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BDO’s M&A team in the insurance sector

08 February 2017

BDO’s M&A team has unrivalled experience of transacting in the UK insurance sector. The last ten years has seen unprecedented change in the sector. Major contributing factors to this dynamic sector include:

  • The continually changing shape of the UK’s regulatory environment
  • Increased underwriting capacity and demand for market share
  • The impact of emerging markets on global demand
  • Revolution in online distribution channels and the development of the aggregator sites
  • Mass market consolidation and high levels of M&A opportunities.

We have a wealth of experience and have advised on a wide variety of notable transactions ranging from company sales or acquisitions to fund raising assignments. A selection of our deals include:

Sale of Arc Legal Assistance Limited - BDO acted as lead advisers to the shareholders of Arc Legal Assistance Limited (“Arc Legal”) on the sale of the company to Am Trust International. Read more.

Acquisition of Keegan & Pennykid by Benenden Healthcare Society - BDO advised Benenden Healthcare Society on its recent acquisition of Keegan & Pennykid (Insurance Brokers) Ltd.  Read more.

Brokerbility Holdings LTD Acquires Churchill Insurance Consultants LTD - BDO acted as lead advisers on the sale of Churchill Insurance Consultants Limited to Brokerbility Holdings Limited. Read more.

Sale of Doodson Broking Group to Integro Insurance Brokers - BDO acted as the lead adviser on the sale of Doodson Broking Group to Integro Insurance Brokers. Read more.