Our client is headquartered in London’s Mayfair district and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Independent and privately owned, our client manages liquid systematic strategies suitable for institutional and high net worth Investors. They focus on liquidity, transparency and investment control, ensured by offering their strategies on managed account platforms of global investment banks.

Our clients team is comprised of professionals with multiple years of experience in investment banking, asset management, quantitative research and trading. The firm fosters a client-focused culture and takes pride in its ability to deliver cutting edge strategies and investment solutions.

When it comes to IT Support and delivery our client is small in numbers and had no need for a fulltime IT team. With this in mind our client requires the same level of IT Support and technologies which a larger firms of 100+ users would require.

The vast majority of our clients in the commodity futures markets are used to having only the very best IT Support provision and technology provided to them. When either moving to a smaller practice or starting out in a new venture of your own considerations need to be given to helpdesk support, IT strategy, security, business continuity and general IT Management.

If your company is needing IT Support, or direction with your IT infrastructure then call us now. Please review some of the services below which many of our Financial clients employ.

Client Summary

Vertical                   Financial

Employees             20 Office based staff

Offices                    1 HQ

Servers                   2 On-Premise Servers

Location                 Mayfair London

IT Department      None

Technology            Small Business Server 2013



Managed Services Employed

  • 1
    Help Desk Support
  • 2
    IT Manager

    The introduction of a dedicated (part time) IT Manager two half days a week plus additional ad-hoc on-site visits to supply and install new equipment; repair hardware issues; resolve configuration issues which cannot be resolved remotely. Manage Backup and business continuity. The IT Manager offers continuity in personal and acts as a trusted advisor.

  • 3
    Patch Management

    Installing a patch management system was completely automated and will identify missing patches that need deployment across all sites. The LAN Support system will; Scan computers periodically to identify missing patches; Identifying and downloading the missing patches from the vendors’ websites; Downloading required patches and creating tasks related to patch deployment; Downloading required patches automatically and installing them on to specific computers.

  • 4
    SPAM Filtering

    Utilizing a managed Spam Filtering solution allowed our client to protect their users and business email from Spam, Viruses and other Malware. Our Spam solution is the ideal anti spam appliance for small and medium businesses on the market today as all email is scanned prior to network intrusion and managed via the cloud.

  • 5
    Sentinel AntiVirus

    Stopping online threats with our award-winning endpoint protection services was a vital part of our overall IT Support delivery. LAN Support’s Sentinel Cloud Anti-Virus solution protects against viruses, spyware, worms, Trojans and more. Managed by our central help desk the team rely on LAN Support to maintain and update their Antivirus deployment.

  • 6
    Server Backup

    Triple Encryption For Maximum Protection, Private key encryption code which only you know!Client-side 256 bit AES encryption prior to data transfer. 128 bit SSL encryption for a secure end-to-end data transfer. The remote backup deployed in this instance holds a 90 day retention and stores 1TB of data.


View our Case Studies

  • “During our first consultation with you I felt confident and at ease that we were talking to the right people. As promised your team migrated us exceptionally well and quicker than expected. Our technical issues have reduced by half since moving to LAN Support. Thank you”.

    David Jones

  • Migrating from our old IT Support company to LAN Support was does done in a clam and confident way, LAN’s dedication to customer service was simple brilliant”

    John Wickens

  • I have been very impressed thoughout the whole onboarding process, from making sure that we picked the correct services to deliverying them, I would say that you have set the benchmark in customer support.

    Yannick Wilson