Gwill Evans

Charles Derby merges with Lighthouse
Charles Derby and Lighthouse to merge

Charles Derby and Lighthouse – acquired firms of Quilter – will merge to form Quilter Financial Advisers (QFA) amid Quilter’s ... Read more

IFA Valuations
IWP eyes pipeline of 20 firms

IWP UK has not been discouraged by the global pandemic, as it continues to seek firms to consolidate, and currently ... Read more

Sanlam acquires Tideway’s income arm

Tideway’s income arm, including three open-ended funds and a four-man investment team, have been acquired by Sanlam’s asset management arm. ... Read more

Rathbones make acquisition
Rathbones’ acquisition of Barclays Wealth arm completes

The acquisition of Barclays Wealth’s Personal Injury and Court of Protection business by Rathbones Investment Management has completed. The transaction ... Read more

Ring Associates join Ascot Lloyd

Ascot Lloyd has announced that is has acquired Ring Associates. Ring Associates is a Kings Lynn based IFA firm with ... Read more

CMA stops merger between fintech firms

The Competition and Markets Authority has temporarily called off the planned merger between FNZ and GBST, ruling that the two ... Read more

LSL and Countrywide merger called off

The merger between Countrywide and LSL Property Services, two mortgage broking giants, will not be going ahead, after LSL made ... Read more

Brooks Macdonald seeks acquisitions

Brooks Macdonald is looking to acquire new firms in 2020.  Chief executive of Brooks Macdonald, Caroline Connellan, commented on Brooks’ ... Read more