Share Dealing Services

Use our service to help you on your journey of reaching your financial goals.

Please remember that the value of investments and the income from them can fall as well as rise, and you may get back less than you invest. If you’re not sure about investing, seek financial advice. Tax treatment depends on personal circumstances and may be subject to change.


A host of accounts are available for you to start investing with. Find the account for you.


We provide a great range of articles and tools, these can assist you choosing your next investment.

Investment tools

Help to protect your investments from possible market movements by using TradePlans. Take advantage of potentially low prices by setting prices that trigger an investment purchase.

Your Investment Options

You can invest in sharesA share is simply a unit of ownership. If you own a share, you own a stake in a particular company. Shares are listed on a stock exchange and the price of all shares will fluctuate throughout the day., Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) trade on the stock exchange in a similar way to shares. ETFs are usually designed to replicate an index, sector, commodity or currency and will invest in a range of assets with the aim of closely tracking its performance., over 3,000 fundsFunds are managed by professionals and pool investors’ money together and invest on their behalf. Since your investment can be spread over a range of different stock markets, sectors and investment types, the risk involved may be reduced. and more. Understand more about the investments we offer by visiting our investment options page.

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Our Select List

Our independently selected shortlist of funds  by FE fundinfo could help you build your own portfolio.

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Are you looking to invest in IPOs or share offerings?

We can help you invest in IPOs or share offerings through our partnership with PrimaryBid.

Learn more about IPOs

Our share dealing charges

Our charges are £9.50 for a real time online trade. We also offer reduced fees for regular investments at £2 per online trade.

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Transferring to us

You can have all your investments and other Bank of Scotland accounts all in one place.

Transfer to us

Individual Client Segregation (ICS)

As part of regulatory obligations we are required to offer an Individual Client Segregation (ICS) service. This means you can choose to hold eligible assets in a segregated individual account, at the Central Securities Depository (CSD), as opposed to grouped together with all other customer accounts, which is our default option. There is an additional initial charge of £1,000 and an annual charge of £6,500 per year on top of the usual account charges.

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Share dealing questions

Start Investing

Ready to invest? Take a look at our accounts and choose the one that suits you. If you would prefer something easier, you can try one of our ready-made investments.

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Bank of Scotland Share Dealing Service is operated by Halifax Share Dealing Limited. Registered in England and Wales No. 3195646. Registered Office: Trinity Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX1 2RG. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under registration number 183332. A Member of the London Stock Exchange and an HM Revenue & Customs Approved ISA Manager.