The UK offers globally connected capital markets, allowing wealth managers to diversify clients’ portfolios, and top expertise, including strong professional services support.
in the UK use wealth managers for investment, retirement and tax planning advice
Assets overseen by UK wealth managers grew by 13% between 2016 and 2017 – the sector now looks after almost £1tn in assets.
The UK is the world's second largest wealth management centre having significantly closed the gap with global leader Switzerland over the past 7 years.
This factsheet gives an overview of the size and offer of the UK’s wealth management industry.