Recent Member News

IJ - April 14, 2021 - MiniCo Insurance Agency has joined forces with its Jencap affiliate company NIF Group, Inc., as part of Jencap Program Administrators, a newly formed program division under the Jencap umbrella.

IBA - April 14, 2021 - The alternative markets division of Great American Insurance Group has launched a new insurance program, which provides coverage for musical instruments.

IBA - April 14, 2021 - Aon has announced the launch of an industry collaboration to provide supply-chain protection for global COVID-19 vaccine shipments.

IBA - April 13, 2021 - April 13, 2021 - Tangram Insurance Services, one of the nation’s largest independent managing general underwriters and program managers, has announced the acquisition of Pennsylvania-based Personal Care and Assisted Living Insurance Center (PCALIC).

BI - April 13, 2021 - Falvey Insurance Group has recruited former Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. executive Mike McKenna as chief underwriting officer, effective May 3.

BI - April 7, 2021 - MS Amlin Ltd. has agreed to buy U.S. managing general agency International Transportation and Marine Agency LLC and its subsidiaries, the Lloyd’s of London insurer and reinsurer said Wednesday.

IBA - April 7, 2021 - Everest Insurance has announced the appointment of Michael Cipolla as head of its excess and surplus primary casualty unit. In his new role,  

IJ - April 5, 2021 - La Jolla, Calif.-based Palomar Holdings Inc. announced that through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Palomar Specialty Insurance Co. and Palomar Excess and Surplus Insurance Co., the company has successfully closed a $400 million 144A catastrophe bond completed through Torrey Pines Re Pte. Ltd.

IJ - April 5, 2021 - Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.’s risk management services subsidiary, Gallagher Bassett Services Inc. (GB), has acquired Pleasantville, New York-based Terrier Claims Services Inc. (TCS) and its affiliate, MT Investigations LLC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  

IBA - April 1, 2021 - It’s official – less than one month after the shock announcement that Amwins Group, Inc. had signed a definitive agreement to acquire rival wholesale broker Worldwide Facilities, and the deal is done.

IBA - April 1, 2020 - Innovative solutions for complex risks – that’s often what makes the best MGAs and wholesale brokers stand out from the pack. But over the past year, their role in the insurance industry has arguably never been more important with clients facing a more challenging environment and often requiring more complex forms of coverage in the face of COVID-19.

IJ - March 30, 2021 - E&S wholesale broker and managing general agency Risk Placement Services (RPS) has launched an insurance product for home-based businesses with AXIS Insurance that is available to purchase online.

IBA - March 30, 2021 - Coming onboard American International Group (AIG) in the second quarter is executive vice president Claude E. Wade, who will serve as global head of operations and chief digital officer.

BOSTON, MARCH 29, 2020 – First Indemnity Insurance Group, a specialty insurance agency dedicated to professional liability products for lawyers and law firms, today officially announces it has added additional AM Best-rated A (Excellent) and A+ (Superior) insurance carrier partners to enhance coverages for its client insureds. 

IBA - March 29, 2021 - Allianz is said to be privately considering making a counteroffer for Hartford Financial Services after Chubb’s $23 billion offer.