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Review of Redmayne-Bentley by ingm80

Advantages: local office, easy to contact
Disadvantages: good advice costs money

Redmayne Bently are a firm of Stockbrokers, for the uninitiated, they buy and sell stocks, funds etc. A firm of Stockbrokers can do this on the basis that you give them an instruction or they can do it themselves on the basis of your own attitude to risk ... Read review

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nh by ravingreviewer

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08.01.2016 13:25
(09.01.2016 10:24)
Excellent ShareDeal Active ISA
Review of Jarvis Investment Management by Dido6

Advantages: Excellent service and value
Disadvantages: None so far.

...have held Sharedeal accounts with Jarvis since 2004 - initially they were separate PEP and ISA accounts which were subsequently combined into one ISA (at zero cost). I qualified for a zero cost management charge and I pay £9.50 per trade. I find the acc ... Read review

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Oh! by LiveMusicLoverLyn
One too many "I's" in there for my liking. R. by RICHADA

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23.11.2015 14:13
Things have clearly changed since the other reviews
Review of Jarvis Investment Management by elkiti

Advantages: Cheap, Efficient, Knowledgeable & Well established
Disadvantages: Occasional issues with intra-day online valuation

...with Jarvis. However, having used Jarvis for about 3 years now since transferring from my other broker, I have found the ... Read review

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03.06.2011 19:15
Hargreaves Lansdown SIpp
Review of Hargreaves Lansdown Stockbrokers by islaymac1

Advantages: HELP WEBSITE, GOOD PUBLICATIONS, CHEAP
Disadvantages: NONE

I have been with Hargreaves Lansdown for about a year now. I have read comments which say that their communication is not very good and I must agree that they don't contact you personally with advice unless you pay for it. However they do send out magazin ... Read review

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24.10.2010 12:32
Hargreaves Lansdown service
Review of Hargreaves Lansdown Stockbrokers by mcdadejo

Advantages: Not many
Disadvantages: Poor communication, web site access problems,

Interesting reading the reviews on Hargreaves Lansdown Stockbrokers on the site. I have found them awful to communicate with over the years and I am about to sack them. They never seem to take the time to find out what YOU want, you are driven by THEIR pr ... Read review

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24.10.2010 10:58
They confirmed transaction then cancelled it without telling me
Review of Barclays Stockbrokers by luckyguys

Advantages: Barclays used to have a good name
Disadvantages: Systems and "human error" problems. Selftrade B+ Barclays Stockbrokers E-

...self-invested pension plan. On 24th September Barclays stockbrokers, following my enquiry, offered me Leeds Building Society 13.375% bonds at £1.30. I bought them . The dealer said: “I confirm the deal has gone ... Read review

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Been with Barclays about two years and not had a problem so far. That's not say there won't be a 1st time. Interesting reading. by maa1506
Thanks for the info even if it wasn't a review. Yes it's perfectly fine for them to mess up because it's you who pays for it, the same way you do if YOU mess up. I'd keep at this until they break. If you can't do it get someone who will help you. by LawrenceP

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21.11.2009 13:35
Brewin Dolphin - Rip off merchants
Review of Brewin Dolphin Securities Ltd by marko123

Advantages: Can lose lots of money if you do not want your inheritance to reach your relatives
Disadvantages: Lose lots of money

...to write a review on Brewin Dolphin as a result of my experience with them. My overall impression of using them for over 10 years (not out of choice, will explain as i go on) is VERY BAD. I did come into some money from a relative, but was no ... Read review

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Whilst I have no doubt that indifferent management saw the value of your fund decrease, and the management charges were extortionate, you were also very unfortunate that your money was invested in the 10 most turbulent years our economic system has seen in living memory. Hindsight is 20/20 as they say. I would loved to have taken the 15k I invested in stocks in early 1999 and stuck them somewhere safe, as the return on my investment was -25%. I suspect your experience was the unlucky confluence of bad timing and apathetic management. I hope you fare better in future. Useful review. by Hishyeness
ni there, good op..........................steve by moontheloon09
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13.06.2009 15:19
Lloyds Stockbrokers have lost it!
Review of Lloyds TSB Stockbrokers Ltd by rogerjavon

Advantages: None at present
Disadvantages: Failure to respond to secure emails is resulting in financial losses.

