Punter Southhall Financial Management acquires City Assurance Consultants

Financial adviser and employee benefits consultant Punter Southall Financial Management (PSFM) has announced it will be acquiring 100% of the share capital of independent financial advisers City Assurance Consultants.

The move follows a period of growth for PSFM, which has expanded its private client base and employee benefits teams over the last few years.

Paul Johnston, managing director of Punter Southall Financial Management, said: “We are excited to be working with a company with strong growth ambitions and look forward to our combined expertise widening the range of advisory services available to clients. We also look forward to offering employees greater opportunities for career development.”

PSFM currently employs 180 staff, while City Assurance Consultants currently has 25 employees.