated times are GMT.

This promotion is subject to the Terms and Conditions of the HL Vantage Service ("T&Cs") and form part of the overall Agreement. All definitions will have the same meaning as given to them by the T&Cs unless otherwise stated in these terms.


  • this promotion applies to dealing commission only;
  • you will receive a dealing commission rebate on your first dealing commission only;
  • the dealing commission rebate will be paid into your new HL Fund & Share Account;
  • the dealing commission rebate is only applicable to an online trade placed in the HL Fund & Share Account;
  • limit orders and stop losses will only qualify towards this promotion if executed before 23:59 (GMT) 31 March 2018;
  • trades placed by you will still be subject to other usual charges including: government stamp duty, PTM levy (if applicable) and foreign exchange charges (for overseas stocks). These do not form part of the dealing commission rebate promotion;
  • this promotion is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative; and
  • Hargreaves Lansdown reserves the right at its absolute discretion to disqualify customers from this promotion if it considers that you have not complied with these terms and conditions.