With the takeover of Ed, BGC president Shaun Lynn believes he now has the person in its CEO Steve Hearn to help it realise its insurance ambitions. The pair spoke to Jonathan Swift about how an investment in technology, talent, globalisation and a finely…
A US-based venture capital firm has invested in Home Repair Network.
Hooking the headlines this week, Danish unrated insurer Qudos was placed in liquidation by its owner.
The Ardonagh Group cut down on its losses for the first nine months of the year, down to £48.9m compared to £92.7m in 2017.
Stackhouse Poland has acquired Hampshire-based high net worth private client broker, Symmetry Private Insurance.
Aviva has acquired a majority stake in connected home insurtech Neos.
Exclusive: The loss adjuster's latest purchase, Sproule Graham, will rebrand under the Sedgwick Ireland banner and the group has revealed that it expects to see a revenue increase of 10-15% in its Ireland division.
Hyperion is to continue on the acquisition trail, having raised $115m (£88.9m) through debt.
Having left Crawford in April 2017 after 15 years at the firm, Ian Muress resurfaced in January as CEO of Sedgwick International, a claims business he describes as the largest of its kind "on the planet". He spoke to Jonathan Swift about why people…
Marsh and JLT’s specialty operations will rebrand as Marsh-JLT Specialty once the acquisition has closed.
Sedgwick has acquired Ireland-based loss adjuster Sproule Graham.
Shareholders in JLT have voted 99.9% in favour of the acquisition by Marsh.
Gallagher’s purchase of a controlling stake in UK specialist property broker, Vasek, is the third acquisition made by the company’s UK retail arm this year, but it shows no signs of stopping just yet.
Gallagher has acquired a controlling interest in Purple Bridge Group, the holding company of UK specialist property broker Vasek Insurance Services.
BP Marsh increasing its stake in Nexus could mean a rumoured sale of the managing general agent is off the cards, analysts say.
Swansea-based Douglas Insurance has been acquired by County Group.
McLarens' largest private equity backer has sold its stake in the company.
The Ardonagh Group will sell its commercial underwriting business to Arch for £31m.
A holding company will be established for Ed and Besso, with Steve Hearn as group CEO. However the two BGC-owned brokers will remain separate companies.
Manchester-based Reich Group has bought LJM Insurance Brokers.
BP Marsh's announcement of its purchase of a 1.9% stake in managing general agent Nexus.
The Ardonagh Group is taking on $225m (£176m) of additional debt as it acquires Swinton.
Global reinsurance, wholesale and specialty broker Ed has been acquired by BGC Partners.
Applied Systems will consider entering Australia, New Zealand or South Africa if an acquisition opportunity presents itself.