Are you a Financial Advisor or owner of a financial advice firm based in Wessex or the Home Counties area seeking an exit from financial services and wanting your clients to be looked after by a long-established Chartered Wealth business?


  • Sell and retire

Acquisition Deal Value

Competitive multiple of recurring income of between 3 and 3.5 times with a payment structure typically over 2 years.

This is ideal for Financial Advisors where:

  • You are based in London, Surrey, Hampshire, Wiltshire or Dorset
  • Wanting to sell to a long-established privately-owned firm with experience of acquiring other firms
  • The firm are unlikely to make any immediate changes to investment mandates or charging structures
  • Want competitive deal terms from a financially robust business

The Company

Established 30 years ago, the firm have offices in London, Surrey, Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire. Within the top 5 firms of one of the UK’s largest networks, the group is well run by five experienced directors. The team of Advisers include 5 Chartered Planners, 19 Diploma qualified Advisers,7 Mortgage & Protection Advisers, and c20 support team. With a mixture of wealth, managing circa £700m of FuM and substantial mortgage and protection business the firm deliver high-quality financial advice together with an excellent service experience to their clients. They have built a large team of highly-qualified advisers, each of whom understand how best to navigate the complicated financial decisions needed to meet your clients’ needs and deliver to a high standard. The firm have completed various acquisitions of client banks from retiring advisers and successfully integrated the merger and acquisition of three large advice firms, thereby having the required experience to ensure a smooth migration and retention of clients.

IFA Client Bank Criteria

  • Ideal locations – anywhere in London, Surrey, Hampshire, Wiltshire or Dorset
  • Vendor should be available for handover meetings
  • Most firms considered irrespective of size

Financial Advisor Acquisition Benefits

  • Open architecture will be available through an Independent division (would consider leaving acquired entity intact with change of control)
  • Minimal changes to existing investment proposition or charging structure
  • Highly experienced and successful team leading the business
  • Has substantial funding in place for growth through acquisition
  • Strong footprint of local advisers for ongoing face-to-face advice
  • Tried and tested model of previous acquisitions


London, Surrey, Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire

Call us now on 0208 0044 162 to discuss this further

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