Posted on 14 March 2016
Smith Cooper has officially launched its new business, Smith Cooper Independent Mortgage & Finance Advice (“Smith Cooper IMFA”) at an event which took place their Derby headquarters, Grade I listed building St Helen’s House on Thursday 10th March.
Smith Cooper IMFA are whole of market advisors directly authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority, and offer a range of mortgage and finance solutions for individuals and businesses across the UK.
The event saw locally based professionals including estate agents, solicitors and bankers attend to celebrate the new venture and listen to a property tax update by Smith Cooper Tax Partner, Catherine Desmond.
Managing Director of Smith Cooper IMFA, Suzanne Bradshaw, commented: “Our association with Smith Cooper goes back a long time and we’re thrilled to take our partnership to a new level with the formation of Smith Cooper Independent Mortgage & Finance Advice.
“The launch on Thursday evening was a successful event and myself and the team would like to thank all of those who attended. We plan to continue hosting events and updates throughout the year so watch this space!”
Partner at Smith Cooper, Michelle Mackenzie-Cooper, added: “We’ve had a great relationship with the mortgages team over the years so when it was time to find a partner for our joint venture, we knew they would be the perfect fit.
“As a firm we are determined to support entrepreneurs, ambitious businesses and individuals through all walks of life, and as such have developed service lines and group companies to respond to our clients’ needs.
“We are delighted to add another string to our bow with the mortgage and finance advice and as such, welcome Smith Cooper IMFA to our group.”
Smith Cooper now covers: accountancy and business advisory services, independent financial advice, Sage software sales and support, managed IT services, mobile phone and communications for businesses and mortgages.