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IT Services for
Financial Firms

Providing IT Consultancy, IT Services and IT Support to financial services firms, brokers and financial advisors companies throughout the UK.

Protecting people’s livelihoods is at the heart of everything we do in across our IT services.


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Creating real value for our clients' firms

Organisations regulated by the FCA are required to comply with a number of requirements where their information technology is concerned. Additionally, many financial services businesses manage sensitive personal data, and therefore, must adhere to the Data Protection Act (and GDPR) by implementing necessary technical measures to secure and protect this data.

Leaders within FCA-regulated organisations are responsible for ensuring that appropriate IT systems and controls are maintained. They must also assess their technological risks and take necessary steps to manage and mitigate them. Furthermore, they are tasked with ensuring that specific electronic communications and records are retained for various stipulated periods.

Connexion’s experience with the FCA and other regulated organisations enables us to assist organisations in understanding their technology risks and the solutions available not only for mitigating risk but also for meeting regulatory requirements and enhancing productivity.

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Empowering Financial Firms

Understanding your firm’s objectives is always our first priority, as we believe the effectiveness of your IT should be clearly measurable and aligned with your business goals. As such, we consult on a wide range of issues such as:

Email archiving

The practice of securely storing and preserving email messages and related data for long-term retention and easy retrieval.

Online backup

Also known as cloud backup, is a service that allows users to securely store copies of their files and data on remote servers via the internet.

Mobile Device Management

A comprehensive solution that allows organizations to manage, secure, and monitor mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops used by employees.

Voice recording

A technology that captures and stores audio data from various sources, such as telephone calls, meetings, or voice commands.

2FA Managed Services

Comprehensive support for implementing and maintaining Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) across your organization's systems and applications.

High availability

A system or service's ability to remain operational and accessible for users for an extended period, typically measured in terms of uptime.

Disaster recovery

The proactive strategy and set of procedures aimed at minimizing the impact of unexpected events on an organization's IT infrastructure and data.

IT managed services

IT managed services offer comprehensive outsourcing solutions for businesses, providing proactive management and support of IT infrastructure, networks, and systems.

Hi, I'm James

Let's talk about your business!

Need some practical insights and guidance on a tech challenge or goal that you have in mind? I’d be glad to help you. Book in a meeting with me; I’ll listen, ask questions, and help you to find actionable solutions aand ways forward to help you on your journey. 

After you book a slot, you will receive a Microsoft Teams call invitation. I look forward to speaking with you soon. 

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Rob Leverton

Rob has worked as an IT technician and project manager with Connexion for 14 years before moving into his current role as head of the technical services team.

Although Rob comes from a technical background he’s very much a people person and he is exceptionally good at building excellent working relationships with our customers and his technical team to deliver service excellence to our clients.

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James Stratton

James is passionate about technology and how it can transform business.  Having worked with hundreds of businesses in many different sectors over the last 25 years he has a huge amount of business IT knowledge that he enjoys imparting to Connexions customers.

James is responsible for Connexions strategic development and also still enjoys a role in consulting and sales and marketing