Global Investment Account (GIA)

Open an account with Harrison Brook and not only will you have full control and fee transparency with your savings and investments, you’ll also get expert financial advice.

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Are you looking for a cross-border regulated savings and investment solution?

What is a Global Investment Account (GIA)?

A ‘Global Investment Account’ (GIA) is a general investment account available to international clients globally, that allows you to access regulated investments and hold investments in multiple currencies via a UK FCA regulated solution.

A GIA used for savings and investments puts you, the investor, in control. You can transfer your existing investment portfolio and fully qualified financial advisers are on hand to discuss and guide you along the way.

Tax treatment depends on your individual circumstances and in which country you are a resident. This may also change in the future.

Why Open a Global Investment Account (GIA) with Harrison Brook?

By opening an account with Harrison Brook you can have all your investments in an easy-to-use online platform with access to the largest range and best value international financial products and services.

Control Your Investments

Nowadays, personal investors want more control and transparency regarding their finances, at Harrison Brook we give you both, as well as expert financial advice.

Track Performance

Harrison Brook are committed to providing transparency and what better way to be transparent by showing your savings and investments are performing, instantly.

Personal Financial Advice

Our financial advisers are on hand to discuss your savings and investments to ensure your money is working for you.

Use funds from around the world

Build your own investment portfolio

From your account, you can research which funds you’d like to invest in to build your own investment portfolio or use one of Harrison Brook’s low-cost risk graded model portfolios.

  • Choose from over 8,000 mutual funds, ETFs, bonds etc.
  • View a comprehensive performance history of each fund
  • Access to the largest range and best value international financial products and services
  • View live prices to ensure you get the best deal
  • Detailed overview of the fund and risk analysis
  • Available to international and expat clients globally

The Savings & Investment Platform You’ve Been Looking For

Transparency and honest financial advice are core values at Harrison Brook. There are no hidden fees and you get access to the best value international financial products and services available.

Open An Account

Take Control Of Your Investments

A minimum of £40,000 (GBP), €50,000 (EUR) or $55,000 (USD) is required to open a Global Investment Account (GIA)

If you’re seeking an answer to a question you have, please don’t hesitate to get in touch

If you’re seeking an answer to a question you have, please don’t hesitate to get in touch

  • Yes. Any private investor or saver globally can open an account and begin building their own online investment portfolio.

  • Simply open an account to get started. If you would like to discuss any investments or products with a fully qualified financial adviser, you can.

  • Investing money does come with risk, but with Harrison Brook, we’re completely transparent with fees and our advice is independent. With your own financial adviser to assist you, an account with Harrison Brook is great way to invest your money.

  • Yes. Having all your investments under one platform makes it much easier to manage and we’re able to move your existing investment portfolio to your new account.

  • Opening an account is free and you’ll have access to the largest range and best value international financial products and services. All fees are clearly displayed and vary from product to product.

  • Our online platform is for every type of saver or investor. Whether you’re planning for retirement or you’re looking to make your money work for you, we have a financial product for you.

What Our Customers Say

Don't just take our word for it, here's what some of our clients have to say.


  • "I found my personal private client adviser Ryan Frost to be very efficient, knowledgeable and helpful. I will not hesitate to recommend his services to others."

  • "Prompt reliable and expert help when needed.Transparent disclosure of all the costs involved. Friendly and efficient service I would highly recommend."

  • "Sound advice in difficult times. Acceptable prices when compared with alternatives. Regular contact and updates in clear understandable form."

  • "I would definitely recommend Harrison Brook to other people. My experience in working with our financial advisor was extremely positive. Speed of response and the level of attention to our needs and requests was great. Administration support was flawless."

  • "Excellent customer service all the way through, professional, proactive, patient in answering all my questions, immediate answer to emails, great follow up and communication, deep legal knowledge and legal experience in the field, all of which helped in having my pension transferred in a faster amount of time than normal. I’ve rarely received such swift and excellent customer service before. The whole complex pension transfer experience could have been heavy and stressful, but instead it was the whole opposite."

  • "It's a nerve-wracking thing to entrust your life savings to a person and company you have never met before. Ryan made the process easy. It was calm, I felt in control and was able to asks and get answers to all the questions I had. I am now all set up with my International SIPP and couldn't be happier."

Harrison Brook has a 5 star independent service rating on Feefo

One of our expert financial advisers will aim to get back to you within 12-24 hours.