New Yorkshire home for leading financial planning group

14 March 2016
 

Leading investment and financial planning group Tilney Bestinvest is pleased to announce that its Yorkshire team has moved to new offices in central Leeds. “No. 1 Leeds” will serve as the regional headquarters for the firm, serving clients across Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire. The move comes as part of Tilney Bestinvest’s nationwide expansion in financial planning.

The seven-strong team is headed up by both Stephen Cowling, Tilney Bestinvest Regional Director of Financial Planning, and Stefan Palenski, Director of Investment Management, and includes three financial planners and two investment managers. The team will operate Tilney Bestinvest’s ‘two expert’ approach, which delivers a high quality integrated wealth management service to clients by combining the expertise of the firm’s financial planners and investment managers.

Stephen Cowling, Tilney Bestinvest Regional Financial Planning Director for Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire, commented: “It is with great delight that we move into our new home at ‘No.1 Leeds’, just a ten minute walk from Leeds Station in the heart of the city. We have seen an ever-increasing number of people in need of holistic financial advice across the region, and we’re confident that our new office will serve as the perfect base from which to meet this demand.”

The office address in full is:

Tilney Bestinvest,
Ground Floor,
No. 1 Leeds,
26 Whitehall Road East,
Leeds,
Yorkshire,
LS12 1BE

For a photograph of Stephen Cowling, please contact: matthew.gray@tilneybestinvest.co.uk

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Press contacts:

Matthew Gray
0207 189 2492
matthew.gray@tilneybestinvest.co.uk

Gillian Kyle
0203 818 6846
gillian.kyle@tilneybestinvest.co.uk

About Tilney Bestinvest

Tilney Bestinvest is a leading investment and financial planning firm that builds on a heritage of more than 150 years. We look after more than £9 billion of assets on our clients’ behalf and pride ourselves on offering the very highest levels of professional client service with transparent, competitive pricing across our entire range of solutions.

We offer a range of services for clients whether they would like to have their investments managed by us, require the support of a highly qualified adviser, prefer to make their own investment decisions or want to take more than one approach. We also have a nationwide team of expert financial planners to help clients with all aspects of financial planning, including retirement planning.

We have won numerous awards including Stockbroker of the Year, Execution-only Stockbroker of the Year and Self-select ISA Provider of the Year 2015, as voted by readers of the Financial Times and Investors Chronicle. We are pleased that our greatest source of new business is personal referrals from existing clients.

Headquartered in Mayfair, London, Tilney Bestinvest employs over 400 staff across our network of offices, giving us full UK coverage, and we combine our award-winning research and expertise to provide a personalised service to clients whatever their investment needs.

The Tilney Bestinvest Group of Companies comprises the firms Bestinvest (Brokers) Ltd (Reg. No. 2830297), Tilney Investment Management (Reg. No. 02010520), Bestinvest (Consultants) Ltd (Reg. No. 1550116) and HW Financial Services Ltd (Reg. No. 02030706) all of which are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered office: 6 Chesterfield Gardens, Mayfair, W1J 5BQ.

For further information, please visit: www.tilneybestinvest.co.uk

About Tilney

Tilney is a leading investment and financial planning group that builds on a heritage of more than 180 years.  Our clients are private investors, charities and professional intermediaries who trust us with over £23 billion of their assets. We offer a range of services including financial planning, investment management and advice and, through our Bestinvest service, a leading online platform for those who prefer to manage their own investments.

We have won numerous awards. Tilney has been awarded Best Conventional Advisory Service at the 2018 City of London Wealth Management Awards, Best Advisory Service in the 2015 City of London Wealth Management Awards; Investment Award – Cautious category in the Private Asset Management Awards; and Stockbroker of the Year, Execution-only Stockbroker of the Year and Self-select ISA Provider of the Year 2015, as voted by readers of the Financial Times and Investors Chronicle. Bestinvest was voted Best SIPP Provider and Best Fund Platform at the 2017 City of London Wealth Management Awards, Best Direct SIPP Provider at the YourMoney.com Awards 2017, Best Stocks & Shares ISA Provider at the 2017 Shares Awards, as well as Best Self Select ISA Provider, Best Online/Execution-only Stockbroker and Best Investment Platform 2017 at the FT and Investors Chronicle Investment and Wealth Management Awards, as voted by readers of the FT and Investors Chronicle.

Headquartered in Mayfair, London, the Tilney Group employs over 1,000 staff across our network of 30 offices, enabling us to support clients with a local service throughout the UK.