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Already made up your mind what you want to do? This is the place to get started.

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I’m already investing with Alliance Trust Savings

  • To deal in an investment login and go to the Trading Centre

  • To transfer to or top up an existing Account login and choose ‘Manage my Accounts’

  • To open a new Account login and choose ‘Open a New Account’
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Important information

You should bear in mind that the value of your investments can go down as well as up and you may get back less than the amount you originally invested.

If you are unsure as to the suitability of any particular investments, you should seek professional financial advice.


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I’m new to Alliance Trust Savings

Welcome and thank you for choosing us. Before you apply please download and read the important documents for the type of Account you are interested in.

If you want to apply for more than one Account online, just choose one from this page and you’ll get the option to add more at the next step.

If you’re looking to transfer to us, open your Account first. we’ll then guide you through the rest.


Important information

To open one of our accounts you must be a UK person, aged 18 or over (over 16 for a Junior ISA Account).

Please have your residential details including postcode, email address, bank or building society account details and National Insurance number (if applying for an ISA or SIPP to hand).


Research different account types


Before you choose any of the products below make sure you understand its aims and risks. You should ensure you have read the Key Facts document and Charges Guide. If you are unsure you should seek professional advice.

Individual Savings Account (ISA)

Invest up to £15,240 in the 2015/16 tax year. Your savings grow free of income and capital gains tax.

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Investment Dealing Account (IDA)

No tax advantages. But no investment limits either. Includes real time online trading in listed securities.

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Self-Invested Personal Pension (SIPP)

An account for your longer term future. Offers full flexibility when accessing your pension savings.

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Junior ISA Account

Give your child a start by investing up to £4,080 in the 2015/16 for them. They get access from age 18.

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First Steps IDA

No tax advantages. But no investment limits either. Keep control over when your child gets access.

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Child SIPP

Start tax advantaged savings for your child’s much longer term future. Up to £3,600 a year (gross).

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Investing enough to meet your goals?

Use our interactive tools to help you work out how much you'll need to save and for how long to keep on track.

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Browse investments


Please note the quotation tool does not include funds. There is also a minimum 15 minute delay on the last price quoted.

Our Investment Selector is powered by Morningstar, a leading provider of investment research. Use it to:

  • Check what you can access through your Account (over 4,000 investments to choose from)

  • Find out about the risks and charges for each investment (which are on top of the charges you pay us for your Account)

  • Review past performance for investments although remember that past performance is not a guide to future performance

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Expert research, tools, ideas and information to help you in making your investment decisions.
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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.