East of England
Financial and related professional services in the East of England
Norwich is the largest general insurance centre outside London
The East of England financial and related professional services sector has recovered strongly over the past two years.
The region has large insurance, professional services and venture capital sectors. Norwich is the largest financial centre in the East of England, along with Watford, Southend and Ipswich.
The East of England has an established and growing financial and related professional services sector. A large talent pool of 149,700 work in the industry with proximity and easy access to central London. With a heritage going back more than 200 years and two distinct bases in Norwich and Ipswich, East Anglia is globally respected as a centre of financial excellence.
Our infographic illustrates the percentage of UK financial services jobs in the East of England, indicating the major role that the region plays in the industry.
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