Mark Richardson examines Intact's track record when it comes to integrating acquisitions and its approach to working with brokers.
The broker has teamed up with Spring Partners as the platform buys Neon Sapphire Underwriting.
GoCo has been bought four years after its Esure de-merger.
An offer from Towerbrook and Warburg Pincus has been recommended to shareholders.
The business struck a number of deals, with more in the pipeline, which have taken the broker to half a billion of gross written premium.
Group CEO Nick Houghton discusses how the deal with Synova Capital came about and reveals ambition to grow JMG's GWP from £45m to £200m in the next five years.
The broker has bought Lloyd’s coverholder Safeonline.
The business says it plans further growth in its European operations as it buys Polish broker WBD.
PE firm to support organic growth and acquisition plans as JMG aims to grow four-fold in five years, with former Stackhouse Poland boss Tim Johnson joining board as Jeremy Cary becomes an adviser.
The business says it has a "robust forward-looking pipeline" after making five deals in Q3 2020.
MD Peter Goddard tells Insurance Age about the firm's mission to keep broking "at the heart of the community" and discusses its recent purchase of Townsends Insurance Brokers.
Takeover, which valued the business at £1.66bn, sees Hastings delist from the London Stock Exchange.
RSA board says it will recommend the £7.2bn deal to shareholders as Intact and Tryg take next step to buy and split the insurer.
The EU watchdog is to make a decision by 21 December 2020.
Risk Alliance in Bingley and Belfast-based Risk Alliance International bring a combined GWP of £12m to Aston Lark.
If a firm offer is made Intact will buy RSA's Canadian and UK & International operations.
The broker has purchased specialist marine pleasure craft insurance provider, Haven Knox-Johnston, for an undisclosed sum.
Some brokers expect potential deal to re-energise RSA, while others criticise the provider's "poor performance" and predict an uncertain future for its UK operations.
Inflexion’s Peter Shaw tells Insurance Age why the sector is still a safe bet for private equity.
Private equity firm Cinven and Singapore wealth fund GIC have bought the specialist broker for an undisclosed sum.
Our in-depth market analysis explores how brokers have fared over the past 12 months and ranks them according to GWP.
The US-headquartered business adds commercial broker ER Shaw to its stable.
Marshall Wooldridge, the Yorkshire hub business for Global Risk Partners, has acquired its second broker within a month following a swoop for Rotherham-based RIB Group.
Move comes as owner Michael Rollett retires.