Welcome to the Scottish Investment Trust

At the Scottish, our high conviction, global contrarian investment approach aims to generate above-average investment returns over the longer term for our investors…

Investing like an elephant!
Playing the long game…

What can the animal kingdom teach us about investing? Investors could take inspiration from the elephant, renowned for its patience and long memory. Those are traits we favour for long-term returns...

Live long and prosper!

Have you thought about the type of lifestyle you would like in retirement?
For many of those currently in work, retirement feels a long way off – but to be comfortable in our golden years, it’s important to start saving early...

A contrarian approach can pay dividends

Can taking a contrarian approach really pay off?
In our article, we discuss why patience is a virtue when it comes to unloved stocks.

The Scottish named ‘Best Investment Trust’ at Shares Awards 2018
Monthly Factsheet – February 2019

World stockmarkets shook off some familiar threats to rise comfortably in February.
Concerns remain but the path of least resistance appeared to be upwards…

Postcard from China:
West meets East

Shanghai surprises: a visit to China shows how the country’s relationship with the West is changing. Read the first in a series by Alasdair McKinnon…

The Contrarian

Download the latest newsletter from The Scottish – Spring 2019 edition is now available...

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Who we are

We do not attempt to follow investment fashions but instead seek investments in which we can foresee long term upside in share price performance.

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News & views

Read our latest news, views and thoughts on a wide range of contrarian investing topics.

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How to invest

Discover some of the main online share dealing platforms where you can buy and sell shares in The Scottish Investment Trust.

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