It is the fourth deal this year for Specialist Risk Group and adds £30m in GWP to the business.
Element Hinton specialises in construction, waste, engineering and leisure and the deal follows investment into PIB by Apax Partners.
Markerstudy finally gets its hands on the specialist personal lines broker after being rejected for undervaluing the broker in 2013.
PKF Littlejohn's Chris Riley considers some of the wider implications of this week's Budget and flags that Capital Gains Tax remains a target despite staying unchanged for now.
New technologies, such as telematics, apps and big data are changing the way brokers work and clients buy insurance. Sam Barrett looks at how the industry is keeping pace with the the tech
Bristol-based broker Venture Insurance has joined the Peter Blanc-led business.
Profit before tax was driven by strong reserve releases and lower claims frequency.
Morphose Capital Partners’ Nick Atherton reveals how brokers can make the most of a post-pandemic uptick in M&A activity
The deal doubles property capacity for the MGA which is part of broker Willis IRM.
JM Glendinning has acquired specialist insurance services firm Nowell & Richards for an undisclosed sum.
The MGA is chartered and based in East Anglia.
The Budget swerves IPT rise and Entrepreneurs’ Relief escapes for now but Corporation Tax increases to 25%.
GRP purchased Birmingham-based Newstead in January this year and described it as a “flag in the ground” in the city as it seeks to build its presence.
Biba’s Steve White considers if regulators have gone too far in terms of the fees and levies they are asking for from insurance brokers
Difficult conversations on horizon for brokers as SMEs seek to cut costs amid economic uncertainty due to business squeeze from Covid, Brexit and harder market
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Bruce Stevenson has been bought for an undisclosed sum and CEO Edward Bruce will now lead Aston Lark’s operations in Scotland.
PE firm backs DR&P Group with intention to support the broker to grow organically and through acquisition.
Broker-led group pushes for more support as March deadline for festivals to get insurance looms.
What might the Budget have in store for brokers? Close Brothers’ Paul Trail considers the possibilities.
Hemsley Wynne Furlonge, which will be bought by Ardonagh subsidiary Hamilton Investment Bidco, brings £10m of revenue and 17 staff to the group.
In our continuing series, Beech Tree founder, Marsh talks through the investor’s interest in UK insurance distribution and its investment into managing general agent Avid Insurance.
Motor insurtech Abacai launches with backing from Complete Cover owner Sun Capital and sees Wilson take charge as CEO alongside a leadership team including two executives from CCG.