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Anthony Gruppo is moving across from Marsh in the US and takes on the position in May following Phil Barton's "inevitable" but sudden departure.
Siân Barton and Ida Axling discuss the most popular news pieces from the past five days.
Following the news that Aon had pulled out of takeover talks with Willis Towers Watson, speculation is rising about what the broking giant could do instead
Deal was approved by the European Commission last week.
The Gallagher vs. Ardonagh trial has borne several highly read stories this week with acquisitions and people moves also catching the interest of Insurance Age readers.
Barton leaves with immediate effect and will be replaced by Anthony Gruppo.
Purchase has been approved by the European Commission.
The move, the second debt raise this week, is to fund its acquisition of JLT.
Ida Axling and Siân Barton address the top news pieces over the past five days.
The money will be used to fund its JLT acquisition, related fees and expenses, and to repay JLT debts.
The businesses emphasised that the talks were in a preliminary stage.
The global deal affects the UK with 100 London Market employees joining Gallagher.
But broker reveals pre-tax profit fall due to transaction costs related to $5.6bn takeover by Marsh & McLennan Companies.
Could a torrent of news about redundancies, buys, partnerships and losses indicate big changes to come?
Global giant’s revenue rises 6.6%.
Ida Axling hosts the first show of 2019.
Shuker’s A-Plan has taken on the personal lines business for Jelf and Barton explains that moving the business to call-centre focused broker would have been a “retrograde step”.
Business from 26 Jelf branches has been moved to A-Plan with 59 Jelf staff redeployed to other roles within the Marsh-owned broker and 19 people joining A-Plan.
Six tranches of bonds the longest dated for 2049.
As the cold weather settled in brokers clicked on an unrated Danish insurer going bust, RSA redundancies and Brexit.
The appointments will be effective once regulatory approval for the takeover of JLT by Marsh is completed.
Broker announces a slew of management appointments in its regional, specialty and placement teams.
As the sweltering heat continued into September brokers saw opportunities in Marsh's JLT deal and were also interested in Ardonagh buying Swinton and RSA's shock profit warning.