Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. News

Arthur J. Gallagher Buys Brim, Expanding Scandinavia Specialty Footprint

Arthur J. Gallagher has extended its investment in Scandinavia by acquiring an 85 percent stake in Swedish specialist insurance and reinsurance broker Brim AB. With revenues of US$11.4 million and employing 29 people, Brim is a specialty broker with approximately …

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Wisconsin Employee Benefits Firm

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired The Buchholz Planning Corp. (BPC), located in Madison, Wis. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 1968, BPC provides employee benefits consulting and brokerage services for middle-market and large businesses and individuals …

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires KRW Insurance Agency in Illinois

Insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired KRW Insurance Agency Inc. located in Crystal Lake, Ill. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Established in the 1940s, KRW Insurance Agency (KRW) is a retail insurance broker providing commercial property/casualty, …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires Texas-Based Ashmore & Associates Insurance

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired Ashmore & Associates Insurance Agency Inc. headquartered in Lubbock, Texas. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 1984, Ashmore & Associates Insurance Agency Inc. (Ashmore) is a retail insurance broker providing property/casualty, …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires Hogan Insurance Services

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired Hogan Insurance Services Inc., located in Westlake Village, Calif. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Robert Hogan and his team will continue to operate in their current Westlake Village location under the …

Gallagher Partners with Cardinus to Help UK Clients Cut Risk of Underinsurance

Arthur J. Gallagher* has partnered with independent specialist Cardinus Risk Management to offer its commercial property and property investor clients a cost-effective nationwide service that will help eradicate the risk of underinsurance and its far-reaching consequences. With figures revealing that …

Anesthesia Business Consultants to Offer Professional Liability Coverage Through AJG

Anesthesia Business Consultants (ABC), a provider of billing and practice management for anesthesia and pain management specialists, has created a new insurance program for clients. Developed by Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. for ABC clients, the program will be underwritten …

Gallagher’s Artex Acquires Quest Holdings (Gibraltar), Expanding Europe Foothold

Bermuda-based Artex Risk Solutions* announced that it has acquired Quest Holdings (Gibraltar) Ltd., the largest insurance manager in Gibraltar. Founded in 2004, Quest specializes in providing services to insurance companies in Gibraltar, which provided the ability to operate throughout the …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires Arkansas Agency, Hagan Newkirk

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.  has acquired Hagan Newkirk Financial Services in Little Rock, Ark.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. With operations dating back to the 1960s, Hagan Newkirk Financial Services (Hagan Newkirk) is a retail insurance broker offering employee benefit consultation …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires Insurance Plans Agency in Illinois

Arthur J. Gallagher& Co. has acquired Insurance Plans Agency Inc. in South Barrington, Ill. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Established in 1983, Insurance Plans Agency Inc. (IPA) is a retail insurance broker providing group employee benefits products and consulting …