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ADRs (American Depositary Receipts)
Best execution and price improvements
How best execution works
Choosing my portfolio currency
US market instruments, IRS, W8-BEN
Do you offer options, CFDs, mutual funds or futures trading?
What we currently do not offer
Do you pay dividends?
What are they and how do they work on Lightyear
I can't find the stock I want to invest in
About adding new stocks to our selection
ISAs and investment accounts
What are Lightyear accounts declared as
Market vs Limit orders: What are they?
Market and limit orders
PnL (profit and loss)
Learn about profit and loss views in Lightyear app
Prices in the app
How we display prices
Investing on auto-pilot
How to move your stocks to Lightyear
Taxes and statements
Tax reporting and where to get an account overview
Notifications tracking price movements
What are fractional shares?
...“a fraction of a share", i.e less than one
What is a stock split?
The a-b-c's of share or stock splits
Which markets do you currently offer?
Our stock & ETF universe
Who is the owner of the securities I buy?
Any instruments you purchase through Lightyear are yours
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Lightyear Financial Ltd is an appointed representative of RiskSave Technologies Ltd, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 775330). Lightyear Financial Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales with company number 12925823. Registered office 42-46 Princelet St, London E1 5LP, United Kingdom. Lightyear Financial Ltd can be found in Financial Conduct Authority Financial Services register under FRN 955739.
Lightyear Europe AS is authorised and regulated as an investment firm by the Estonian Financial Supervision Authority (Finantsinspektsioon) under activity licence number 4.1-1/31. Lightyear Europe is a company registered in Estonia with company number 16235024 and registered office at Volta 1, Tallinn 10412, Estonia.