Smith and Williamson
About Smith and Williamson
Founded in Glasgow in the year 1881, Smith and Williamson has catered to various financial business needs of the customers providing with great advisory and chartered accountant services to its clients. Being one of the top ten audit companies in the world, Smith and Williamson has managed to hold its reputation in the financial world. Spread in over 100 countries and having a great reputation for providing great financial services, Smith and Williamson provides its client with varied financial services.
Smith and Williamson, the company
Smith and Williamson was found in 1881, and is a merger of an independent chartered accountant firm and an investment and private banking house. Smith and Williamson is headquartered in London.
Smith and Williamson has gained quite a reputation over the years and provided outstanding professional financial services to its clients. Smith and Williamson provide with accounting, investment, and financial management advisory and also put into use the latest financial practices that can benefit private, professional and non-profit organization globally.
The clients of Smith and Williamson are satisfied customers as they are provided with outstanding customer service. Since the company is known globally there are different types of customers that the company gets to cater to. The client approach is such that the professionals would be able to advice them according to their specific needs keeping in mind the various factors. The professionalism in dealing with their clients and the flexibility of the professionals in Smith and Williamson is what makes the clients prefer Smith and Williamson over all other audit companies.
Smith and Williamson have been involved in charity and support various charitable organisations all over the world. The company volunteers for various charitable events and is known to effectively evaluate and reassess ways to help them monitor the environmental and social conditions that the company can have a greater impact on. A great number of staff are part of charitable organisations as trustees and directors which provides great encouragement to the staff as well as the company to promote acts of charity.
Awards and Recognition
Smith and Williamson has been awarded the Citywire Wealth Manager, Investment Performance award 2011 as the Best Large firm and Balanced Portfolio.
Awarded Private Client Practitioner Top 25 Accountancy firms 2011.
Financial Times and Investors Chronicle Wealth Management Awards 2011, awarded the Best Balanced Wealth Manager in 2011.
PAM Awards 2011, awarded winner of Investment Performance – Absolute Returns Portfolios.
- Debt ratios
- Liquidity ratios
- Profitability ratios
- Asset management ratios
- Cash Flow Indicator Ratios
- Market value ratios
- Financial analysis
- Business Terms
- Financial education
- International Financial Reporting Standards (EU)
- IFRS Interpretations (EU)
- Financial software
Most WantedFinancial Terms
- Most Important Financial Ratios
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio
- Financial Leverage
- Current Ratio
- Interest Coverage Ratio (ICR)
- Solvency Ratio
- Break-even Point
- Debt Service Coverage Ratio
- Receivable Turnover Ratio
- Return On Capital Employed (ROCE)
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