Reich Insurance has completed the acquisition of Bolton-based D Barnett Insurance Brokers.
Towergate Insurance has purchased Tunbridge Wells-based BWA (Insurance Services) for an undisclosed sum.
Aviva has agreed to sell its roadside recovery firm to the Carlyle Group for £1bn and it looks like current management team will survive.
Axa PPP has confirmed its intention to purchase online private medical insurance intermediary Health-on-line for an undisclosed sum.
Markerstudy has revealed that its recent purchase of Blagrove Insurance Brokers is the first purchase in a £100m acquisition spree.
In this month’s edition of What The Papers Say, Insurance Age editor Martin Friel and senior reporter Emmanuel Kenning discuss the biggest stories in insurance with Paul Upton, chief executive officer of Evolution Underwriting.
Markerstudy Group has acquired Blagrove Insurance Brokers, located in Carterton, Oxfordshire.
Oamps Special Risks is understood to have bought Giles’ life sciences division.
Group chief executive at Jelf, Alex Alway, has confirmed the consolidator remains in the market for acquisitions but only at the right price.
Andy Homer has confirmed that Towergate came close to making an internal appointment ahead of its decision to poach Mark Hodges from Aviva for the chief executive role.
Towergate chairman Alastair Lyons said he was "absolutely delighted" at the arrival of Mark Hodges from Aviva and promised the company would continue on its broker acquisition path.
The Kane Group has completed the acquisition of the insurance management operations of HSBC.
Jubilee Group Holdings has confirmed its sale to Ryan Specialty Group.
Barbon Insurance Group has launched a unique new employee incentive in a bid to increase the number of acquisitions it makes.
As the British Insurance Brokers' Association conference in Manchester digested the news of a possible merger between Biba and the Institute of Insurance Brokers, Post and Insurance Age asked delegates what they thought of the news.
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Tasker & Partners has sold a controlling interest of its business to newly formed Tasker Ventures (TV) as part of a private equity deal.
Hyperion’s broking subsidiary, Howden Broking Group, has acquired the core broking activity of professional indemnity specialists, PYV.
Central Insurance has acquired long-established Aberdeen firm Collins Halden & Burnett in a £2.6m deal.
RSA has confirmed the acquisition of Oak Underwriting for an undisclosed sum.
Invicta Insurance Services is set to complete it latest acquisitions which will add 2,500 customers and over £1m GWP to its portfolio.
Towergate’s competitors will not see the “slightest” difference in its strategy following the appointment of Alastair Lyons as non-executive chairman.
A joint venture of Liberty Mutual and Anglo Irish Bank has been announced as the preferred bidder for the general insurance business of Quinn Insurance.
Congregational & General Insurance has purchased a minority shareholding in Solihull-based David Edwards Insurance Brokers.