Slaughter and May is advising Nucleus Financial Platforms on its acquisition of Third Financial

Slaughter and May is advising Nucleus Financial Platforms, and HPS Investment Partners as a major shareholder of the Nucleus group, on its acquisition of Third Financial, a leading investment platform and wealth management software provider. The acquisition is subject to regulatory approval.

Nucleus Financial Platforms is one of the UK’s largest adviser platform groups, with over £80bn of assets under administration from 250,000 customers. The acquisition is expected to increase the group’s platform assets under administration to approximately £90bn.

Headquartered in the UK, Third Financial is a leading investment platform and front-to-back wealth management software provider. Third Financial’s proprietary software will enhance Nucleus Financial Platforms’ “adviser-as-platform” proposition, and will enable Nucleus Financial Platforms to offer a full range of platform solutions to meet the needs of advisory and wealth firms.

Private Equity and Corporate
Harry Bacon Partner
Sally Wokes Partner
Phoebe McGibbon Associate
Kudrat Agrawal Associate

Isobel McKellar / Trainee

Financial Regulation
Nick Bonsall Partner
Connor Williamson Associate
David Verghese Associate
Mike Lane Partner
Lauren Biggs Associate
Laura Houston Partner
Laura Monaghan Associate
Employment and Incentives
Helen Thompson Associate
Xiwan Wei Associate
Lisa Wright Partner
Joshua Esam Associate
Johana Cau Associate