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 in your children’s future

From uniforms to computers, parents spend more and more to kit out their children for the new academic year. How can parents prepare to meet the costs associated with their children’s education?

Monthly Factsheet – August 2019

The world’s stockmarkets declined in August, hurt by the US-China trade war. US retail stocks offered some bright spots on the back of better consumption data and positive earnings reports from several large retailers...

[Video] Alasdair McKinnon on
CNBC Street Signs

A. McKinnon’s interview on CNBC Street Signs, where he comments on some of the most significant macro events that shaped global stockmarkets over past months, also covering Brexit, gold and tech stocks.

Interest rate cycles

Sometimes the economy – like a push bike – just needs a little boost!
Read our thoughts this week on cycling, central banks and interest rates...

A Game of Phones

Since the dotcom bubble burst, the telecoms sector has lagged the broader market. However, we see signs of change that may signal a new lease of life for the industry…

Money… what’s it all about?

Iona Bain looks at the evolution and importance of money, its management, and how investors might patiently weather the vagaries of the stockmarket.

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
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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

Shares in The Scottish Investment Trust can be bought and sold in a number of ways. Find out more.

New to investing or investment trusts? Want to explore contrarian investing? Visit our Learning hub.

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