Financial Services

“No-brainer” says accountant as he partners with insurance specialist to help contractors

A business insurance specialist has partnered with the owner of a website exclusively for outside IR35 contracts. Nathan... READ MORE »

Business finance consultancy secures nearly £30m of funding for clients in first two years

A business finance consultancy has secured nearly £30m of funding for clients in its first two years of trading. Bournemouth-based... READ MORE »

Gallagher becomes our first official insurance partner completing a quartet of Dorset’s finest

It’s one of the world’s largest insurance brokers – and now our fourth, and final, partner on Dorset Biz News.... READ MORE »

LV= to remain an independent mutual after merger talks with Royal London are ended

The future of one of Dorset’s biggest private employers has taken a new turn. LV= has confirmed that merger talks with... READ MORE »

New CEO says: “We are not trying to reinvent a wheel that rotates very successfully already”

An independently-owned investment management business with offices in London and Dorset has a new Chief Executive Officer.... READ MORE »

Royal London back in the frame as bid by Bain Capital to acquire LV= fails to pass threshold

Plans by US private investment giant Bain Capital to acquire LV= for just over a half a billion pounds lie in tatters. Instead... READ MORE »

“Very good news” says boss as restructuring specialist is acquired by fast-growing company

A high-profile restructuring specialist providing practical solutions to all sizes of businesses facing financial distress... READ MORE »

MD pays tribute to team’s “incredible effort” after insurance provider wins national award

A Poole-based insurance provider has been named ‘Best Individual Healthcare Provider’ at the UK Health &... READ MORE »

Brothers Iain and Paul get the wheels rolling with their fast-growing car finance company

Brothers Iain and Paul Williams have a simple goal – to disrupt one of the UK’s largest markets. Both dyslexic, they... READ MORE »

Big-hearted financial planners fund school visit by world record memory man from own cash

Staff at a Westbourne financial planning firm have dug into their own pockets to pay for a memory expert to visit four schools... READ MORE »