Best Regulatory Incubation Solutions Provider 2021 – Sturgeon Ventures

Sturgeon Ventures is pleased to announce that they have won Best Regulatory Incubation Solutions Provider 2021 from SME News – Greater London Awards.

The SME News Greater London Awards programme recognises the work done by small and medium businesses in Greater London, which were able to continue despite the difficulties COVID-19 presented.  A rigorous 4 step procedure is undertaken to find the winners of each category:

  1. Nominated businesses are researched
  2. A short list is created from nominations
  3. Evaluation through the SME Awards panel of each short listed entry
  4. Winners for each category are chosen.

As a regulatory incubator, Sturgeon Ventures has faced a changing landscape due to Brexit but has been quick to adapt and provide flexible regulatory hosting solutions for start-ups firms needing interim solutions, including Corporate Finance, 3rd Party Fund Raising, 3rd Party Fund Management of Funds, Segregated Accounts to AIFM Solutions and more established overseas firms moving to the United Kingdom (UK).

Awards Coordinator Emma Pridmore praised the programme’s winners: “Congratulations to all the businesses recognised in this year’s awards. It’s always exciting to reach out to people with the good news, and I wish you all the best for the future.”

More about Sturgeon Ventures Awards and Background

Sturgeon Ventures is the Pioneer and most established Regulatory Incubator, a trusted partner and venture catalyst. Providing nurturing and bespoke solutions, also known as a Regulatory Umbrella, Regulatory Hosting Platform or a Regulatory Ecosystem for corporate finance, fund and portfolio management; including the establishment of family offices in the United Kingdom.

A seasoned agile team, based in London, Sturgeon Ventures, has incubated people and firms since 1999 and has been a family office wealth advisor since 1998. Sturgeon have been nominated and won many awards over the last 20 years.  Highlights within the last 4 years include:

Global Advisory Experts – Compliance Consultancy Firm 2021 in the United Kingdom, A.I. 2021 Regulatory Umbrella Hosting Services of the Year 2021 and Lawyer International Legal 100 2021 Winner.

M&A Global Awards 2020 Financial Innovator of the Year 2020, M&A Global Awards 2020 Best Regulatory Incubator 2020, ACQ Country Awards 2020 Best Regulatory Incubator 2020, ACQ Country Law Awards 2020 – UK Best Practice Operator (Regulatory Incubator).

Hedge week 2019 European Services Awards and other winners over 2019.

Lawyer International Global Awards 2018 – Best Regulatory Incubator 2018 & FinServ Game Changer Innovation Award 2018, Superior Lawyers Awards 2018 – Start-up Compliance Consultancy Firm of the Year – UK, ACQ5 Global Awards 2018 – Europe Regulatory Hosting Platform of the Year and ACQ 5 – Global Awards 2018 – UK Family Office Wealth Advisor of the Year.

Sturgeon Ventures is proud to have signed up to HM Treasury’s Women in Finance Charter, since its start in July 2016; as well as being a signatory to the United Nations’ Principles of Responsible Investment, visibly demonstrating our commitment to ESG investing.

It’s founder, Seonaid Mackenzie, has written a contributing chapter in “Successfully Launching A Hedge Fund In Europe: Practical Guidance For New Managers” on the subject of pioneering Regulatory Incubation, along with company contributions to industry publications such as Acquisition International and The Corporate Financier.


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