AJ Bell is one of the UK’s largest providers of online investment platforms and stockbroker services. With more than 230,000 customers and assets under administration exceeding £52 billion, we succeed by providing award-winning investment products, backed up with excellent service and online functionality at a low cost.
AJ Bell’s Youinvest platform is a multi award winning provider of SIPPs, stocks and shares ISAs, Lifetime ISAs, Junior ISAs, Junior SIPPs and share dealing accounts. We offer customers access to a market leading range of investment options, including: shares, funds, ETFs, investment trusts and much more.
Baillie Gifford Managed Fund
Baillie Gifford’s sole business is investment management. Since the company was founded in 1908 it has been a partnership. Today it is owned by 43 partners all of whom work in the business.
We believe that the best investment ideas spring from thinking about future possibilities, not short-term probabilities. We set no barriers to the imagination of our investors, encouraging fresh perspectives and the use of diverse sources of information.
We currently manage or advise some £173bn on behalf of clients worldwide. Whilst we are predominantly an institutional manager (circa 90% of FUM), we offer an extensive range of investment trusts and open ended funds to UK wealth managers and intermediaries.
Invesco Perpetual Select Trust
Invesco is one of the leading independent investment managers in the UK, dedicated to helping investors achieve their financial objectives through a relentless commitment to investment excellence. Our investment approach is rooted in the view that there are no short cuts to long-term investment success.
JP Morgan Emerging Markets Investment Trust
J.P. Morgan Asset Management, with assets under management of USD 1.7 trillion (as of 31 March 2019), is a global leader in investment management. J.P. Morgan Asset Management's clients include institutions, retail investors and high net worth individuals in every major market throughout the world. J.P. Morgan Asset Management offers global investment management in equities, fixed income, real estate, hedge funds, private equity and liquidity. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of USD 2.0 trillion (as of 31 March 2019) and operations worldwide.
Law Debenture is a rare proposition; an investment trust with an independent professional services business. Our goal is to achieve long term capital growth and steadily increasing income for our shareholders.
Founded in 1889 and listed on the London Stock Exchange, we are recognised globally for our longstanding investment trust, managed by James Henderson and Laura Foll of Janus Henderson.
Our professional services business provides a responsive, flexible and forward thinking service to our global client base, making sure we always put our client’s needs first. Our business is built on three foundations, our Pension, Corporate Trust and Corporate Services businesses. With a reputation for independence and trust, we pride ourselves on our excellent service provision to large corporates, law firms, banks, funds, private equity, SME’s, hedge funds, start-ups and private clients.
Orbis Global Equity Fund
Orbis is a global investment firm, managing around £28 billion of assets. We have been creating long-term value for our institutional clients since 1990, and have now made our investment expertise available to UK retail investors.
Founded in 1989, we are a privately owned firm with offices across 5 continents. Our largest presence is based in London across our two offices. Our investment philosophy is fundamental, long-term and contrarian and we are uniquely structured to encourage bold but considered decisions, even in times of stress. As a firm, our business model is structured in a way that requires us to deliver meaningful long-term outperformance to our clients.
Polar Capital Technology Trust
Launched in 1996, Polar Capital Technology Trust plc (“PCT”) has grown to become a leading European investor with a multi-cycle track record. Managed by a team of dedicated technology specialists, the PCT aims to maximise long-term capital growth by investing in a diversified portfolio of technology companies from around the world. The managers’ core belief in rigorous fundamental analysis, and being unconstrained by not following a benchmark, enables PCT to deliver global equity market outperformance through exposure to a universe of over 3,000 companies.
Shares is the leading online resource for private investors and is read by tens of thousands of individuals managing their own money.
Launched in 1999, we publish a weekly digital magazine every Thursday and provide daily online comment about stocks, funds, investment trusts, ETFs, ISAs, SIPPs, savings and personal finance.
Our easy-to-read style and depth of analysis has made Shares essential reading for those investing today.
Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust
Aberdeen Standard Investments is a brand of the investment businesses of Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life Investments and is a leading global asset manager dedicated to creating long-term value for our clients. To achieve this, we offer a comprehensive range of investment capabilities, as well as the highest levels of service.
Overall, we manage worldwide assets worth £525 billion on behalf of clients in 80 countries as at 30 June 2019. In managing these assets, we employ over 1,000 investment professionals and provide client support from over 40 client relationship offices globally. This ensures we are close to our clients and the markets in which they invest.
We are high-conviction, long-term investors who seek to realise the value of our investments over time. In our view, teamwork and collaboration between investment managers and across asset classes is the key to delivering repeatable, robust investment performance. We are also resolute in our commitment to active asset management.