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.
Aspen’s chairman Glyn Jones and group CEO Chris O’Kane have stepped down, with the completion of Apollo’s acquisition of the Lloyd’s insurer.
Canopius is looking to acquire Amtrust’s Lloyd’s syndicates, making it one of the top five managing agents in the market.
With Valentine’s Day yesterday, the Post team started the week by bracing ourselves for an inevitable slew of romance-related press releases. We weren’t disappointed.
Allianz and LV will complete the transfer of personal and commercial lines between the two insurers by the end of the year.
BGC’s broking arm, which currently comprises of Ed Broking and Besso, will seek acquisitive growth in 2019.
Exclusive: Applied is working with Google to introduce machine learning technology into its business.
Scor CEO Denis Kessler has slammed Covéa SGAM CEO Thierry Derez alleging that he is guilty of “repeated misconduct” and claiming he has the emails to prove it.
Exclusive: Sedgwick has completed its integration of Cunningham Lindsey and is looking at further acquisitions for the coming year.
Rory O’Brien, senior managing director with FTI Consulting in London, and Ian Duncan, managing director with FTI Consulting in Dublin explain how insurers can achieve increased value from M&A transactions by focusing on the key enablers and drivers of…
Axa XL has outlined a new target operating model and organisational structure that could see it cut 711 positions for its European workforce.
Global Risk Partners has acquired Peter Cullum-owned Trimulgherry Investments for an undisclosed sum.
Scor CEO Denis Kessler has hit back following a letter from activist investor CIAM accusing him of acting in his personal interests by scuppering a takeover move by Covéa and bringing a criminal suit against the French insurer.
Scor shareholder and activist investor CIAM has hit out at the reinsurer, following its issuing of legal proceedings against Covéa, its former director and Barclays and Rothschild.
Marsh parent Marsh & McLennan saw underlying revenue grow 5% in its 2017/18 year.
Bupa Dental Care has acquired nine dental practices across the UK and the Republic of Ireland, taking its tally of new acquisitions in the last year to 23.
Co-op has sold its underwriting business to Markerstudy for £185m.
Aston Lark has acquired Irish broker Robertson Low, making the Dublin-based company its first international purchase as the group looks beyond the UK.
Post journalists and broking stalwarts found themselves in the Houses of Parliament this week, on the day that Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal suffered an historic defeat.
GRP’s County Group has acquired Swinford Insurance Consultants.
MRIB Group has acquired chartered health and fitness insurance broker Independents.
Broker Network’s Saffron Insurance has acquired Farmer Insurance and will continue to seek acquisitive growth.
Hyperion will look to build on its retail business this year, but CEO David Howden said the firm will never chase premium through acquisitions.