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Kaufman’s RB Jones adds RSG’s Nehring as energy director

2021-04-09T21:03:00+01:00

HW Kaufman Group managing general agent RB Jones has strengthened its energy capabilities with the hire of Brad Nehring as a director.

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Hilb buys Indiana-based agency Star Insurance

2021-04-09T13:19:00+01:00

US insurance broker The Hilb Group has announced the acquisition of Star Insurance Agency, which is focused on personal and commercial insurance.

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IMA’s wholesaler Towerstone acquires Jacobs & Associates

2021-04-09T00:43:00+01:00

IMA Financial Group’s wholesaler platform Towerstone has acquired managing general agent and E&S broker Jacobs & Associates.

Beat Capital – Loyd's

Beat plans to further diversify Syndicate 4242 portfolio in 2021

2021-04-08T07:08:00+01:00

Beat Capital has outlined plans to further orientate the portfolio of Syndicate 4242 away from catastrophe risk in 2021 as it refocuses on broader specialty insurance and reinsurance lines.

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The Insurer TV: US small to mid-sized retail distribution deals in “late innings”

2021-04-08T14:17:00+01:00

With over 5,000 US small to mid-sized retail distribution acquisition deals completed in the last decade, consolidation in this sector is in its “late innings” phase, according to John Kraska, president and managing director at Dowling Hales.

Hub Wyoming

Hub buys Wyoming’s largest independent agency

2021-04-07T13:43:00+01:00

Hub International Limited has acquired the assets of Wyoming Financial Insurance (WYFI), the largest independently owned insurance agency in Wyoming and the third acquisition the US broker has announced so far this month.

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GRP takes Towergate Retail CEO to fill COO role

2021-04-07T07:31:00+01:00

Global Risk Partners (GRP) has hired Steve Anson from Ardonagh as chief operating officer.

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NFP Canada adds Hamel in latest WTW hire

2021-04-06T20:09:00+01:00

NFP has added yet another Willis Towers Watson executive to its growing Canadian operation, with Matthew Hamel the latest to make the switch.

Brown and Riding Houston

Brown & Riding hires additional property team in Houston

2021-04-06T14:12:40.74+01:00

Expansive independent US wholesale broker Brown & Riding has hired JulieAnne Lenzsch and Billy Lally from Maximum Independent Brokerage in Houston, The Insurer can reveal.

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Kaufman’s RB Jones adds RSG’s Nehring as energy director

2021-04-09T21:03:00+01:00

HW Kaufman Group managing general agent RB Jones has strengthened its energy capabilities with the hire of Brad Nehring as a director.

Beat Capital – Loyd's

Beat plans to further diversify Syndicate 4242 portfolio in 2021

2021-04-08T07:08:00+01:00

Beat Capital has outlined plans to further orientate the portfolio of Syndicate 4242 away from catastrophe risk in 2021 as it refocuses on broader specialty insurance and reinsurance lines.

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MS Amlin launches US MGA-focused strategy with ITMA deal

2021-04-07T11:39:00+01:00

Lloyd’s insurer MS Amlin has launched a new US MGA-focused strategy as it attempts to broaden its product base and balance the current volatility of catastrophe risk in its portfolio.