Pick your own investments

Investing in stocks and shares doesn't have to be difficult. We're here to help you find the account that best suits your goals.



  • Create and control your investment portfolio.
  • Free investor tools like our ETF Quicklist.
  • No investment limits (tax may apply).
  • Free regular investing.

Start investing in three simple steps...

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Pick an account

Select from one of our two accounts to help get you started.
Share Dealing ISA
Share Dealing Account

If you ‘re not sure where to begin, you can read our 5-step guide to investing.

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Pick your investments

If you need help with deciding how to invest, we have a list of investment options that could help you reach your investment goals.

We also offer research tools, shortlists of expertly picked funds and guides to help if you’re new to investing or want to brush up on the basics.

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Regular investments could help reduce risk on your investment portfolio.

Find more helpful tips when you read our articles and research.

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. There will normally be a charge for this. Tax treatment depends on individual circumstances and current UK tax rules.

Regular Investing

Regular investments could be another way for you to grow your money, without needing a lump sum. Start your plan today and pay no commission on investments.

More about Regular Investing

Regular Investing

Regular investments could be another way for you to grow your money, without needing a lump sum. Start your plan today and pay no commission on investments.

More about Regular Investing

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Share Dealing ISA

Perfect for choosing your own stocks and shares, funds, ETFs and more...

  • Create and control your own portfolio.
  • ETF Quicklist and Investment tools.
  • Invest up to £20,000 every tax year.
  • Free regular investments.
  • All profits are free from Capital Gains or UK Income Tax.
Share Dealing ISA
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Share Dealing Account

When you’ve used your annual ISA allowance but want to keep trading.

  • Create and control your portfolio.
  • ETF Quicklist and Investment tools. 
  • No investment limits (tax may apply).
  • Free regular investments.
Share Dealing Account
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Invest Wise accounts

Free investing accounts for 18 - 25 year olds. Choose from an Invest Wise ISA or Invest Wise Account.
  • Free account up to 26 years old.
  • Free regular investing.
  • With a choice of investment types and accounts.
Invest Wise accounts

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Get expert investment advice

If you’re unsure which investments are right for you, then Schroders Personal Wealth could help you.

Please note that eligibility criteria, fees and charges may apply.

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Pick and grow your investment knowledge...

Boost your skills

Whether you're experienced or just getting started, find useful hints, tips, and guides on how to make the most of investing.

See our guides


Our research tools could help you learn about potential future investments. Our articles and insights can also help you stay updated on all things investing.

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Top investment picks

With over 2,500 funds to choose from, see if our shortlist can help you find the one that’s right for you, helping you to build your portfolio.

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Your money is protected

Investments with Lloyds Bank Direct Investments are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. This limit is applied to the aggregated total of any stock or cash held across the following brands which we administer.

This is in addition to any other savings deposits you may hold across Lloyds Banking Group.

Important legal information

The Lloyds Bank Direct Investments Service is operated by Halifax Share Dealing Limited. Registered Office: Trinity Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 2RG. Registered in England and Wales no. 3195646. Halifax Share Dealing Limited is 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.

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