Alliance Trust Savings is a subsidiary of Alliance Trust PLC, which was established in 1888 and is among the largest generalist investment trust companies (by market cap) in the UK.
Alliance Trust Savings formed in 1986, partly to meet the challenges posed by changes within the UK savings industry at the time, and partly to offer private investors a cost-effective route into Alliance Trust PLC.
Today, Alliance Trust Savings offers access to a range of investment opportunities, including over 2100 funds, UK equities, investment trusts, exchange traded funds and fixed interest, which can be held within a range of accounts, including SIPPs, child SIPPs, stocks and shares ISAs/junior ISAs, dealing accounts and first steps accounts.
i.nvest is Alliance Trust Savings’ trading platform for investors and their intermediaries.
In 2014, their assets under administration grew 19% against market growth of 13%.