IG vs AJ Bell

Published 23rd July 2022

IG
 
AJ Bell
 
Overview
Description
Trade a wide range of asset classes across thousands of markets.Trade UK and international shares, funds, and trusts with one of the UK’s largest investment platforms.
Basics
Account Funding Options
Bank transfer, credit card, debit cardBank transfer, Debit card
Advisory Services
YesNo
Apps
Android, iOSAndroid, iOS
Company Founded
19741995
Company Headquarters
London, EnglandUnited Kingdom
Minimum Age
18 years18 years
Minimum Deposit
£0.00£0.00
Minimum Trade
No minimum trade requiredNo minimum trade
Regulator
ASIC, FCA, FMA, MAS + moreFCA
Signup Bonus Gift
NoneNone
Trading
Copy Trading
NoNo
cTrader Trading
NoNo
ETF Trading
YesYes
Forex Trading
YesNo
Fractional Share Trading
NoNo
Futures Trading
YesNo
MetaTrader 4 Trading
YesNo
MetaTrader 5 Trading
NoNo
Mutual Funds Trading
NoYes
Options Trading
YesNo
OTCBB / Pink Sheets
NoNo
Paper Trading
YesNo
Penny Stock Trading
YesNo
Social Trading
NoNo
Stock Trading
YesYes
Tradable Assets
Bonds, Commodities, Crypto, ETFs, Forex, Shares, Share CFDsBonds, ETFs, Funds, Stocks
Tradable Markets
ASX, DAX, LSE, ISEQ, NASDAQ, NYSE and moreEU, HK, JP, SG, US markets and more
Fees
Broker Assisted Trades Fee
£20.00£40.00
Brokerage Fee
£0.00£13.50
Domestic Wire Transfer Fee
£0.00£0.00
ETF Trade Fee
£6.50£13.50
Funds Withdrawal Fee (Partial)
£0.00£0.00
Funds Withdrawal Fee (Full)
£0.00£0.00
International Wire Transfer Fee
£0.00£0.00
Mutual Fund Trade Fee
N/A£2.00
Options (Base Fee)
£5.00N/A
Options (Per Contract Fee)
N/AN/A
Paper Confirmation Fee
N/AN/A
Paper Statement Fee
N/AN/A
Returned Wire Fee
N/AN/A
Spread
Get spreads from 1 point on the FTSE 100 and Germany 30, and US Crude spreads from just 2.8 points.N/A
Stock Certificate Delivery Fee
N/AN/A
Stock Certificate Processing Fee
£135.00N/A
Stock Trade Fee
£0.00£13.50
Order types
Order Type (Contingent)
YesNo
Order Type (Limit)
YesYes
Order Type (Market)
YesYes
Order Type (One Cancels The Other)
NoNo
Order Type (One Triggers and One Cancels The Other)
NoNo
Order Type (One Triggers The Other)
NoNo
Order Type (Stop)
YesYes
Order Type (Trailing Stop)
YesNo
Customer service
24/7 Support
YesNo
Email Support
YesYes
Live Chat Support
YesNo
Phone Support
YesYes