Link Asset Services


Jamieson is pleased to announce that it has advised the management team on the sale of the Corporate and Private Client Services (CPCS) and Throgmorton businesses of Link Group’s Asset Services division to Genstar Capital backed Apex Group.

The acquisition by Apex Group adds new specialist hubs in the UK, Jersey, Ireland, the Netherlands, Hungary and Switzerland. Combined, the group’s service offering now spans fund administration, banking and depositary solutions, a comprehensive middle-office offering and a leading corporate services solution.

Matt Claxton, former CEO of Corporate & Private Clients for Link Asset Services, now Global Head of Corporate Services and Private Clients for Apex Group Ltd, says: “Apex has achieved phenomenal growth and advanced in so many ways to become an impressive global financial services provider. As part of the Apex Group, both CPCS and Throgmorton clients will benefit from enhanced global expertise across the broadest range of solutions in the industry. Our businesses add an additional layer to Apex’s market leading capabilities. I am delighted to be part of this impressive organisation and look forward to contributing to, and being part, of its ongoing success.”

Stuart Coventry, Andrew Cox and Gus Gayford advised Matt Claxton (CEO) and his team.