Financial advice and discretionary fund management firm Lumin Wealth has acquired Buckinghamshire-based financial advice company B W Financial Consultants Ltd for an undisclosed sum.
This is the eighth purchase by the Lumin VZ Group since 2019 and will add £95m ($115m, €109m) of assets under management.
Lumin Wealth provides a long-term stable home for advisers and their clients who are looking for an alternative to other private equity solutions in the marketplace.
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Martin Cotter, managing director of the Lumin VZ Group, said: “We are delighted to welcome Jeremy Blakeley and his team to Lumin. Jeremy is a highly experienced financial planner and has built a very successful business during his long career in the industry.
“Jeremy’s expertise and commitment to providing clients with high-quality personalised financial advice aligns perfectly with our values. We look forward to supporting him and his clients as we welcome them to the Lumin VZ Group.”
Jeremy Blakeley, director at B W Financial Consultants, added: “I am very pleased to be joining forces with Lumin. This partnership will enable us to leverage their extensive resources and technology, allowing us to enhance our service offerings.
“Being part of a larger organisation will provide myself and my team with a wide network of support to ensure that we are delivering the best possible advice to our clients amid an increasingly complex regulatory environment.
“This move underscores our dedication to providing unmatched services and creating lasting value for our clients.”
This news comes after Lumin Wealth purchased Essex-based The Big Picture Wealth Management in July this year.