USI Insurance Services (USI) News

USI Closes Acquisition of Associated Benefits & Risk Consulting

USI Insurance Services (USI), headquartered in Valhalla, N.Y., has completed its acquisition of Associated Benefits & Risk Consulting (ABRC) from Associated Banc-Corp., based in Green Bay, Wisconsin ABRC is a multi-line insurance agency and Midwest-based consulting firm with 400 employees, …

USI Insurance Services Acquires Full Service Insurance Agency of Tennessee

USI Insurance Services, a provider of risk management, employee benefit and retirement plan consulting, has acquired Franklin, Tenn.-based Full Service Insurance Agency, Inc. Founded in 1975, Full Service Insurance is a middle Tennessee independent insurance agency specializing in commercial insurance, …

USI Insurance Services Acquires Forté Benefits in Texas

USI Insurance Services has acquired Fort Worth, Texas-based Forté Benefits, a full-service employee benefit broker-consulting firm. All of the agency’s employees and four partners — Logan Dickinson, Jeff Farmer, David Farrell and Bill Hester — will be joining USI. Terms …

USI Insurance Services Acquires Nebraska’s Marcotte Insurance Agency.

USI Insurance Services (USI) has acquired the Omaha, Nebraska-based benefits, retirement and risk management advisory firm, Marcotte Insurance Agency Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 1927, Marcotte is a premier, multi-line insurance agency that has been …

What to Expect in Commercial Insurance Market Conditions Heading Into 2020

Ongoing rate increases and reductions in capacity are taking shape in most property/casualty commercial lines in the fourth—and for some, will continue into the new year, according to a recent report from broker USI Insurance Services. Only one line—loss sensitive …

USI Insurance Services Acquisition of U.S. Risk Finalized

The acquisition of Dallas-based property/casualty program and specialty brokerage, U.S. Risk Insurance Group (U.S. Risk), by USI Insurance Services (USI), has been finalized. Terms of the previously announced transaction were not disclosed. U.S. Risk will maintain its Dallas headquarters and …

USI Insurance Services to Acquire U.S. Risk Insurance Group

Dallas-based property/casualty program and specialty brokerage firm, U.S. Risk Insurance Group (U.S. Risk), announced it has agreed to be acquired by USI Insurance Services (USI). The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2019, subject to customary …

USI Insurance Closes Acquisition of Minnesota’s CHS Insurance

USI Insurance Services (USI), based in Valhalla, N.Y., has closed the acquisition of CHS Insurance, formerly part of Minnesota-based fuel, grain and food cooperative, CHS Inc. CHS Insurance is one of the nation’s largest agribusiness insurance brokers and a leading …

USI Insurance Services Hires Cunningham, Hyer in Ohio

Insurance brokerage and consulting firm, USI Insurance Services (USI), has added Michael Cunningham and Brent Hyer in its Independence, Ohio, office. Cunningham joins USI as an employee benefits consultant. Previously, he was an account executive with Liazon, a private benefits …

USI Southwest Names Glover Property/Casualty Practice Leader for North Texas

The Southwest region of USI Insurance Services (USI) appointed Joshua Glover as the property/casualty practice leader for North Texas. Glover will be based in USI’s Dallas office, reporting to Jack Wagner, USI southwest region president. Glover brings 15 years of …