Our Commitment to Financial Education

F&C Investment Trust discusses the importance of financial education.

F&C Investment Trust discusses the importance of financial education.


Both F&C Investment Trust and BMO Global Asset Management remain committed to supporting the enhancement of financial education and increasing financial literacy for future generations, helping them achieve financial security. We feel it is crucial to provide the next generations with the skills and confidence to manage their finances from a young age.
So to mark F&C Investment Trust’s 150th anniversary in , supported by BMO Global Asset Management, we have teamed up with various schools and colleges to promote the need to save and invest to young people.

We are proud to be partnering with the following organisations:

Moneywise – sponsoring its Personal Finance Teacher of the Year competition. The competition acknowledges the schools and teachers across both primary and secondary schools in the UK who go the extra mile and ensure children understand how to manage their finances.
This sponsorship complements the ongoing work being undertaken by BMO Global Asset Management in its continued support for KickStart Money.
Investment 20/20 – the careers site where young people can learn about the investment management industry and all its opportunities.
City of Glasgow College – The largest college in Scotland nuturing talent, inspiring confidence and helping students on the road to success.
Shakespeare Schools – Foundation (SSF) is a cultural education charity that gives young people across the UK the confidence to succeed in life.




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