Seccl is a custodian and technology company. Taken together, its investment technology, custody service and user interfaces empower forward-thinking financial advisers and investment managers to improve their service, reduce their costs and own more of the value chain – by operating their own platform. Meanwhile, its publicly documented investment API provides simple, plug and play access to financial markets – helping ambitious fintechs of all sizes to launch new investment or advice propositions quickly and affordably. Seccl was acquired in 2019 by Octopus, a £9 billion group of companies that include Octopus Investments, the award-winning investment solutions provider, and Octopus Energy, the Which? Utility Brand of the Year that serves more than 1.5 million customers and recently reached Unicorn status.