Consolidator brings North County Brokers, based in Balbriggan in County Dublin, into the fold ahead of the rebrand of its Irish operations to Aston Lark Ireland in April.
Bolton-based Ives & Taylor specialises in commercial lines, professional indemnity and private clients and brings 13 staff to Partners&.
The broker will become part of Marshall Wooldridge which is GRP’s Yorkshire hub.
The Clear CEO spoke to Insurance Age following the acquisition of Luker Rowe and HIA and insisted that the ‘for sale’ sign at Clear won’t go up yet despite the hollowed out market.
Clear Group now handles £225m in gross written premium.
It is the fifth deal this year for SRG which is backed by majority shareholder HGGC.
Broker expands its footprint with purchase of Lincoln-based Sills.
Gary Humphreys says the provider is actively looking to buy more businesses as he flags further consolidation in the personal lines space.
The motor insurance specialist, which is Abacai's first acquisition since it launched last month, will remain a standalone business run by its current management team.
The business will become part of Howden and rebrand as Howden Sturge.
IMAS director John Nisbet discusses how consolidators can continue to grow and warns that private equity backers could move on from the sector as a result of a “diminishing opportunity” in the broking market.
As Markerstudy acquires Brightside Jonathan Swift looks at a deal over seven years in the making that has highlighted a tale of two investments for Anacap.
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.
Canadian insurer Intact is set to buy RSA's Canadian and UK & International operations in the second quarter of this year.
Markerstudy finally gets its hands on the specialist personal lines broker after being rejected for undervaluing the broker in 2013.
Bristol-based broker Venture Insurance has joined the Peter Blanc-led business.
Morphose Capital Partners’ Nick Atherton reveals how brokers can make the most of a post-pandemic uptick in M&A activity
JM Glendinning has acquired specialist insurance services firm Nowell & Richards for an undisclosed sum.
The MGA is chartered and based in East Anglia.
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.
Bruce Stevenson has been bought for an undisclosed sum and CEO Edward Bruce will now lead Aston Lark’s operations in Scotland.
The deal, which is set to complete later this year, will see the Axa XL Private Clients team move across to Aviva to launch a new Aviva Private Clients proposition.
PE firm backs DR&P Group with intention to support the broker to grow organically and through acquisition.