Dow Schofield Watts hits #1 spot in Yorkshire in latest Experian rankings

Dow Schofield Watts hits #1 spot for most active financial adviser in the Yorkshire deals market.

DSW rank #1 in most active financial adviser in latest Experian report
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Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) was the most active financial adviser in Yorkshire for the first quarter of 2024, according to new figures from Experian.

Its MarketIQ M&A review shows DSW moved up from its previous ranking of #11 to the #1 spot, having advised on eight deals in the first three months of 2024.

Experian Market IQ recorded a ‘sluggish start’ for Yorkshire and Humber for deals, with the volume and value of transactions down from 176 in the first quarter of 2023 to 107 in the first three months of 2024. This was the lowest quarterly volume figure since Q2 2020, representing a 39 per cent fall from the previous year and a 34 per cent decrease compared to the 161 recorded in 2022.