Invest online

Invest online

You can use our secure online services to invest in an abrdn Investment Trusts ISA or Share Plan.

As an abrdn Investment Trust Plan investor, you can view your ISA, Share Plan or Investment Plan for Children account online at your convenience.

Existing investors

  • Get a current valuation
  • Top up your existing investments
  • Switch your investment to another company
  • Change your personal details

Invest in a new ISA

  • Minimum monthly investment £100
  • Minimum lump sum investment £1,000
  • Low ISA administration charges of £24 (plus VAT) per year regardless of how many ISAs you hold through abrdn Investment Companies
  • £15 exit fee per sale + VAT

Invest in a new Share Plan

  • Minimum monthly investment £100
  • Minimum lump sum investment £250
  • Maximum online investment amount is £25,000
  • No initial plan or brokerage charges (Government stamp duty is payable at 0.5% and investors pay the buying price on the stock market). No annual plan charge
  • £10 exit fee per sale + VAT

Investment Plan for Children

  • Lump sum minimum of just £150 (per trust) or £30 per month (per trust)
  • No initial plan charges – only annual management charges and stamp duty on share purchases*
  • Freedom to stop and start contributions whenever you like, without penalty
  • No fixed investment term – but a medium to long-term view is recommended
  • £10 exit fee per sale + VAT

*You will also incur the dealing costs represented by the difference between the buying and selling price of an investment trust’s shares (the ‘bid-offer spread’). This ‘spread’ varies from trust to trust, depending on supply and demand in the stock market.

Investor helpline

Although we can't offer financial advice, our Investor Helpline is here to answer any questions. If you need personalised guidance, we strongly advise that you speak to a qualified financial adviser.

Due to issues caused by the global situation with COVID-19, we may take longer than usual to answer phone calls. Please bear with us and accept our apologies for any inconvenience. If you have a general query which does not require the use of your personal information, please e-mail us at Alternatively, to message us securely and manage your account online, please click here.

Investor helpline

0808 500 0040

Open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
Risk warning
Risk warning
The value of investments and the income from them can go down as well as up and you may get back less than the amount invested. Please refer to the relevant Key Information Document (KID) prior to making an investment decision. Please be aware of scams that can affect investors.