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Barnett Waddingham SIPP business sustains ‘strong’ financial rating from AKG

Published by Julia Bassett on

Company assessment specialist AKG have awarded our SIPP business a rating of ‘B’ for the second consecutive year, meaning our financial strength has been deemed ‘strong’.

This rating demonstrates our continued commitment and investment in our SIPP business and reflects our strong reputation as a quality provider of SIPPs.

Download a free copy of the AKG’s full ‘Company Profile and Financial Strength Report’ at the bottom of this page.


Active in the SIPP market since 1999, BW SIPP LLP is one of a small number of SIPP specialists responsible for administering more than 15,000 SIPPs - representing £3.4bn in assets under administration and including over 1,200 commercial properties.

By utilising best-in-class technologies, we have improved efficiencies in order to meet and go beyond our clients’ needs. We have developed a new digital online pension product to allow customers to access their personal information solely online.

“The past twelve months have seen our SIPP business grow considerably, taking on a significant number of SIPPs as a result of our partnership with Interactive Investor, as well as rolling out a number of additional features on our digital platform. This AKG rating perfectly complements our Investor in Customers ‘silver’ accolade, marrying up our commitment to our clients with our impressive financial strength.”

Julia Bassett, Partner and Chief Executive Officer of BW SIPP LLP

The AKG rating is designed to meet adviser’s information needs for assessing the financial strength of UK providers and to provide independently evaluated information to assist in the choice of a service provider. It evaluates company structure, financial data, assets under administration, distribution and product information and service.

Read more about AKG here.

AKG Financial Strength Assessment 2018

About the author

  • Julia Bassett

    Julia is a partner of Barnett Waddingham and is CEO of BW SIPP LLP, responsible for the future development of the Barnett Waddingham SIPP.

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