Aston Lark's Peter Blanc, shares his thoughts on adapting the business and why M&A can continue to thrive post Covid-19.
The business has purchased Marx Re-Insurance Brokers which is based in Munich.
The Durham based broker has added two branches and taken its GWP to £7m.
Towergate’s Joe Thelwell discusses the broker’s Q1 2020 deals and reveals he is receiving calls from brokers wishing to sell as coronavirus exacerbates the hardening market.
Darwin Clayton CEO Simon Henderson tells Insurance Age about the broker's 100 year long history, plans for its wholesale division, coping with Covid-19 and insists that the business is not for sale.
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Exclusive: CEO Jacquie Boast has restructured the business with Fresh CEO Mike Wall exiting and 75 staff leaving the business as she seeks to position Vantage for growth.
Provider to create a single global insurance underwriting function and form three geographical business units across the Americas, Eurasia and the UK & Lloyd’s market.
Chris Lear explains why the broker, which went into administration last month, was a good buy for One Sure Insurance.
But the consolidators say their models have not changed as a result of the coronavirus.
The organisation purchased Hughes & King for an undisclosed sum adding £4m in GWP to its business as it presses on with pipeline amid Covid-19.
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Stoke-on-Trent broker One Sure Insurance has bought the Wales broker which collapsed earlier this year.
Green Insurance Group has bought Brighton-based RT Williams Insurance Brokers and its appointed representative NIB Insurance Brokers.
Move comes after LV completes the transfer of its commercial lines business to Allianz.
The venture, which is a combination of five existing brokers - MRIB and Independents, La Playa, CGI and Versatile - is led by former Jelf boss Barton, with Chris Jelf as commercial director.
MD Chris Blackwell will continue to lead Trilogy as the MGA states it does not expect any changes to the business following the deal.
Brokers broadly welcome deal between broking giants and look forward to opportunities created
Deal sees private equity firm Dunedin exit the specialist broker.
Deal creates UK broker “unicorns” as Marsh moves to number two on the global broking table.
However, Mazars' Simon Fitzsimmons flags that the deal, which will see Aon become the largest broker in the world, still needs to be approved by the Competition and Markets Authority.
The personal lines specialist has bought the Northampton-based SME commercial expert.
Business expects to pay around $1.4bn in integration costs.
The organisation has purchased a Top 100 broker to strengthen its motor proposition.