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Manage your investments with Smart Investor

Smart Investor makes investing easy, puts you in control, and allows you to make your own investment decisions to reach your financial goals.

 

Remember, the value of investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invest. Tax rules may change in the future and any benefits to you depend on your individual circumstances. Investing is not for the short term. You should only invest money that you won’t need access to for at least 5 years. Smart Investor doesn’t offer advice. If you’re not sure about investing, seek independent advice.

What you’ll get

  • A cutting-edge service with intuitive tools and helpful information
  • Simple pricing with no hidden charges, so you can see exactly what you’re paying for
  • View your investments and banking all in one place within Barclays Online Banking
  • A range of Ready-made Investments to get you started

Investment options

Investment ISA

Take advantage of tax- efficient investing

With a Barclays Investment ISA, you could invest up to £20,000 in the 2017/18 tax year and protect your investment returns from income tax, tax on dividends and capital gains tax (CGT)1.

Investment Account

Enjoy the flexibility of no limit on how much you can invest.

Remember, the value of investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invest.

Ready-made Investments

Using an Investment ISA or Investment Account, our Ready-made Investments offer a quick and simple way to build a diversified portfolio, matched to your goals and the risk profile you choose.

Remember, the value of investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invest.

Already have an existing investment?

If you already hold an investment with us, you can access information on these services.

More ways to save

Bonds

You can put your money away in one of our bonds for a fixed rate of return.

Savings

Looking to save but with more flexibility? See our range of savings accounts.

Cash ISAs

Take advantage of tax-free savings while having access to your money12.

Tax rules may change in the future and any benefits to you depend on your individual circumstances. Investing is not for the short-term.

The investment funds we sell are generally designed to be held for 5 to 10 years. If you’re unsure if an investment is right for you, please seek independent financial advice.

Remember, tax rules may change in the future. and any benefits to you depend on your individual circumstances.