Are you a Financial Adviser looking to retire in the near future and want to secure an exit strategy now?

The Company – Our client company is a leading IFA and Discretionary Wealth Management firm, established in 1990 and is a public quoted company. They have circa 160 IFA’s fully supported by over 250 support staff in its centrally based administration / paraplanning team. They are looking to further expand their team of IFA’s across the UK. All acquisitions are funded from retained profits and / or issued share capital. This company is cash rich with no debt, meaning that they have a robust financial standing. They have an excellent record with over 50 acquisitions under their belt and average deferred payout is c95% of the original consideration value, which means your clients are likely to be well looked after and generally only leave if they die!

Option – Deferred Buy-out

This is ideal if:

  • You are planning to retire within the next couple of years, but want to tie-in a fair price for your business now
  • You would like to spend more time with clients, than on compliance issues
  • You would welcome help with RDR, administration, paraplanning and being part of an experienced team of fellow professionals
  • Add value to your business whilst planning your exit strategy
  • Or you would like to segment your clients and sell a portion whilst continuing to service your existing clients 
  • You would like to arrange a partial sale of your clients now e.g. 60% share now with immediate upfront payment and from any time after the end of the 2-year deferred period you can exercise the sale of your remaining share.


Negotiable – Generally 3x trail / ongoing fee income


  • Their professional support team will help you deal with the increasing demands and challenges facing IFAs, such as paraplanning, report writing, client investment reviews and training.
  • Plan your exit strategy now so that you can enjoy your remaining years doing what you do best – providing financial planning to your clients
  • This firm combine traditional independent financial adviser services with Discretionary Portfolio Management and Stockbroking, so that they can capitalise on investment opportunities and provide their clients with a complete range of investments and wealth management services. 

Location:        Nationwide

Contact us:     Call us now on 0208 0044 162 to further discuss this opportunity, or email us at [email protected] with your interest and details to receive a call from one of our Senior team.

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