Who we are
Close Brothers Asset Management
We provide a complete financial planning and investment service to professionals, business owners, retirees and other high-net-worth individuals and multi-asset investment management to financial advisers, trustees, consultants, family offices and charities. Central to both propositions is our award-winning, institutional-quality investment capability.
We have specialised in managing client portfolios for over 40 years and our financial planning and investment team are supported by more than 550 staff, working from 8 offices across the UK.
Close Brothers Group
Close Brothers is a leading UK merchant banking group, providing lending, deposit taking, wealth management services, and securities trading. Our Banking division provides lending to small businesses and individuals, with an emphasis on specialist finance. We also offer deposit taking services to UK businesses and individuals.
In Securities, we provide trading services in the UK through Winterflood, a leading market-maker.
Established in 1878, we believe our traditional merchant banking values, based on service and integrity, continue to be relevant today. We define our approach to business as ‘modern merchant banking’ - values that are embedded in our culture and that underpin everything we do.
Today, Close Brothers Group plc employs 2,700 people, principally in the UK. We are listed on the London Stock Exchange and are a member of the FTSE 250.