Fairstone has fully acquired Sims Financial Planning, adding £90m of funds under management and almost £500,000 in annual fees through the group's third acquisition of 2018.
Sims Financial Planning first joined Fairstone through its downstream buy out (DBO) programme in July 2015 and completed its integration prior to the final purchase. The firm has been based in Fairstone's...
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