Telegraph links with Interactive Investor for direct platform launch

­­Interactive Investor has partnered with the Daily Telegraph to launch a new investment service, Telegraph Investor.

The new platform is available through the Telegraph website and will carry a £10 charge for selling shares, charging 0.3 per cent with a £300 cap.

The launch comes after Interactive Investor partnered with FE Trustnet earlier this year to launch the Trustnet Direct Investment platform.

Interactive Investor chief executive Adam Seale says: “This exciting new partnership with The Telegraph demonstrates the reliability and scalability of Interactive Investor’s technology, allowing us to tailor our investment platform to suit clients’ needs.”

Telegraph Media Group executive head of personal finance Andrew Oxlade says: “We are very excited to be launching yet another innovative service. The Telegraph is a trusted brand and we’re proud that we can use this to offer an important service to our audience. Our readers love the constant stream of investment ideas and analysis published online by our award-winning journalists and we’re pleased that they can now also put their investment ideas into action.”