26th June 2019
WEALTH at work, a specialist provider of financial education and guidance in the workplace supported by regulated financial advice for individuals, has once again been identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. The report is a celebration of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses.
To be included in the list, businesses had to demonstrate not only positive revenue growth over the last three years but also outperform their sector peers. The result is a unique and varied list of the UK’s most dynamic companies. More details can be found online at www.1000companies.com.
WEALTH at work, who is financially backed by private equity firm Equistone, is headquartered in Liverpool and employs almost 300 staff across the UK. Its corporate clients range from large FTSE companies to SMEs. It has educated hundreds of thousands of employees, covering a range of subjects including pensions, share scheme diversification, general financial wellbeing and retirement planning. This service can then be supported by financial guidance and regulated financial advice when required.
David Cassidy, Chief Executive of WEALTH at work, comments; “We are honoured to once again be listed as one of the most inspiring and fast growing companies in the UK by the London Stock Exchange Group. As a Liverpool based company we are proud of our strong presence in the North West, creating jobs, economic growth and investment in the region. We offer a unique service for employers and pension schemes across the UK seeking to meet their obligations – especially in the new world of freedom and choice in pensions. We very much look forward to further developing our offering as we continue to grow.”
Steve O’Hare, UK head at Equistone Partners Europe, comments; “Through investment in technology, staff and training, WEALTH at work continues to grow its client base whilst also delivering strong outcomes for customers and staff. The team has achieved strong growth figures in recent years, bringing jobs to the local economy and is fully deserving of this accolade.”
David Schwimmer, CEO, London Stock Exchange Group, comments; “Congratulations to all the companies selected for inclusion in the sixth edition of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain report, which identifies the UK’s most dynamic SMEs. SMEs drive growth, innovation and job creation and are the lifeblood of the British economy. We believe that supporting the growth of these businesses is critical to the UK economy and the creation of a society that works for everyone.”