FWD is now a top 150 PR agency, employs 12 execs and has a wide range of clients spanning all areas of financial services. Visit the FWD website.
FWD Research formed a division of FWD Group in 2004 following the acquisition of Insurance Research & Strategy and has grown in this period to have had its best ever year in 2012.
First Quartile is a specialist investment communications agency providing expert copy writing and design for investment houses that was acquired by FWD Group in 2011. Visit the First Quartile website
Considerable synergy is leveraged by the Divisions working in unison, for example, original research can be used for PR generation stories which are subsequently published in the trade press or produced as white papers, thereby giving a holistic solution to clients.