Amanda Blanc’s move from Axa to Zurich was perhaps the most talked about people move of 2018. The Association of British Insurers chair spoke to Jen Frost about her plans for the business in the coming year
Lucy Clarke, president of newly-operational Marsh JLT Specialty, has promised clients “an unmatched depth in terms of expertise and resources” following the close of Marsh’s acquisition of JLT.
Marsh & McLennan has completed its $5.6bn acquisition of JLT.
Former employees have expressed concerns over the impact of the Marsh/JLT deal on the market and the brokers themselves, after a former main board director of JLT slated the deal as a potential ‘train wreck’ in a Linkedin blog.
Post content editor Jonathan Swift looks at past aborted insurance bids and talks to consider whether a deal between Aon and Willis Towers Watson is dead, or merely on ice for now
Aston Lark has bought personal lines broker Highworth Insurance.
The European Commission has given the green light for Marsh's JLT acquisition.
The more things change, the more they stay the same. So runs a French expression that feels apt in a week that saw Brexit delayed, leaving us all wondering whether we will be able to talk about anything else ever again.
Marsh & McLennan is looking to raise more capital to fund its JLT acquisition, having announced its second senior notes offering in the space of a week.
Hyperion is raising an additional $130m (£100m) debt to fund its acquisitions war chest.
Marsh is raising €1.1bn (£942m) through a senior notes offering, in addition to the $5bn (£3.8bn) it has previously announced.
Clive Nathan joined Global Risk Partners as its underwriting CEO, overseeing the consolidator’s managing general agent division, in April last year.
Sedgwick has acquired entertainment insurance loss adjuster Adams Media Loss Adjusting.
I’m a fan of making sure stuff is the right fit - I make a point of trying on new outfits in my own home with accessories and shoes to make sure it all works for me. I also test drove my new car a few times to check it was what I wanted. Aon, however,…
Aon has pulled out of a potential merger with Willis Towers Watson.
Aon might have to sell off portions of Willis Towers Watson, if it did proceed to buy the business, analysts said.
Insurance has struggled to attract talent in recent years, finding itself competing with ‘sexier’ industries
A lot has changed at the AA in the five years since Janet Connor, now director of insurance, joined the organisation. She explains to Jonathan Swift how an investment in data and technology – alongside the relaunch of its insurance company and board…
Aon is reportedly in talks to buy rival Willis Towers Watson.
Sedgwick has acquired independent loss adjuster Insight Adjusters.
Gallagher will buy the global aerospace division of JLT, following the company’s acquisition by Marsh & McLennan.
The acquisition of Markerstudy's Gibraltar-based insurance business cost Qatar Re just £37.9m once cash assets were taken into consideration.
PIB has acquired Irish managing general agent, Optis Insurances, as part of its European growth plans.
GRP has acquired Hertfordshire-based equestrian broker Shearwater, for an undisclosed amount.