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VIDEO: How to pick an investment platform

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Written by: YourMoney.com
20/07/2018
With a number of investment platforms all vying for your attention, it can be difficult to navigate and find one that’s appropriate for you. Here are the essentials you need to consider.

When it comes to investing, everyone has different needs and so the starting points to consider include what you want to invest in, the customer service offering and ultimately cost.

Charges vary significantly between the platforms and just this week, the regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority, said it was concerned investors may find it hard to understand fees.

In our six-minute video, Tom Stevenson of Fidelity International explains to YourMoney.com’s Paloma Kubiak the key considerations, a run-down of costs you need to factor in and the role of alternatives, such as robo-advisers in this space.

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