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Worldwide Broker Network names EPIC Insurance executive to board

April 15, 2021

Via: Insurance Business

The Worldwide Broker Network (WBN), the world’s largest global network of independent insurance and benefit brokers, has announced the appointment of B. Scott Davis to the WBN board. The appointment was made during WBN’s 64th Global Conference, held virtually from […]


Brokers, News

Marsh & McLennan Agency expands in Northwest with acquisition

April 2, 2021

Via: Business Insurance

Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC, the middle-market business of Marsh LLC, said Friday it has bought PayneWest Insurance Inc., an independent agency with about $135 million in annual brokerage revenue. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Missoula, Montana-based PayneWest […]


Brokers

Insurance Broker Acrisure Raises $$3.45 Billion

March 24, 2021

Via: Insurance Journal

Fast-growing global insurance brokerage Acrisure announced it has closed on two transactions representing a significant capital raise of $3.45 billion. BDT Capital Partners, a merchant bank, led a $3 billion investment through its affiliated investment funds into Acrisure’s senior preferred […]


Brokers

Hollard seeks female brokers for leadership program

March 15, 2021

Via: Insurance News

Hollard is seeking applicants for this year’s Aspire Women Leaders Program, a year-long career development course tailored to female insurance brokers looking to become future business leaders. Hollard has run Aspire twice so far and of the 33 participants to […]


Brokers

UK Broker, Specialist Risk Group, Acquires MGA CLS Risk Solutions

March 5, 2021

Via: Insurance Journal

Specialist Risk Group (SRG), a London-based insurance broker, has agreed to acquire CLS Risk Solutions (CLS RS), subject to regulatory approval. Financial details of the acquisition — its fourth so far this year — were not disclosed. Established in 2010, […]


Brokers, Regulatory / Legal

Miller acquisition approved by European Commission

February 15, 2021

Via: Reinsurance News

EU regulator the European Commission has approved the acquisition of re/insurance broker Miller by global private equity firm, Cinven, and GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund. First announced in November 2020, the EC has now given the green light to the […]


Brokers

FM Global names senior broker relations manager for EMEA

February 3, 2021

Via: Insurance Business

Commercial property insurer FM Global has announced the appointment of Alberto Diaz (pictured) as senior broker relations manager for EMEA. Diaz previously served as director and vice president of AFM, Frankfurt, FM Global’s middle-market division. He was appointed to that […]


Brokers

IBA reveals the top specialist brokers for 2021

January 29, 2021

Via: Insurance Business

Insurance Business America (IBA) magazine has just released its 2021 Top Specialist Brokers list spotlighting 42 of the country’s most impressive individuals that found success through specialization. Whether it’s delivering communicable disease coverage and cyber policies for the COVID-19 era, […]


Brokers

Broker M&A deals hit new record in 2020

January 19, 2021

Via: Business Insurance

Mergers and acquisitions among insurance brokerages accelerated in the fourth quarter of 2020, capping a record-setting year, according to data from Optis Partners LLC. There were 290 fourth-quarter transactions involving U.S. and Canadian brokerages, third-party administrators and related managing general […]


Brokers, News

BGC Insurance Rebrands as Corant Global

January 19, 2021

Via: Insurance Journal

BGC Insurance (BGCI) has rebranded as Corant Global Ltd., which will become the holding company for all the insurance interests of BGC Partners Inc., a global brokerage and financial technology company, subject to regulatory consent. Corant will comprise the broking […]