Financial Services

“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 »

Fund and portfolio specialist with £1bn assets under management strengthens Dorset team

An independently-owned investment management business with offices in London and Dorset has announced four new hires and promotions.... READ MORE »

Being independent is our core strength says founder as insurance broker moves into top 50

A business founded in 1993 with its first office in Westbourne has officially become a Top 50 UK insurance brokerage. A-One... READ MORE »

Law firm extends specialist pension property investment service across England and Wales

Law firm Steele Raymond is expanding its pension property investment services beyond Dorset. The Bournemouth-based team,... READ MORE »

Dorset Biz News update featuring BCP Council, A-One Insurance Group, Acts Fast and Goadsby

BCP Council issues £19m in grant support on single day to businesses A £19m package of support was issued to businesses... READ MORE »

Insurer plans to go on recruitment drive as MD says his business has now turned the corner

A Dorset insurer is planning to quadruple the number of its advisors – from five to 20 – this year. Christchurch-based... READ MORE »

Expanding investment firm has £600m worth of assets under management after acquisition

A Poole investment firm now has more than £600m worth of assets under management after acquiring another business. Lewis... READ MORE »