Brewin Dolphin Holdings plc

04/15/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/15/2019 00:16

Response to press speculation

This announcement contains inside information for the purposes of the Market Abuse Regulation (596/2014/EU).

15 April 2019

Brewin Dolphin Holdings plc

('Brewin Dolphin')

Response to press speculation

Brewin Dolphin notes the recent press speculation regarding its interest in acquiring Investec's wealth management business in the Republic of Ireland. Brewin Dolphin is in exclusive discussions with Investec in relation to this possible acquisition.

Discussions are ongoing and there can be no certainty that a transaction will be agreed.

A further announcement will be made if and when appropriate.

Enquiries

Camarco

Ben Woodford/ Jane Glover Tel. +44 (0) 20 3757 4990/ +44 (0) 771 3246 126

Notes to Editors

About Brewin Dolphin

Brewin Dolphin is one of the UK's leading independent providers of discretionary wealth management.

We continue to focus on discretionary investment management and we manage £34.9 billion on a discretionary basis. In line with the premium we place on personal relationships, we have built a network of offices across the UK, Channel Islands and the Republic of Ireland, staffed by qualified investment managers and financial planners. We are committed to the most exacting standards of client service, with long-term thinking and absolute focus on our clients' needs at the core.

The Company's LEI number is 213800PS7FS5UYOWAC49