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Serial entrepreneurs Michael Holland, 65, and Craig Wilson, 64, founded Financial Express in 1996 to provide investment data, software tools and analysis to financial advisers, asset managers and institutions. In 2017, it acquired Global Funds Registration and Kii Hub, to help international clients meet regulatory requirements, and Australian financial publication Money Management. In 2018, private equity firm Hg acquired a majority stake, providing investment to fund the group’s international expansion plans. That year, chief executive Neil Bradford, 46, led the business to profits of £9.2m.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank43
CompanyFE
ActivityFinancial data provider
LocationCentral London
Annual profit growth73.68%
Latest profits £000s*9,200
Latest sales £000s*38,400
Staff661
Founded1996
Websitewww.financialexpress.net

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