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The recent coronavirus pandemic has affected the share price of hundreds of companies, and this has included BT shares. The BT share price has been dropping since 2015, and many investors may consider the current share price to be a good time to buy BT shares. BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) is a British telecom company that operates in over 180 countries. It is the largest provider of broadband and mobile services in the UK.

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Information last updated 2020-03-26.
Open122.4pPrevious close119.4p
High124.2862pChange0.02p
Low117.08pChange %0.017%
Close119.42pTimestamp2020-03-30
Volume44713475GMT offset0
IndustryTelecom ServicesCurrency symbolp
CodeBT-ACountry nameUK
TypeCommon StockCountry ISOUK
NameBT Group plcISINGB0030913577
ExchangeLSECUSIPN/A
Currency codeGBXSectorCommunication Services
Currency namePence sterlingFull-time employees106700

BT share price

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How to buy shares in BT

  1. Choose a share-dealing platform. If you’re a beginner, our table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You’ll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You’ll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: BT-A in this case.
  5. Research BT shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your BT shares. It's that simple.
The value of your investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invested. Past performance is no indication of future results. Capital at risk.

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Updated March 31st, 2020
Name Product Price per trade Frequent trader rate Platform fees
Hargreaves Lansdown Fund & Share Account
£11.95
£5.95
Transfer out fee
Your capital is at risk.
IG
0% commission on US shares, and £3 on UK shares
From £5
£0 - £24 per quarter
Your capital is at risk.
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0% commission, no markup, no ticket fee, no management fee
N/A
Withdrawal fee & GDP to USD deposit conversion
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Saxo Markets Share Dealing Account
£8
0.05% (min £5)
0.12% per year & transfer-out fee
Your capital is at risk.

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BT overview

BT Group plc provides communications products and services in the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates in four segments: Consumer, Enterprise, Global Services, and Openreach. The Consumer segment offers mobile, broadband, home phone, and TV services under the BT, EE and Plusnet brands. The Enterprise segment sells communications and IT services to businesses and public sector organizations; and provides network products and services to communications providers. Its services include fixed voice, mobile, converged connectivity, and networked IT. The Global Services segment offers enterprise communications services, including managed network and IT infrastructure services to enterprise customers. The Openreach segment builds and operates fixed network that connects the homes and businesses. It also provides wholesale ‘last mile' fixed access from premises to exchanges; and installs and maintains fiber and copper communications networks. The company was formerly known as Newgate Telecommunications Limited and changed its name to BT Group plc in September 2001. BT Group plc was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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