Mergers and Acquisitions

Clyde & Co M&A Report Finds Reinsurers Using Diverse Growth Tactics

March 8, 2019

Clyde & Co reported that completed insurance industry mergers and acquisitions (M&A) worldwide remained robust in 2018 with a slowdown in dealmaking during the fourth quarter. Read More

AON Drops Its Plans To Buy Willis Towers Watson

March 6, 2019

A day after AON PLC said it was considering buying rival Willis Towers Watson PLC, AON disclosed Wednesday that it is dropping the plan, which would have resulted in the creation of the world's largest captive insurance company manager. Read More

USI To Acquire U.S. Risk

February 14, 2019

USI Insurance Services (USI) will acquire U.S. Risk Insurance Group (U.S. Risk), one of the nation's largest property and casualty program and specialty brokerage firms. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2019. Read More

Capstone Announces Captive Insurance Portfolio Acquisition Negotiations

February 13, 2019

In a recent statement, Capstone Associated Services, Ltd., revealed that it is currently in negotiations to acquire captive insurance portfolios from captive managers and is in contact with sponsors looking to either exit the small captive business or combine forces. Read More

Guy Carpenter Adds Leadership Connected with JLT Acquisition

January 18, 2019

Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC, will expand leadership and form a new global capital solutions group in conjunction with the Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (JLT) acquisition. The appointments are subject to the closing of the transaction between Guy Carpenter's parent company, Marsh & McLennan Companies, and JLT. Read More