The Brexit effect is benefiting the wealth management sector, months before the UK exits the EU.
That is the view of James Bailey who is covering the North West for one of the world’s biggest wealth management operators, Julius Baer International.
The Swiss firm, with £300bn of funds under management, hired Mr Bailey as managing director to drive business growth across the region.
Working alongside a team of experienced wealth advisers from his office in Knutsford, they believe Brexit can create new opportunities.
Mr Bailey said: “Brexit has created an environment of uncertainty, which is usually a catalyst for people seeking advice about their wealth, and that is what we’re experiencing now.