Scrutton Bland Group
Scrutton Bland Group refers to Scrutton Bland LLP, Scrutton Bland Insurance Brokers Limited and S Merrick Hill (Commercial) Limited.
Scrutton Bland is a trading name of Scrutton Bland LLP, a limited liability partnership registered in England & Wales. Our registered number is OC306226. The registered office is 820 The Crescent, Colchester Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9YQ. Where we refer to a ‘partner’ of Scrutton Bland LLP, the term ‘partner’ means a member of Scrutton Bland LLP. A list of Members names may be inspected here.
Scrutton Bland Insurance Services are provided by Scrutton Bland Insurance Brokers Limited (company number 11495277). The registered office is 820 The Crescent, Colchester Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9YQ. Scrutton Bland Insurance Brokers Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our FCA registered number is 828934.
Reference to The Financial Conduct Authority’s Register can be accessed through http://www.fca.org.uk/
S Merrick Hill (Commercial) Limited registered office is Chancery House, Victoria Road, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 4HZ. Our registered number is 00937032. S Merrick Hill (Commercial) Limited are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our FCA reference number is 307237.
Independent Financial Advice Services referred to on this website are provided by Scrutton Bland Financial Services Limited (company number 01288848). The registered office is 820 The Crescent, Colchester Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9YQ. Scrutton Bland Financial Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. The FCA registered number is 209451. Reference to The Financial Conduct Authority’s Register can be accessed through http://www.fca.org.uk/
Please note that Scrutton Bland Financial Services Limited is not a member of the Scrutton Bland Group and is owned by Emery (IFA) Ltd whose registered office is 5 Kings Court, Newcomen Way, Severalls Industrial Park, Colchester, England, CO4 9RA. The ultimate controlling party of Scrutton Bland Financial Services is Socium Group Holdings Ltd whose registered office is Level 13, 20, Primrose Street, London, England, EC2A 2EW.
An exclusive introducer arrangement exists between Scrutton Bland LLP and Scrutton Bland Financial Services Ltd whereby all enquiries in respect of financial planning advice received by Scrutton Bland LLP are passed to Scrutton Bland Financial Services Ltd. At the present time no commission is receivable by Scrutton Bland LLP in respect of these arrangements.
Provision of Services Regulations 2009
In accordance with the disclosure requirements of the Provision of Services Regulations 2009, our professional indemnity insurer is Axis Lloyds Syndicate, of 4 Floor, Plantation Place South, 60 Great Tower Street, London, EC3R 5AL. The territorial coverage is worldwide excluding professional business carried out from an office in the United States of America or Canada and excludes any action for a claim brought in any court in the United States of America or Canada.
Audit registration and regulation
We are members of a chartered accountants’ professional body, ICAEW (the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales), of Chartered Accountants’ Hall, Moorgate Place, London EC2R 6EA. ICAEW’s Code of Ethics applies to all our activities.
Details about our audit registrations can be viewed on the Register of Statutory Auditors for the UK, maintained by ICAEW, under reference numbers C004997360. Our statutory audit work is subject to the Audit Regulations and Guidance issued by ICAEW, International Standards on Auditing (UK and Ireland) and the Auditing Practices Board’s Ethical Standards.
Nexia International Limited
Scrutton Bland LLP is a member firm of the “Nexia International” network. Nexia International is a leading worldwide network of independent accounting and consulting firms, providing a comprehensive portfolio of audit, accountancy, tax and advisory services.
“Nexia International” also refers to the trading name of Nexia International Limited, a company registered in the Isle of Man, which operates the Nexia International network. Company registration number: 53513C. Registered office: 1st floor, Sixty Circular Road, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 1SA.
Nexia International Limited does not deliver services in its own name or otherwise. Nexia International Limited and the member firms of the Nexia International network (including those members which trade under a name which includes the word NEXIA) are not part of a worldwide partnership. Nexia International Limited does not accept any responsibility for the commission of any act, or omission to act by, or the liabilities of, any of its members. Each member firm within the Nexia International network is a separate legal entity.
Nexia International Limited does not accept liability for any loss arising from any action taken, or omission, on the basis of the content on this website or any documentation and external links provided.
The trade marks NEXIA INTERNATIONAL, NEXIA and the NEXIA logo are owned by Nexia International Limited and used under licence.
References to Nexia or Nexia International are to Nexia International Limited or to the “Nexia International” network of firms, as the context may dictate.
Complaints – Scrutton Bland Financial Services Limited
The internal complaints handling procedures for the reasonable and prompt handling of complaints is available on request and if you cannot settle your complaint with Scrutton Bland Financial Services Ltd, you may be entitled to refer it to the Financial Ombudsman Service www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk or by contacting them on 0800 023 4567.
Alternatively, where your complaint relates to products or services purchased online, or by other electronic means such as by email, you may refer your complaint to the online dispute resolution (ODR) platform at http://ec.europa.eu/odr.