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Financial and professional services

Salford Quays forms part of the largest financial and professional services centre outside of London. It is easy to see why it's Salford largest and fastest growing sector.

The sector employs over 35,000 people equating to 30% of Salford's working age population. It has grown by 61% in the last 10 years and is forecasted to grow by an additional 3,200 jobs over the next ten years providing over half of Salford's job growth.

The breadth of the financial and professional services sector in the city ensures that new investors have a wide range of opportunities to access new clients. The sector covers areas such as insurance, corporate finance, law, accounting and banking.

Businesses based in the city include a range of regional & international players including AVIVA (the worlds 6th largest insurance group and largest insurance services provider in the UK), AON, BUPA and HSBC.

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