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TD Trading Account

Straightforward investing

Whether you’re new to share dealing and investing or
you’re a more experienced trader.
we can help you make informed decisions.

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Why choose a TD Trading Account

We’ve just been voted Best Online Share Dealing Provider 2014 by a panel of yourmoney.com readers on the quality of our service. Our TD Trading Account lets you invest in UK and International shares, funds, gilts & bonds. We have the tools and information you need to make confident investment decisions and you can manage your account conveniently online, using our mobile and tablet apps. So whether you're new to trading or you're more experienced, we aim to make the world of online investment easy and informative.

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A TD Trading Account gives you

The TD Trading Account lets you invest in UK and International shares, funds, gilts & bonds. Trade directly on 17 international exchanges, 15 of which are online.The value of international investments may be affected by currency fluctuations which might reduce their value in sterling.

Manage your money conveniently in multiple currencies such as US Dollars, Euros or Sterling. We may receive two elements of commission in relation to international dealing - Trading Commission and our FX Charge. Please see our rates and charges for full details of the relevant costs.

Make your dividends work harder with the automatic re-investment service for FTSE 350 companies.

Limit your potential losses by taking advantage of flexible order types - market, limit, fill or kill and stop loss (Limit and Stop Loss orders are not guaranteed).

You get more than just low commissions, you get free access to tools, research and real time quotes to support your investment decisions and keep you up to date with the very latest market and economic position

Get instant access to your cleared funds and have trades settled automatically with the cash management service

Our free shareholder rights service lets you attend shareholder meetings, receive report and accounts and vote online on decisions directly affecting your shareholdings.

Extensive range of tools. As a customer you can access stock reports, company chart data and other key pieces of information with the stock Quickrank tool.

The Top Ten Buys and Sells should not be taken as a recommendation to buy or sell any particular bond or stock, and it is not intended to offer any form of advice. Instead it is simply an indication of the general buying and selling trends amongst some TD clients, observed during the period stated.

TD clients' UK trades for week commencing 20th October 2014

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Before you apply, there are a few things you need to be aware of

Risks

All trades carry a varying degree of risk and it's important you understand the nature of risk.

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Your money and investments

It's important to understand how your money and investments will be held.

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Conflicts of interest

We have a policy that identifies circumstances which may give rise to conflicts of interest.

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Terms of service

Once you have opened an account, you will have a contract set out in these terms.

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Apply now and start investing today

 

£12.50
Online flat rate per UK trade

Rates and charges

If you are an active trader, this could be as low as
£5.95*
* When you average 20 or more trades per month

The application will only take about 10 minutes

The value of your investments and the income derived from them may go down as well as up.
You may not get back all the money that you invest

Apply Online
Or

Apply by phone

0845 607 6002

Monday-Friday 07:30-21:00
Saturday 09:00-15:00

Apply by post

Download the form and return it to:

Customer Accounts Dept.,
TD Direct Investing,
Exchange Court,
Duncombe Street,
Leeds, LS1 4AX

Apply in person

Holborn, London
Monday-Friday 08:30-17:00

View our Investor Centre pages

Ready to invest?

How to get started

We're here to help you get started

If you're new to the world of investing, getting started can seem daunting at first. But we make the whole experience quick and easy for you, no matter how much you invest.

Getting Started

If you’re new to the world of investing, getting started can seem daunting at first. But we're here to guide you through the process and help you take the first steps to building a successful investment portfolio.

Learn more about investing

Explore our range of guides, designed to provide you with the knowledge and information you need to support your investing goals. Or, sign up for a free webinar or seminar to hear from industry experts on a range of topics or just to find out more about the features of the trading platform.

Fund Selector

Intuitive and easy to use, the Fund Selector is a powerful tool that can help you sort over 1,600 funds into a personalised selection.

Transfering to us

Transferring shares from another broker is easy and you can even track the progress of your transfer within your account all the way through. Please remember we don't provide investment advice. If you’re unsure if transferring is right for you, please speak to an independent financial advisor

Tools to help you trade

We're here to help you make confident investment decisions.

Transfer your portfolio to us and take advantage of our innovative tools to help you develop your unique trading strategy.

Portfolio X-Ray tool

With a TD Trading Account you can analyse your portfolio and see the proportions of total assets that you have invested in different sectors, regions, equity styles or countries.

Trade on the move with the Free Mobile app

The mobile trading app lets you quickly track open trade positions and manage your investments on the move. Trade, get quotes and manage your portfolio with a touch of a button.

TD ProTrader®

Inform your investment decisions with live streams of prices, data and market news – all available through this subscription service.

Make the most of my account

We're here to help you make informed investment decisions

Are you taking advantage of the investing resources at your disposal to help you sharpen your trading strategy?

Already have another account with us?

When you open a TD Trading account you have the convenience of all your accounts being in one place, saving you much needed time. You can do this simply through your online account and without the need for filling in additional forms and paperwork and you can start trading immediately. By linking the accounts you already hold with us to your new TD Trading Account you also won't have to pay the TD Trading account management fee.

Free shareholder voting rights

Make the most of the convenience of the free shareholder rights service which lets vote online on decisions directly affecting your shareholdings

Stockwatch

Once you open an account you can use Stockwatch, a virtual portfolio facility that lets you create up to ten watch lists and see the gains and losses you could have made.

Choose the right account for your needs

We offer a wide range of account types, with something to suit every investment need. To equip you with all the information you need to choose the right account for you, you'll find a wealth of useful information to get you started.

The value of your investments and the income derived from them may go down as well as up. You may not get back all the money that you invest.

Still can't find what you're looking for?

Email us

If you can’t find the answer you were looking for in our FAQ’s – please email us with your enquiry.

Call us

0845 607 6002

Monday-Friday 07:30-21:00
Saturday 09:00-15:00

Write to us

Customer Resolution,
TD Direct Investing (Europe) Limited
Exchange Court,
Duncombe Street,
Leeds, LS1 4AX

Visit our Investor Centre

Holborn, London
Monday-Friday 08:30-17:00

View our Investor Centre page


Top 3 TD clients' UK Buys and Sells

Week commencing Monday 20th October 2014

  Top 3 Client Buys Top 3 Client Sells
1 TESCO LLOYDS BANKING GROUP
2 GLAXOSMITHKLINE TESCO
3 ROLLS-ROYCE HOLDINGS BARCLAYS
See all Top Buys and Sells

The Top Ten Buys and Sells should not be taken as a recommendation to buy or sell any particular bond or stock, and it is not intended to offer any form of advice. Instead it is simply an indication of the general buying and selling trends amongst some TD clients, observed during the period stated.

Things to know before you apply

Risks

All investments carry a varying degree of risk and it's important you understand the nature and risks of the different investments available through TD Direct Investing. Please bear in mind that you may not get back the money you invest and you should not view the past performance of investments as a guide to their future performance.

Your money and investments

Before applying for an account it's important you understand how your money and investments will be held and the investor protection schemes that apply. We will hold your money in accordance with the FCA's client money rules and we may pool your investment with those of other customers.

Conflicts of interest

We have a conflicts of interest policy that identifies circumstances that constitute, or may give rise to, conflicts of interest which pose material risk of damage to one or more of our customers.

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