About the Investor Protection Trust
The Investor Protection Trust (IPT) is a nonprofit organization devoted to investor education. Since 1993 the IPT has worked with the States and at the national level to provide the independent, objective investor education needed by all Americans to make informed investment decisions.
IPT Investor Education and Protection Programs
IPT has undertaken several national investor education and protection programs that also feature strong State and local outreach elements. Programs include events for members of the military, programs for clinicians who work with older patients, online workplace education and many others.
IPT undertakes a variety of research projects to help us better understand investor attitudes and behaviors, to guide our education efforts and to expand the current body of research and knowledge base on the subject of investor education.
IPT News Center
The IPT provides a variety of resources for members of the media in an effort to help increase awareness of investor education and protection issues among investors, educators, policy makers and other stakeholders.
IPT Grant Program
The IPT grant program is a competitive grant program focusing on innovative and effective investor education and protection programs delivered at the local, State and regional level.