Profile of Westhouse Securities

Westhouse is a corporate and institutional stockbroking group with a strong track record across a number of market sectors with particular expertise in mining, oil & gas, insurance, support services, growth companies, media and investment funds. The firm offers corporate finance, corporate broking, sales and trading capabilities, supported by high quality equity research, and through its Smith's advisory business has a strong focus on widening share ownership for quoted companies of all sizes.

Westhouse Securities has a well-regarded and experienced team covering the Investment Fund sector. The team combines dedicated research, market making and sales. The team now has 12 retained corporate broking clients and has been active in raising equity capital for these clients.

In January 2012 Westhouse acquired Arbuthnot Securities and the two businesses were fully integrated. Westhouse Securities is headquartered in London, has offices in Leeds and Glasgow, and employs around 55 people. The Company continues to exploit opportunities in overseas markets through close working relationships with a number of other advisory businesses worldwide.

Westhouse Securities is authorised and regulated by the FCA, is a member of the London Stock Exchange, a NOMAD for AIM listed companies and a Sponsor of Official List companies. Smith's Corporate Advisory is authorised and regulated by the FCA.