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SAGA SHARE DIRECT
Saga Share Direct
        
Saga Share Direct offers a range of accounts and share trading facilities tailored to the needs of the over 50s. There are absolutely no annual fees to pay, no inactivity fees and commission rates from as low as £9.75 online.
Established: UK 1996 (FSA 3023493)
Capitalisation: Undisclosed
Languages: English
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Advantages
1. Absolutely no annual fees, regardless of how often you trade.
2. Online trading from as little as £9.75
3. Access to over 700 funds with a maximum initial charge of just 0.5%
4. Flexibility – online and telephone trading.
5. When you invest in the market we hold your assets on your behalf
6. View and administer your account online or by telephone.
7. Get up-to-date regular statements, portfolio valuations and contract notes when you place a trade.
8. Barclays Stockbrokers Price Improver® provides you with an improved price on the majority of trades, giving you the best available price every time you deal.
9. Powerful tools such as basic and advanced order types, access to live market news, technical analysis, stock recommendations and educational centres to help you with your investment planning.
10. Reward based pricing. Link accounts and increase your trade count so you reach lower dealing rates faster. This includes family members, spouse or other trading accounts such as our Stocks and Shares ISA.
Disadvantages
1. Over 50s only
2. UK listed shares only
3. UK residents only
Terms & Conditions
View Terms and Conditions here >>
Account Information
Trading Methods: Online, Tel
Commissions: From £9.75 online, £14.75 phone
Custody Option 1. Paper Share Certificates: Yes
Custody Option 2. Nominees: Yes
Custody Option 3. CREST Personal Membership: No
Admin Charges: £0Trade Size (Min): 1 Share
Account Size (Min): £0Account Size (Max): Unlimited
Extended Settlement: T+3Market Makers/RSP's: N/A
Direct Market Access (ECN/STP): NoAccepts US Citizens: No
Interest On Balance: YesIslamic Swap-Free Accounts: No
Services
UK Share Trading: YesGlobal Share Trading: No
Unit Trust Dealing: YesBond Dealing: Yes
Self Invested Pension Plans (SIPP): NoISA: Yes
Gilts: YesFinancial Planning Services: No
Dedicated Account Handlers: NoDiscretionary Management: No
Investment Research Provision: YesInvestment Management Services: No
Markets Covered
LSE/PLUS
Base Currencies: 1
(GBP Pounds Sterling)
Introductory Offer
N/A
Setup Costs and Duration
Online - Less than 24 Hourse
Funding Methods and Costs
Debit Card, Direct Debit, Standing Order, Cheque, CHAPS
Additional Services
N/A
Forex Trading: NoCFD Trading: No
Spread Betting: NoFutures Trading: No
Software Information
Platform: In House
Online Platform.
Software Requirements
Compatible with all major browsers.
Training Facilities
Online Help.
24 Hour Trading: NoLive Chat Support: No
Live Stream Quotes: NoFree Phone Support: Yes
Mobile Trading: NoMobile Alerts: No
Automated Trading: NoAPI Access: No
        

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