Are you a Financial Adviser based in Scotland looking to retire or exit from Financial Services with between £9m to £20m FuM?

The Company

Our client set their business up in 2013 and has helped grow it to £40m FuM. They are now selling their share as they wish to break off on their own and acquire a directly authorised firm for a change of control.

They want to continue to offer independent financial advice with open architecture to enable clients to stay invested on existing investment mandates. They are happy to offer f2f, video or telephone advice and will be guided by the clients preference.

The firm have strong financials with funding in place to support their growth plans through acquisitions.

Option – Sell and Go

This is ideal if:

  • You are considering retirement
  • You want a fair and highly competitive price for your client bank
  • You would like a structured, simple handover that is sensitive to your clients
  • You only want to deal with a financially sound and highly reputable Independent Financial Advisory firm
  • You want your clients to be looked after by local IFAs


Generally a multiple of 3.5x to 4x of ongoing fee income.

Typical deal structure of 50% upfront on completion, 25% at 12 months and 25% at 24 months


  • Independent Financial Advice
  • Open architecture to leave clients on existing mandates whilst new relationships are built with advisers
  • Deals are non-contingent to moving clients to in-house DFM / centralised investment proposition
  • Honour existing charging structures during the deferred buyout period


  • You must be a Financial Adviser, with minimum £9m FuM up to £20m FuM
  • Clean compliance record with no / few upheld complaints
  • Need to be directly authorised so they can complete a change of control



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