as of 23/01/2019 at 2:22 pm
Selftrade will appeal more to the confident investor today although the group is slowly moving towards more user-friendly content for the less experienced. You pick your own investments from the mountain of funds and shares available. Currently, if you're not sure about what you're doing or what you need, it's a complex text-heavy site to navigate.
It's a decent option for trading and with fund fees of 0.3%, falling to 0.25% after £50,000, it's low to mid-range on cost.
It's just a bit hard to know what their real advantage or core strength is.
Mid-sized investment platform
£0 minimum initial investment – investments will have their own minimums