I have had severl stock account for anumber of years now which up to about 6 months ago operated very well but very sadly now they don't action instructions, fail to take up rights and take weeks (if they answer at all) to respond to secure emails. I hav ... Read review

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Sorry but there is not enough information in this review to make it helpful from the point of view of a consumer looking to make a purchase. If you update please leave a message in my guestbook and I will return to re-rate. by TheHairyGodmother

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24.05.2009 10:40
TD Waterhouse web broker - terrible
Review of TD Waterhouse by abba999

Advantages: cheap
Disadvantages: totally crap

I've had a TD Waterhouse web trader for 5 years - Initially they were good, the website was fast, they allow access to international markets and some derivatives.. However... As of about a year ago they have gone to pieces. 1) The website is often d ... Read review

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Sorry but there is not enough information or opinion in this review to make it helpful from the point of view of a consumer looking at making a purchase. If you update please leave a message in my guestbook and I will return to re-rate. by TheHairyGodmother

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06.05.2009 16:42
Natwest Stockbrokers Online Services
Review of Natwest Stockbrokers Ltd by craigw

Advantages: Quick and easy to use, excellent facilities
Disadvantages: Not the cheapest fees available

My experience with Natwest stockbrokers has been a very pleasent one. I use the online brokering system, which provides a secure and easy way to trade shares for a minimal fee. There are various options available when buying and selling shares (such as ... Read review

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12.02.2008 14:26
Pritchard Stockbrokers
Review of I A Pritchard Stockbrokers Ltd by GBarry1949

Advantages: Excellent advice, friendly, well established
Disadvantages: bit more expensive than online trading but doesnt matter if they makey ou money

I use Pritchard Stockbrokers, who are excellent. Their charges are pretty standard within the industry but they are more expensive than the online trading firms. However if you are like me, then you will like the fact of having your own personal stockbrok ... Read review

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Welcome to Ciao, helpful review by Expired-Account
Are you sure your name isn't Greg Townsend? you need to give a bit more info on how a stock portfolio works, what they actually do for you and what it costs and what you might have to invest,, by JeffFromPoole
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29.01.2008 22:09
(20.06.2008 17:51)
Top broker
Review of Charles Stanley & Co Ltd by easty15

Advantages: plenty
Disadvantages: little

Charles Stanley is a private client stockbrokers that offers absolutely exceptional service. For some people, share dealing is done completely though the internet and no personal contact is required. However, many people look to have a one on one ... Read review

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More info needed. Scarlett x by Smiley_Scarly
thats funny, I did a review yesterday on my broker. donovan by donovan74
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15.09.2006 20:09
A shower of chancers
Review of Jarvis Investment Management by gray

Advantages: reasonably cheap
Disadvantages: terrible customer service

I became a Jarvis customer by default when they purchased the "execution only" business of CFA Securities (Sharenet) early in 2003. The customer service has since got to a level that I can no longer tolerate, which has brought its own problems. Gripes ... Read review

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I'll avoid them then.. by belinda9

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03.10.2003 20:59
Easy to use stockbroker service (Updated)
Review of Natwest Stockbrokers Ltd by numberthree

Advantages: Walk in to your local Natwest Bank and trade
Disadvantages: Can be a while before you get your share certificates

Natwest have recently revamped their stockbroking service so I thought I should update my review. A little while ago I decided I wanted to start owning a few company shares. I needed to find a straightforward brokering service and I didn’t need advice ... Read review

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Great review- i want to trade but have no idea where to start. This was very informative and answered some of my questions. Thanks. by Webby_law
Well written and informative op. by SRowlands

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24.07.2003 10:34
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