New members - September 2018

September 2018

We are pleased to welcome AstraZeneca, Secondsight and Winterflood Securities Limited as our newest ProShare Members this month, more details about them below.

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do.

As a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business, AstraZeneca has a key contribution to make a meaningful difference in healthcare. Our skills and resources are focused on the discovery, development, manufacturing and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s greatest healthcare challenges. Our focus is primarily on six key therapeutic areas: cancer, infection, cardiovascular diseases, gastrointestinal, neuroscience and respiratory. Our medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.

We operate in over 100 countries, employing around 50,000 people worldwide. Listed on the LSE and New York Stock Exchange awarding Long Term Incentives in 60 countries. Plan types include Performance Shares and Restricted Stock. In the UK we also offer tax advantaged plans; Partnership Share Plan (SIP) and Sharesave (SAYE).

Secondsight is a multi-award winning employee benefits, wellness and financial education specialist. We advise major UK employers and global brands, across different industry sectors. Our passion is to create financial certainty for our clients’ employees through the delivery of an outstanding employee benefits experience, resulting in improved employee engagement and enhanced employer return on investment. We can help with the design and delivery of your employee workplace savings schemes. Keeping it simple, we use proven communication and education methods including our share portal, with modules covering SAYE, SIP & DSP. Secondsight is the employee benefits division of national firm of financial advisers, Foster Denovo Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

With the current focus on transparency and obtaining the best outcomes for underlying clients, firms in this arena are under close scrutiny by the regulator. Winterflood have a very commercial offering allowing such practitioners to a range of solutions from execution only business right up to fully outsourcing custody and dealing. For more information about Winterflood Securities please contact Ben Jowett at or call 0203 1000076