Exclusive: CFO Ryan Brown says company is set to make more deals in the UK and Europe with fresh backing from a number of lenders.
Allianz UK CEO Jon Dye says there are no redundancy plans following the insurer's purchase of L&G GI, with the process of moving business from L&G into LV expected to take around two years.
PIB CEO Brendan McManus unveils his plans for Cobra, while Cobra boss Steve Burrows discusses the sale process, competition and feedback from network members.
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Once upon a time you could not keep Cobra out of the news. Insurance Age content director Jonathan Swift reflects on how the business regrouped almost by stealth to become the latest important part of the PIB growth story.
County says more deals are to come as it nears £100m of GWP.
Blackford founder and MD Tom Aldridge reveals the details of the deal and discusses the newly launched broker's acquisition strategy.
Experts say deal is "good fit", despite the possibility of it limiting choice in the market.
Deal sees premiums placed by PIB grow to £900m as Cobra's Steve Burrows steps down from CEO role but remains with the company as a consultant to "provide continuity".
Broker opens a new office in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, to accommodate its expansion, led by former Central-man, Tom Aldridge.
Purchase will mean JLT's 250-person global aerospace team will be transferred to Gallagher.
Firm completes acquisition to work on its expertise in specialty markets.
The business bought Hobbs Broking, a Leicestershire-based firm, specialises in the life sciences and technology sectors.
The UK CEO says brokers will remain Allianz's biggest distribution channel after the deal has been completed, as it also buys the remaining stake of LV with the intention of combining the two entities.
The insurer will fully own the LVGI business and has spent approximately £1.08bn on it since 2017.
Provider to combine the business with LV following the completion of the deal.
The personal lines broker bought Westward Counties and Acer and has assimilated their books of business into its own local branches as it eyes pipeline of buys.
CEO believes the purchase will offer the independent broker access to a broader variation of products.
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Hastings relationship key to the deal.
The long-rumoured deal is believed to be set to conclude in the next few days.
The move follows Dunedin’s 2016 investment in Kingsbridge.
Broker is Higos' fifth deal since becoming part of GRP in 2017.
Bedfordshire-based broker is the company's third deal in 18 months.