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The Northern Powerhouse: Yorkshire’s Financial Centre of Excellence

A guide to the financial, business and professional services sector in Yorkshire.



Yorkshire, part of the UK’s Northern Powerhouse, is an important centre for financial, business and professional services. It combines high value technology expertise with a robust talent pool, established financial ecosystem and cost effective real estate.

This guide includes background to the region and details on what makes it an attractive place for investment.

This was published originally by UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) which has since moved to the Department for International Trade (DIT).