Business expansion
United Kingdom
Scotland; South Western Scotland; Glasgow City
Location of affected unit(s)
Financial Services
Activities Auxiliary To Financial Services And Insurance Activities
Activities Auxiliary To Financial Services And Insurance Activities
66 - Activities auxiliary to financial services and insurance activities

150 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
3 August 2006
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Moneyquest, a Glasgow based telephone and online mortgage, insurance and loan brokers, has announed it is to create 150 new jobs in Glasgow. The firm plans to extend operating hours and take on full-time and part-time staff. The announcement was made as the firm opened its new St Vincent Street HQ. City council Leader Steven Purcell said the move would 'further boost Glasgow's growing reputation as an international financial services centre'.

The company said staff would be employed on flexible working patterns. Glasgow Chamber of Commerce Chief Executive Lesley Sawers said: 'This is excellent news for the city and our already very successful financial services sector which now employs 14% of people living in Glasgow.'


  • 3 August 2006: BBC News


Eurofound (2006), Moneyquest, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 63865, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/63865.