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the investment association


The Investment Association is the trade body that represents UK investment managers. We are a membership organisation and have over 200 member investment companies. We promote UK investment management, which is the largest industry of its kind in Europe and the second largest in the world. The industry is a significant exporter for Britain, representing over 6% of total net exports over the past ten years, and it employs roughly 35,000 people.

We shape the investment landscape to ensure that our members are able to deliver the best outcomes for their clients who are individual investors or large institutions and businesses.


As the trade body looking after the needs of the investment management industry, you will have invaluable access to insights, research and publications on the industry.


The Accounts Assistant Traineeship is part of the Investment2020 traineeship programme. You will be part of a small team with lots of opportunity to develop. You will receive one year’s paid employment with on-the-job experience and centrally organised training by the Investment2020 team. There will be lots of opportunity to network with other trainees across the industry and participate in socials and industry insight events.

Please visit our website to find out more about us.


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