AJ Bell is one of the UK’s largest providers of online investment platforms and stockbroker services. With more than 172,000 customers and assets under administration exceeding £42 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.
Allianz Global Investors / The Merchants Trust
The Merchants Trust was established in 1889. Managed by Simon Gergel since 2006, the Trust invests in a diversified portfolio of large, well-established and well-known UK companies and focuses on a simple proposition: to deliver a high and rising income together with capital growth. Although past performance is no guide to the future, Merchants is one of the highest-yielding of all UK equity income trusts. It has paid rising dividends to its shareholders for the last 36 years and is classified by the Association of Investment Companies as one of its ‘Dividend Heroes’. www.merchantstrust.co.uk
Basset & Gold
Basset & Gold was conceived in 2014 by an award-winning hedge fund manager with the goal of creating a retail finance company that gave clients access to an asset class that had traditionally only been available to institutions and high net worth individuals. The founding principles are those of “innovation, putting clients first, and an Aligned Investment Model (AIM)", and to create a business in which everyone receives the consistently high level of service. Our mission is to create investment opportunities that are easy to understand and transparent. Today, investors’ can access our attractive returns from as little as £1,000.
Close Brothers Asset Management
Close Brothers Asset Management (“CBAM”) is one of the largest and longest-established providers of discretionary investment management services and high quality financial planning advice, managing more than £12.2 billion on behalf of individuals, families and trustees. With over 40 years’ experience, our investment management and financial planning teams are supported by more than 550 staff, working from 10 offices across the UK. CBAM is part of Close Brothers Group plc, a leading UK merchant banking group providing lending, deposit taking, wealth management services, and securities trading.
We aim to deliver agreed outcomes for investors, through a combination of institutional style investment management combined with a personal and comprehensive approach to service.
Martin Currie / Securities Trust of Scotland
Securities Trust of Scotland (STS) is an investment trust that aims to achieve rising income and long-term capital growth through investment in a balanced portfolio constructed from global equities. It is a focused 35-55 stock equity portfolio that is unconstrained by geography, sector, stock or market capitalisation. This provides the opportunity to invest in their best ideas, not just because they are listed in a market index. The company pays quarterly dividends to provide investors with a regular income. STS is managed by Martin Currie, a global active equity specialist that crafts high-conviction portfolios for client-focused solutions.
Nova Financial Group is an award winning and industry leading Property Investment and Financial Advisory service focussed on assisting clients to achieve financial freedom through direct property investment. Nova offers the breadth of experience and skills to combine most required property professional services into one place. It is a one stop shop for property focussed investors who want to outperform the market through clear strategy, intelligent asset selection, suitable leverage and effective management. Contact Nova Financial Group today on 0203 8000 600 to start achieving your property investment goals.
One Touch Investment
One Touch Property is an investment company sourcing high yield property investments for people struggling to find reliable developers in the UK which they can trust. We love sharing our expert knowledge to help you make decisions with ease. Our experienced team stay well-informed on property market news and can provide you with unique solutions that help you navigate the changes while maximising returns.
We assist buyers looking at property investment to supplement their retirement income, or to build a nest egg providing financial security for future retirement.
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As more restrictions are placed on pensions savings, some investors are broadening their retirement planning to include alternative investments. Oxford Capital has been providing tax-efficient alternative investments since 1999. We offer three distinct strategies, investing in early-stage technology businesses, infrastructure & energy, and the creative industries. Our clients can potentially benefit from significant tax reliefs, including income tax relief and Inheritance Tax exemptions. These reliefs are made available through Government-backed initiatives including the Enterprise Investment Scheme, designed to encourage individuals to take the risks associated with investing in smaller unquoted companies.
Polar Capital Global Healthcare Trust
Polar Capital is a specialist, investment-led, active fund management company, which is 29%* owned by its Directors, founders and employees.
We offer professional and institutional investors a wide range of geographical and sector funds based on a fundamental research driven approach, run by dedicated specialist teams.
The Company manages three sector-focused investment trusts, covering three of the largest sectors in the world: Global Healthcare, Global Technology and Global Financials. Polar Capital manages over £2.4 billion* across these three investment trusts for a very diverse shareholder base.
*As at 28 September 2018. Past performance is not indicative or a guarantee of future results.
The House Crowd
The House Crowd was founded in 2012 by Frazer Fearnhead and Suhail Nawaz.
All of the investment products you see on our website are secured by UK property assets.
To date, our members have collectively invested more than £80 million through our crowdfunding platform.
By pooling our investing power in this way we can achieve a rate of returns previously reserved for banks and institutional investors.
Our Mission: To enable our clients to build a financially better future for themselves through the provision of market-leading crowdfunded property investments that deliver predictable and consistent returns.
Our Vision: To be recognised as the best provider of property crowdfunded investments in the UK.
We strive to present our products in a light-hearted, ever so slightly irreverent way, whilst educating and entertaining clients along the way.
But, rest assured, we know that 'money isn't funny' - beneath the colourful illustrations, we take our business and your money very seriously indeed, working exceptionally hard to deliver the best returns to you we can.