There’s a large number of account providers administering Child Trust Funds.
There were originally 14 who accepted HMRC-allocated accounts, although mergers and consolidations over the years have reduced these to 11. These companies tend to look after the largest number of accounts, and some are listed below:
The Share Centre administers over 90,000 Child Trust Funds for customers throughout the United Kingdom, as part of a wide range of self-select investor services including Share Accounts, ISAs, Child Trust Funds, Junior ISAs and SIPPs. It provides plenty of easy-to-follow guidance and award-winning customer service, and operates the Shares4Schools programme designed for Year 12 students.
Phone: 0345 604 4500
RBS offers a range of investment products to customers through our online platform accessed through customers on-line banking application and through our private advice service. The Child Trust Fund was offered to customers through branches without advice.
Kingston Unity Friendly Society
Kingston Unity is a Friendly Society based in Yorkshire, but with Members throughout the UK. Owned by our Members, we run for the benefit of those Members and their families, not for shareholders, and have been doing so since 1840. We work with almost 100,000 members, helping them make the most of their savings, and have helped hundreds of thousands of Members, their children and grandchildren, to make more of their money with tax-efficient savings and investment products. We’re a Member of the Association of Financial Mutuals (AFM) and Members’ money is protected by the FSCS.
Phone: 0345 603 0313
NatWest offers a range of investment products to customers through our online platform accessed through customers on-line banking application and through our private advice service. The Child Trust Fund was offered to customers through branches without advice.
Formed from the merger between Family Investments and Engage Mutual in 2015 – OneFamily are the UK’s largest provider of Child Trust Funds (CTFs), managing 1 in 4 of all accounts. With over 16 years of experience as a CTF provider, OneFamily are the name behind CTFs provided by the Post Office, Legal & General, Barclays, Santander, ASDA, Bounty, Sainsbury’s Bank and other leading brands. They are owned by and run by their customers, caring for £8 billion of family money for their 2.6 million customers . They are award winning in child savings products, with MoneyFacts rating them “Best Junior ISA provider” from 2014 to 2018.
Through the OneFamily Foundation they offer their customers the opportunity do something special for their loved ones, or give back to their local communities and make a positive impact to the people and places that matter to them. They've awarded over £3.2 million to their customers and their communities since 2015