J Sainsbury low cost dealing

A low cost dealing service has been arranged with Stocktrade which provides a simple way of buying or selling J Sainsbury shares.

Stocktrade, based in Edinburgh, is an execution only stockbroker, providing trading services to individuals, companies and market professionals since 1993.

Full details of the service can be found below including the telephone number and the reference number you should quote when you call us.

This is a Telephone dealing service only, available for the purchase or sale of UK listed shares that are in certificated form. If you would like to open a Nominee account with us, please contact Stocktrade for more details as different charges/rates will apply.

If you are looking to deal straight away then Stocktrade can accommodate you, providing the following criteria is met:

  • You are a UK resident.
  • The shares to be traded are in your name and for a UK listed stock. Please ensure you have the share certificate(s) in your possession to allow you to confirm details of your shareholding(s).
  • You can provide your National Insurance Number and date of birth.
  • You successfully pass an electronic anti money laundering check which is undertaken over the telephone prior to dealing – See below.
  • All purchases must be paid for by Debit Card. Sale proceeds are remitted by BACS.


Commission per transaction

Commission Charges




Minimum commission will apply on amounts up to

Maximum commission will apply on amounts from

Certificated Account



No maximum


no maximum


If your consideration was £10000 at 1% you would pay commission of £100


If your consideration was £20000 at 1%  you would pay commission of £200

Other transaction costs to be aware of are:

UK Stamp Duty is levied on all purchases at the applicable rate e.g. currently 0.5%.

Irish Stocks have Stamp Duty levied on all purchases at the applicable rate e.g. currently 1%.

Other Transaction Taxes may also be levied at applicable rates.

A £1 PTM (Panel of Takeovers and Mergers) levy is charged on all bargains over £10,000.

Confirmation of your identity

We have responsibilities under UK anti-money laundering legislation to confirm the identity and permanent address of our Clients. Where you are resident in the United Kingdom, we will undertake an electronic anti-money laundering check of the personal data you have provided. The check will be undertaken via a reputable referencing agency, which will retain a record of this check.

For those dealing from overseas

If you are overseas, the immediate Sharedealing service is not available to you. 

Contact details

Please call 0131 240 0414

Reference to quote 'J Sainsbury Dial & Deal service'

Risk warning

The value of your investments and any income from them may fall and you may get back less than you invested. Stocktrade cannot provide advice about the suitability of this service or about any investments. If you have any doubts about the suitability of this service you should contact a financial adviser.

The directors of J Sainsbury are not in any way seeking to encourage shareowners to either buy or sell shares. If you are in any doubt as to the action you should take, you are recommended to seek your own financial advice from an independent financial adviser authorised pursuant to the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 or other appropriate financial adviser.

This information is not, and should not be considered to be an invitation or solicitation to enter into any investment business with Stocktrade. Before utilising Stocktrade Services you must satisfy yourself that by doing so you will not be in breach of any local regulations. We will not be liable for and you indemnify us against any consequences arising from any breach caused by you. If you are in any doubt you should seek independent legal advice.

The value of your investments can fall and you may get back less than you invested

Stocktrade is a division of Alliance Trust Savings Limited, which is a subsidiary of Alliance Trust PLC and is registered in Scotland No. SC 98767, registered office, PO Box 164, 8 West Marketgait, Dundee DD1 9YP; is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority, firm reference number: 116115. Alliance Trust Savings gives no financial or investment advice. Calls may be recorded for training and security purposes.