SharePad vs nearest alternatives

We're often asked about the differences between SharePad and our next nearest alternatives. Below we have pulled together the key information in a handy comparison table.


Basic monthly subscription 35 32
Add-on costs 0 48
Total monthly subscription 35 80
30-day money-back guarantee Yes Yes


UK Yes Yes
US Yes Add-on cost
Canada Yes Add-on cost
Europe Yes Add-on cost
Funds Yes No
Investment Trusts Yes Yes
ETFs (Exchange Traded Funds) Yes Yes
Bonds Yes Yes
Commodities Yes No
Convertibles Yes Yes
Cryptocurrencies Yes No
Economic Data Yes No
Foreign Exchange (FX) Yes No
Gilts Yes No
Index Futures Yes No
Preference Shares Yes Yes
REITs Yes Yes
Sector Indices Yes Yes
Treasury Yields Yes No
UK Indices 177 11
UK Sector Indices (FTSE & AIM) 96 No
UK Super Sectors 20 No
Total Return Indices 4 No

Portfolio / Watch list Tools

Maximum number of Portfolios / Watch lists Unlimited 25
Maximum number of stocks in a Portfolio / Watch list Unlimited 100
Group Portfolios Yes No
Portfolio analysis Yes Yes
Capital Gains Tax calculator Yes No

Stock Screening

Screening criteria Unlimited Unlimited
Filter library / Guru screens 152 67
Number of saved filters / screens Unlimited 25
In-house rankings No Yes


UK News Live Delayed /
End of day
UK RNS Live Delayed /
End of day
US & Canadian News Live Delayed /
End of day
(Add-on cost)
News filters Yes No
News keyword highlighting Yes No
News flags Yes No

Broker Forecasts

Forecasted years 3 2
Forecast data points 12 4
Forecast ratios 36 10
Customisable forecasts Yes No


Fundamental charting Yes No
Custom financial charting Unlimited variables No
Technical Analysis indicators 52 16
Chart annotation Yes Yes
Buys & Sells Yes Yes
Company events Yes Yes
Minimum chart interval 1 minute 1 day
Custom chart intervals Yes Yes
Export charts to applications (e.g. MS Office) & social media Yes No
Stock comparison charts Yes Yes
Index benchmarking Yes No
Volume profile Yes No
Volume conviction Yes No


Number of alarm types 26 9
News Yes Yes
Chart indicators Yes Yes
Individual price movements Yes Yes

Reputation & Customer Support

TrustPilot rating (Score out of 5) 4.9 4.7
TrustPilot rating (% of 5-stars) 94% 82%
Telephone Yes No
Email Yes Yes
In-product chat Yes Yes
Live WhatsApp Yes No
One-to-One training FREE & unlimited No


User-to-User chat Yes Yes

Level 2

UK Level 2 upgrade option Yes(SharePad Pro) No

Data History

Fundamental data 40 years 10 years
Price data 30 years 20 years


Like-for-Like comparison on selected features as at 02/02/24.