The South East of England has a population of 8 million and a workforce of 4.2 million. It is the largest region for financial and professional services outside London, employing around 243,500 people and contributing some £18bn to the economy (2011), or over 9% of the region’s GVA.
For more information, download our Regional Contribution of UK Financial and Professional Services report.
Infographic: Financial and professional services in the South East
Our infographic illustrates the percentage of UK financial services jobs in the South East, indicating the major role that the region plays in the industry.
Financial and professional services in Brighton
Our factsheet below details the role played by financial and professional services in Brighton & Hove, along with case studies on how the industry has supported local businesses.