Mark Reidford APFS – Financial Planner

Mark has been working in the Financial Services sector since 1990. After qualifying as a Financial Adviser, he worked for a large North West based IFA for almost 7 years before founding Innes Reid Investments Limited in 1999.

Since its foundation, Innes Reid Investments has grown to become one of the leading IFAs in the North West and one of the Top 250 IFAs in the UK as listed in The Times.

Mark is the Managing Director and a Chartered Financial Planner at the company, providing advice to a wide range of long-standing personal and business clients. ‘Chartered’ status, by the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), is only awarded to those who can demonstrate the very highest standards of professional excellence and integrity.


FCA Reference Number: MIR00003


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Whatever your financial advice needs, get in touch with Mark now to arrange an initial consultation at his expense.

01244 347 583

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  • Financial Planning Certificate
  • Mortgage Advice – (CF6)
  • Certificate in Lifetime Mortgage – (CF7)
  • Certificate in Mortgage Advice & Practice – (CMAP)
  • Home Reversion Plans – (HR1)
  • Financial Services Regulation & Ethics – (R01)
  • Pensions Update – (R08)
  • Tax Planning – (J01)


  • Trusts – (J02)
  • Pension Funding – (J04)
  • Pension Income Options – (J05)
  • Pension Advanced Diploma – (G60)
  • Personal Tax and Trust Planning – (AF1)
  • Pension Planning – (AF3)
  • Financial Planning Process – (AF5)


Feedback from Mark’s clients:

“Many years ago, my late husband needed to sort out his income, pension etc., and Mark Reidford came to visit us and arranged everything to Brian’s satisfaction, and six years since he passed away, I feel safe with Mark Reidford’s control of our investments.”

 – Verified client, based in Gwynedd


“Mark Reidford is an extremely helpful and knowledgeable adviser. He is always available to answer my questions and fully explains the impact that any decisions would have on my current and future situation. I would not hesitate to recommend him or the team at Innes Reid Investments.”

 – Verified client, based in Cheshire





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More about Innes Reid

Established in 1999, Innes Reid Investments is a firm of Chartered Financial Planners providing independent financial advice to people and businesses in Chester and further afield.

From our offices on Hoole Road, our main aim is to enable our clients to make smarter financial decisions that ultimately lead them to a better quality of life. Whether it be for funding your personal goals, investment opportunities, planning and saving for your retirement, improving tax efficiency, supporting you through divorce or protecting your family or business, we have the expertise to help.

As a business, we pride ourselves on putting the client at the heart of everything we do. This is evidenced by our accreditation’s, outstanding independent reviews as well as various industry awards and shortlisting’s.

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