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Alliance Trust caters for every generation. Our global equity investment trust aims to deliver attractive capital growth to help you meet your future financial goals, and provide rising income for today's spending needs. By blending the best ideas of ten world-class stock pickers,1 we invest with conviction to generate market-beating returns over the long term,2 while shielding you from the risks of relying on one fund manager. Alliance Trust, a strong core for any portfolio, whatever your stage in life.More about Alliance Trust
We held an online Investor Forum at 2pm on 22 April 2021. View the online presentation.Find out more
Our annual shareholder meeting was held on 22 April 2021. View the presentation and results.Read more
Our investment manager, Willis Tower Watson (WTW), has committed to managing our portfolio in a way that is consistent with getting to net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 at the latest.Find out more
Alliance Trust has both a modern vision and a rich heritage. Established in 1888, we have successfully navigated many market crises and adapted our strategy over time. Today, we offer a responsibly managed portfolio, which provides individual UK investors with exclusive access to the top stock selections of some of the world’s best investment managers;1 at a competitive cost.
Our multi-manager approach reduces risk and volatility, smoothing out the peaks and troughs of performance normally associated with a single manager.
Designed to perform
High conviction stock picking gives the portfolio potential to outperform world stock markets.2,3
We have increased our dividend every year since 1966, putting us among the top four of the Association of Investment Companies’ “Dividend Heroes”
Shareholders benefit from having Willis Towers Watson (WTW) as our investment manager.4 WTW is a leading global investment group, directly managing $148.65 billion for institutional investors and advising them on $3.4 trillion.6 Its scale helps us to keep costs down for investors, while the global breadth and depth of WTW’s resources has enabled it to build and manage a diverse team of ten best-in-class1 Stock Pickers with complementary investment approaches for Alliance Trust.
WTW tasks each Stock Picker with investing in no more than 20 stocks in which they have the highest level of conviction.7 The resulting portfolio is diversified across countries and industries but its individual holdings are very different from any index-tracking fund.
We believe this diversified but highly active approach makes Alliance Trust an ideal holding for all generations of investors, whether you’re paying for university or a first home, saving for retirement or leaving a legacy.
Our Net Asset Value per share and share price performance over time.
Key performance data, with investment manager commentary.View factsheet
Our policy, payment dates and calculator.
Providing rising dividends for over 50 years, we’ve been awarded ‘Dividend Hero’ status by the Association of Investment Companies.
You can invest direct in Alliance Trust through an investment platform, or via a stockbroker or independent financial adviser.
1. As rated by Willis Towers Watson. 2. MSCI All Country World Index. 3. Sebastian & Attaluri, Conviction in Equity Investing, The Journal of Portfolio Management, Summer 2014. 4. Alliance Trust has appointed Towers Watson Investment Management Limited (TWIM) as its Alternative Investment Fund Manager (AIFM). TWIM is part of Willis Towers Watson (WTW). On this website we refer to TWIM as Willis Towers Watson or ‘WTW’. 5. Willis Towers Watson, as at 30 June 2020. 6. Willis Towers Watson, as at 31 December 2019 (latest data available). 7. Apart from GQG Partners which also manages a dedicated emerging markets mandate with up to 50 stocks.
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