Exploring investments on Smart Investor

You have the choice of thousands of investments to help you achieve your financial goals. Once you’ve opened one of our accounts, we offer you various ways to explore and find the right investments for you.

The value of investments can fall as well as rise. You may get back less than you invest. If you’re not sure about investing please seek independent advice. Before transferring your investments, find out about any charges, exit penalties, benefits you may lose or investments that you can’t transfer to us.

Barclays Funds List

About our Funds List

Selected by Barclays’ investment specialists, it is a list of funds that have built solid reputations and established sound investment processes.

Investing in international markets

Explore international markets with Smart Investor.

Funds, ETFs and investment trusts

Our services are available to Smart Investor account holders, so you’ll need to open an account to explore the funds, ETFs and investment trusts we offer.

Most Popular

Here, you’ll find a list of the most popular funds, shares, ETFs, and investment trusts as chosen by our investors, and the top fund picks depending on the type of account – whether an ISA, or SIPP. The details of our most popular funds are updated monthly.

Research your investments with Smart Investor

We now offer various options to help inform your investment decisions.

Barclays Price Improver™

Barclays Price Improver™ gives you the best price available from our selected Retail Service Providers (RSPs) every time you buy or sell shares, Exchange Traded Funds, investment trusts or Real Estate Investment Trusts on the London Stock Exchange.

IPOs and new issues

Accessing investments before they’re available on the London Stock Exchange.

We're not offering IPOs at the moment.




Our fees are transparent, so you can clearly see what you’re paying for.

One low annual customer fee, whatever you choose to invest in – 0.25% on investment balances up to £200,000 and 0.05% above £200,000.

No charge for investing in funds and just £6 per deal to buy and sell UK and international shares.

Depending on the types of investments you choose, you may also be charged taxes, like Stamp Duty, or fund manager fees.

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The value of investments can fall as well as rise. You may get back less than you invest. Tax rules can change and their effects on you will depend on your individual circumstances.

Investment ISA

Investment ISA

Invest your £20,000 ISA allowance and protect your investment returns from income tax, tax on dividends and capital gains tax, with our Investment (Stocks and Shares) ISA.

Investment Account

A flexible, straightforward account with no limits on the amount you can invest.