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…

Thinking differently from the investor crowd,
with Alasdair McKinnon

Alasdair McKinnon talks about investment cycles, the risks of passive investing and his approach to stock selection.

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.

Monthly Factsheet – May 2019

In May, global equities registered their first monthly decline this year as sentiment soured on the back of escalating trade tensions. The best performers were real estate and utilities while the heightened anxiety amplified the attractions of gold...

Long-term investing in a nutshell

You may already know that squirreling away early is important for a comfortable retirement. Read how a contrarian approach could help you build your retirement nest egg...

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.

Bringing up baby – a right royal struggle

It’s a boy!
With the nation excited about the newest addition to the Royal Family, now is a great time to think about your own little one and what you can do to give them the best financial headstart in life...

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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