Overview of Fidelity International fees and charges

We know that fees are on top of people's mind when selecting a broker. Brokerage fees consist of trading and non-trading fees. The most important trading fees are commission, spread, and financing rate.

  • Commission: it's charged when you execute a trade (either buy or sell). Commissions can be volume-tiered or flat fees. Nowadays, there are many commission-free brokers, click on the following links to check out the best free stockbrokers in the US and the EU.
  • Spread: it denotes the difference between the bid and ask price. When you trade forex or CFDs, spreads can make up a significant part of your trading costs.
  • Financing rate/overnight costs: if you trade on leverage, you may be charged for holding your positions overnight. This cost can be expressed as a percentage or in swap points.
  • Non-trading fees: these occur when you deposit and withdraw funds, or if you don't use your account for a certain period.

Now, let's dive into the details and see what commissions, spreads, and financing rates Fidelity International charges.

Fidelity International commission and other fees
Fidelity International commission and other trading fees

Fidelity International has average trading fees in general. We ranked Fidelity International fee levels as low, average or high based on how they compare with all reviewed brokers.

Check out this table to get an overview of whether Fidelity International commissions, spreads, and financing rates for each asset class are low/average/high.

Classification of Fidelity International commission and other trading fees
Fidelity International AJ Bell Youinvest Halifax
Stock and ETF Average Average Average
Forex - - -
Fund Low Low Average
Bond - Low -
Options - - -
Futures - - -

Now let's go over the trading fees for each asset class one by one.

Fidelity International stock and ETF commissions, spreads

Fidelity International stock and ETF commissions are average. Fidelity International stock and ETF commissions are charged as per the table below.

Fidelity International stock and ETF commission
Fidelity International
US stock Not available
UK stock £10 per trade, or £1.5 per trade for regular saving plans. For tax-advantaged accounts, there is also an annual service fee.
German stock Not available
Indian stock Not available

You can compare Fidelity International stock and ETF fees with the two closest competitors.

Fidelity International stock and ETF commission, spreads vs competitors
Fidelity International AJ Bell Youinvest Halifax
US stock - $13.9 $13.3
UK stock $14.0 $13.9 $13.3
German stock - $13.9 $13.3
Indian stock - - -

Stock and ETF commissions are calculated for a $2,000 trade

Fidelity International fund commissions

Fidelity International fund commissions are low. The table below shows how Fidelity International fund commissions are calculated.

Fidelity International fund commissions
Fidelity International
Mutual fund Annual fee based on investments held: £45 flat fee under £7.5k and no monthly regular savings plan (RSP); 0.35% under £7.5k but with RSP, and between £7.5k-£250k; 0.20% between £250k-£1m; no fee on investments over £1m

Check out how Fidelity International fund fees compare with the competition.

Fidelity International fund commissions
Fidelity International AJ Bell Youinvest Halifax
Mutual fund $0.0 $2.1 $13.3

Fund commissions are calculated for a $2,000 trade

Fidelity International commission and other fees
Fidelity International non-trading fees

In addition to trading fees, it's important to see if Fidelity International charges a fee on deposits, withdrawals, account maintenance, and inactivity. We compared these fees levied by Fidelity International with its two closest competitors.

Fidelity International non-trading fees vs competitors
Fidelity International AJ Bell Youinvest Halifax
Deposit fee $0 $0 $0
Withdrawal fee $0 $0 $0
Account fee No No Yes
Inactivity fee No No No

CFD fees are calculated for a $2,000 trade using 20:1 leverage for stock index CFDs, and 5:1 leverage for stock CFDs

Fidelity International commission and other fees
Bottom line

Hopefully, by now you have a clear picture of the commissions, spreads, financing rates, and non-trading fees charged by Fidelity International and its closest competitors. To learn more about Fidelity International, check out this detailed review. If you would like more information about fees in general, read this article about brokerage fees.

If you're not sure which broker to choose, get a personal recommendation from our broker recommendation algorithm or compare brokers with our broker comparison table.

Author of this article

Tamás Deme

Author of this article

Tamás believes in clear and simple writing that is accessible to everyone. He has almost 20 years of experience as a financial journalist, as well as an editor and proofreader. He previously worked at Interfax news agency and wrote about M&A deals for EMIS DealWatch.

Tamás Deme

Content Editor

Tamás believes in clear and simple writing that is accessible to everyone. He has almost 20 years of experience as a financial journalist, as well as an editor and proofreader. He previously worked at Interfax news agency and wrote about M&A deals for EMIS DealWatch.

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