Michael Rea, CEO of Gallagher’s UK retail division, has hailed the takeover of Bollington as supercharging the firm’s presence in the North West and adding specialisms to the group.
Leeds-headquartered JM Glendinning is planning to buy 15 businesses over the next five years after its private equity-backed management buyout, group CEO Nick Houghton told Post.
Gallagher delivered revenue and margin growth across all four UK trading units of retail broking, specialty broking, Pen Underwriting and Capsicum Re last year, Simon Matson has stated.
Two managing general agent businesses acquired by Gallagher as part of its recent purchase of Stackhouse Poland will eventually become part of Pen.
With Gallagher re-entering the M&A game after a four year hiatus, Michael Rea spoke to Harry Curtis about what makes a good deal, how consolidation is changing, why restrictive covenants need to be upheld and the Ardonagh court case
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Gallagher UK will be "thoughtful" about the pace at which it buys other businesses this year, as it focuses on the integration of Stackhouse Poland into the wider group.
Gallagher will buy acquisitive regional broker Stackhouse Poland.
Stackhouse Poland has continued its acquisition drive into the New Year, acquiring specialist medical indemnity broker, Bespoke Medical Indemnity.
Stackhouse Poland has continued its acquisition drive by buying specialist real estate broker Property Insurance Initiatives.
Hooking the headlines this week, Danish unrated insurer Qudos was placed in liquidation by its owner.
Stackhouse Poland has acquired Hampshire-based high net worth private client broker, Symmetry Private Insurance.
Stackhouse Poland has acquired a Hertfordshire-based legal indemnity broker.
Former Churchill and LV general insurance boss John O’Roarke took home the Achievement prize last night at the British Insurance Awards, where his new employer Aviva was among the big winners.
Stackhouse Poland has acquired Caprica Healthcare.
The valuation of intermediaries is once again in the spotlight after a number of recent high-profile deals, where firms have changed hands for what appear to be very high multiples. Lloyds Bank's managing director and global head of insurance Bill Cooper…
Stackhouse Poland has acquired specialist provider of high net worth insurance services, Quantum Underwriting Solutions.
Stackhouse Poland will merge with Lucas Fettes to create a “powerful independent insurance broker”.
Post details the firms listed 31 to 40 including headquarters, staff numbers and acquisitions
Stackhouse Poland has completed the acquisition of specialist professional indemnity broker Chris Frost Insurance Services as it looks to grow both organically and through acquiring ‘like-minded’ firms.
Criterion Adjusters’ nomination to the Zurich loss adjusting panel was “the final piece of the jigsaw” in tying up the high net worth adjusting market, according to managing director Chris Monks.
There is a new entrant into the church insurance sector, targeting Ecclesiatical’s 95% share of the market. What will this mean for the country’s 16,000 Anglican churches?