MarketMaster application
  • 1Introduction
  • 2Personal details
  • 3Account details
  • 4Review application
  • 5Finish

Do you have a Barclays Bank current account and are registered for Barclays Online Banking?

If yes, you’re eligible to open an Investment Account with Smart Investor - the new online direct investing service from Barclays. More on the Barclays Investment Account on Smart Investor

If you need Barclays Online banking access, you can register for online banking

If no, or you’d prefer to wait, you can open a MarketMaster® with Barclays Stockbrokers today using the online application below and we’ll move your account across to Smart Investor soon.

By proceeding with your application for a MarketMaster®, you agree and consent to being transferred to the equivalent Smart Investor service. Please review the Smart Investor terms and conditions, the Smart Investor fees [PDF, 176KB] and also take a look at the key differences between Barclays Stockbrokers and Smart Investor.

More information on the move to Smart Investor

Open a MarketMaster® account online

MarketMaster® is a flexible and convenient trading account that gives you access to a range of asset classes and markets. Apply online and you could be ready to invest in minutes.

  • Remember that the value of your investments may go down as well as up and you may get back less than you originally invested.
  • Barclays Stockbrokers are an execution-only stockbroker and do not offer investment advice. If you are unsure about the suitability of investments, seek independent advice.
  • Before applying, please read the Barclays Terms and Conditions [PDF 1.3MB] and MarketMaster® rates and charges.
  • To open a MarketMaster® account, you must be a UK resident aged 18 or over. Please have your address and bank account details to hand.

If you are an existing Barclays Stockbrokers client, please click 'Yes' and follow the on screen instructions. By doing this we will be able to proceed with your application more quickly.

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We no longer accept paper or telephone applications. If you need any help with your online application please call us on 0800 279 6551* or our local number 0141 352 3909* (option 3).

*Calls to 0800 numbers are free if made from a UK landline and calls to 0141 numbers are charged at local rate, mobile costs may vary - please check with your telecoms provider. Calls may be recorded so that we can monitor the quality of our service and for security purposes. Our opening hours are 07:30 to 19:00 Monday to Thursday, 07:30 to 18:00 on Friday (excluding bank holidays) and 09:30 to 12:30 on Saturday.

MarketMaster application

Please select below to register for an application form:

†0808 calls are free from a UK landline. Call costs to 0141 numbers may vary – please check with your telecoms provider. Calls may be recorded so that we can monitor the quality of our service and security purposes. Our opening hours are 7.30am to 7pm Monday to Thursday, 7.30am to 6pm on Friday (excluding bank holidays) and 9.30am to 12.30pm on Saturday.

*0808 calls are free from a UK landline. Call costs to 0141 numbers may vary – please check with your telecoms provider. Calls may be recorded so that we can monitor the quality of our service and security purposes. Our opening hours are 8am to 6.30pm Monday to Thursday, 8am to 6pm on Friday (excluding bank holidays) and 9.30am to 12.30pm on Saturday.

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