Claims firm Sedgwick could be snapped up by private equity group Carlyle for $6bn, it was reported.
Managing General Agent Nexus has completed the acquisition of Altitude Risk Partners from Castel Underwriting.
Yorkshire-based broker Lockyers is the latest to be bought by Broker Network.
UK-based managing general underwriter Bluefin Underwriting will rebrand as Victor Insurance.
Bupa has acquired Hospital Lane Dental and Implant Clinic in Chatham, Kent.
U.S. Risk Insurance Group subsidiary Trireme Insurance Group has purchased MGB Insurance Brokers for an undisclosed sum.
Markel is to buy the world’s largest manager of insurance-linked securities, Nephila Holdings.
TransRe, the reinsurance arm of Transatlantic Holdings has acquired the exclusive renewal rights to all of Maiden Re's US treaty reinsurance underwriting business.
Ratings agency Moody's has affirmed Aspen's rating following its $2.6bn (£2bn) deal with Apollo, while AM Best has placed it under review.
Aspen Insurance has entered an agreement with investment manager Apollo that will see it sell all remaining shares in the business for $42.75 (£33.15) per share, a total of $2.6bn (£2bn).
Global reinsurers have turned to mergers and acquisition deals over the last year in order to remain relevant in the face of challenging market conditions, but S&P maintains a neutral view on this trend.
Venture capital firm Beat Capital Partners and Bermuda-based insurance holding company Paraline are to merge.
The Ardonagh Group has reported income growth of 9.1% as both income and profit climb in the first six months of 2018.
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GRP hub Abbey Bond Lovis has acquired a majority share in Northern Irish broker Digney Grant for an undisclosed sum.
The UK has seen 28 private equity deals in insurance over the past 18 months, half of total number in Europe.
Esure is looking for a digital-savvy CEO from outside the industry, who will lead a transformation programme when Bain Capital takes ownership at the end of the year.
Esure has received a takeover bid which would see the insurer valued at £1.17bn.
Broker Network has bought North West broker MCM, which will form the company’s seventh “regional powerhouse”.
The transfer of Allianz’s personal lines business to LV is expected to take at least 18 months, according to LV general insurance CEO Steve Treloar.
The transfer of commercial business from LV to Allianz will take place on 20 September, the company confirmed.
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Exclusive: Saga is looking to divest its interest in bike broker Bennetts, with Ardonagh touted as one of the potential suitors.
Lloyd’s brokers Lonmar and Ropner will merge at the end of the month under the Lonmar brand.