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Five IFAs among Britain’s fastest growing companies

Five financial advisers are ranked among Britain’s fastest growing private companies, according to the Real Business/LDC Hot 100 league table.

Financial services companies dominate the list, with SimplyBiz ranked as the fastest growing financial advice firm. It was also ranked fourth fastest overall, growing by an average of 160 per cent a year over the last four years.

The Real Business/LDC Hot 100 Survey tracks the fastest growing firms by sales over the past four years.

Mint Financial Services was the second highest IFA firm, in 24th place and a growth of 119 per cent, IFA Financial came 30th with a 108 per cent growth rate.

Personal Touch Financial Services was in 77th place with a growth of 63 per cent and Henry Howard Finance completed the list of IFAs, as its 57 per cent increase in turnover landed it in 88th position.

Sponsor LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyd’s TSB UK regional managing director Grant Berry says: “Their success is a testament to the diversity and resilience of the UK economy, providing clear evidence that our entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well.”

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