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Securities account

All of your investments are conveniently located in one place with your LHV Securities Account

  • Free account and depositing of Baltic securities
  • Baltic transactions via the largest stockbroker on the Baltic markets
  • Access to the most commonly found securities on the Baltic, U.S., Nordic, European and Russian markets
  • We apply the lowest tax rate in Estonia on US dividends – 15% instead of the regular 30%
  • With an additional contract you can access options and margin loans

Usage

Access to the world’s largest financial markets

Buy shares, index funds and bonds from the world’s largest stock exchanges in Estonia, Europe, the Americas and Russia. Review our list of offered instruments and stock exchanges. If you conclude an additional contract, you will be able to purchase options contracts and short sell U.S. shares.

Home of Baltic securities

As the largest securities broker on the Baltic Market, LHV offers the best conditions for investing in Baltic securities. LHV is the only one in Estonia to offer the free opening of a securities account and the holding of Baltic securities without an administrative fee.
In addition, you can order periodic overviews of publicly traded Baltic companies from LHV’s analysts, which reveal the assessment of analysts towards the results and in which the fair value of the share is designated.

Convenient transactions

The Internet Bank can be used to perform transactions under “Investing” menu. As a client of LHV you can track the real-time market information of Baltic shares via the Powertrader application.

LHV’s Mobile Bank can also be use to perform transactions with Baltic Shares.

The possibility to use margin loans to take positions

If you have concluded a margin loan agreement, we will allow you to take a loan against your portfolio of publicly traded securities in order to take new positions. A margin loan can also be used to perform transactions if sufficient funds are currently unavailable.

Professional support is always available

Our experienced brokers will assist you in Estonian, English and Russian, on working days from 9-23. Contact us at maaklerid@lhv.ee or by telephoning 680-0420. We also invite you to an investment consultation, where we will discuss investing and LHV services in greater detail.
LHV organises regular investment seminars, which are open to all interested parties.

Access to investment funds

Your securities account allows you to purchase investment funds from local as well as international management companies. There are also two funds available that are managed by LHV’s experts: The LHV World Equities Fund and the LHV Persian Gulf Fund.

How to bring your securities to LHV?

  • Perform a free securities transfer using the LHV Internet Bank.
    Start the order in the Internet Bank. Enter the name of the security (or its ISIN code), the quantity and price at which you would like to transfer the securities. As the next step, enter the name of the counterparty, their securities account number and the account administrator. View the instructions.

  • Perform a free securities transfer in your current bank.
    To perform a free securities transfer make sure that you also forward the transfer order to the counter-party’s account administrator bank. The transaction order must be identical to the transaction of the counter-party.

Transfer your securities

Opening a securities account

  • Register yourself as a client of LHV
    If you are not yet a client of LHV, open an account.

  • Conclude an investment services agreement
    Conclude an investment services agreement in order to conclude securities transactions. You can also do this in the LHV Mobile Bank.

  • Trading with Baltic securities
    To trade with Baltic securities, open a free Baltic securities account.

  • Trading with US securities
    To trade with U.S. securities, confirm your tax residency to ensure that your dividends are taxed at a lower rate. Complete a private person’s form or a legal person’s form.

  • Bring your existing securities to LHV
    If you have previously acquired securities in other banks, you can conveniently bring them to LHV with a securities transfer.

Price list

Creating a securities account (including a Baltic securities account)

Free of charge

Administering of Baltic shares

Free of charge

Management fee for foreign securities

0.025% monthly, from €2 (0.015% from the part exceeding €30,000)*

Transaction fee for Baltic shares

3 € + 0.2%

Service charge (including the ETF-s) for shares from the U.S., the Nordic countries, Russia, Canada, Germany, Italy, France and Spain

11 € + 0.3%

Service charge for bond transactions

6 € + 0,2%

Service charge for fund shares

Purchase transactions for LHV funds free of charge, sales transaction 1%; Other funds - purchase and sales transaction 1%

Service charge for options

6 € Contract

Baltic analyses

6 € per month

Margin loan

Loan interest for a margin loan starts from 7.5%. Many Baltic securities and most of the securities listed on the foreign stock exchange are suitable as collateral.

Review the terms and conditions, price list and risks of the financial service and consult with our specialist. Income and expenses calculator for securities transactions.
*VAT will be added.

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