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Bestinvest Fund Investing Review

Name: Bestinvest Fund Investing

Description: Bestinvest has combined low-cost online investing and share dealing with personalised expert advice to help clients choose the right investments for their portfolio. A good choice for large long-term investors.
Capital at risk.


  • Available funds: 1,000
  • Fund account fee: 0.2%
  • Fund dealing commission: £4.95
  • Minimum investment: £1

Fees: Bestinvest charge a 0.2% account fee for holding ready-made portfolios. Above £500,000 it reduces to 0.1%. For other investments, the account fee is 0.4% up to £250k. Dealing commissions £4.95 per online share trade, fund dealing is free.


  • £1 minimum investment
  • Advice from experts on demand
  • 0.2%* account fee for ready-made fund portfolios


  • Higher 0.4% account fee for none ready-made portfolios
  • Pricing
  • Market Access
  • Online Platform
  • Customer Service
  • Research & Analysis
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