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Whether this is your first investment or you are looking to transfer existing investments to us, opening an Account is easy:

important iconStep 1: Choose the type of Account you want from the options below and select ‘Open an Account’

important iconStep 2: Enter your personal details, including your date of birth, address, National Insurance number and a valid email address

important iconStep 3: Provide your bank account details

important iconStep 4: Review and Submit. And if you are ready to invest, you can then do so right away.

important icon Already an Alliance Trust Savings' customer and have online access? If so, you can open a new Account quickly by choosing ‘Open New Account’ on your homepage. This also makes managing your Accounts easier as they will all be linked.

Before investing though, it is important that you understand what your chosen product aims to do along with any potential risks. You can find this information in the Key Facts and Guide documents provided below.

You also need to be aware of the fees that you will be charged for investing with Alliance Trust Savings. Full details can be found in our Charges Guide. It is important you read our Terms and Conditions before opening an Account.

Important information

To open an Account, you must be a UK resident, aged 18 or over (16 for a Junior ISA Account).

Please remember the value of your investments and any income from them can go down as well as up and you may get back less than the amount you originally invested.

All investments carry an element of risk which may differ significantly. If you are unsure as to the suitability of any particular investment or product, you should seek expert advice. Alliance Trust Savings does not give advice.

Laws and tax rules may change in the future without notice. The information here is our understanding in September 2018.

Charges may be subject to change in the future.

looking to transfer? If you have other Accounts that you would like to transfer to us, simply complet a Transfer-In form and return

Your Account Options

  • Individual Savings Account

    An Individual Savings Account (ISA) allows you to invest up to £20,000 in the 2018/19 tax year. Your savings grow free of income and capital gains tax.

    Read ISA Key Facts

  • Investment Dealing Account

    An investment Dealing Account (IDA) allows you to invest in a wide range of investment options outside of a tax wrapper. It allows you to make real-time deals online.

    Read IDA Guide

  • Self-Invested Personal Pension

    Take control of your retirement planning with a Self Invested Personal Pension (SIPP). Manage your pension tax-efficiently with the option to take flexible drawdown.

    Read SIPP Key Facts

  • Junior ISA Account

    A Junior ISA (JISA) is a tax efficient savings vehicle, that lets you invest up to £4,260 in the 2018/19 tax year for the benefit of a child.

    Read JISA Key Facts

  • First Steps IDA

    Our First Steps Account is a flexible self select investment account that offers all the features of our Investment Dealing Account.

    Read IDA Guide

  • Child SIPP

    Our Child SIPP allows you to contribute up to £3,600 tax efficiently per annum and gives a child a great start to their pensions savings.

    Read SIPP Key Facts

Alliance Trust Savings Limited is a subsidiary of Alliance Trust PLC and is registered in Scotland No. SC 98767, registered office, PO Box 164, 8 West Marketgait, Dundee DD1 9YP; is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority, firm reference number 116115. Alliance Trust Savings gives no financial or investment advice.