About us

1970 – EBS launched in December 1970 as one of the first companies to offer small self-administered schemes (SSASs).
1979 – EBS’s oldest SSAS, which is still in existence, was established in June 1976.
2000 – EBS also expanded the business by establishing self-invested personal pensions (SIPPs) in March 2000.
2017 – EBS became part of the Embark Group in May 2017.
2018 – In October EBS acquired Liberty SIPP via asset purchase.

EBS’s vital statistics

  • Formed: 1970
  • AuA: c£7.2bn
  • Clients: c33,000
  • Location: London and Bolton
  • Capital adequacy ratio: we maintain at least 125% at all times and currently significantly higher

The Embark Group’s vital statistics

  • Employs over 480 people
  • Seven offices located around the UK
  • £15.5bn assets under administration
  • c150,000 consumer clients
  • Majority of our subsidiaries have an AKG rating of B (strong)
  • We are a multi-award winning business
  • £ multi-million year-on-year capital investment strategy
  • Commitment to professional excellence across our people
  • Blue chip management and non-executive team
  • £15m Professional Indemnity (PI) cover

Figures correct as at June 2019.