Arthur J. Gallagher creates strong platform for growth in Canadian insurance market as Noraxis deal completes

London, 02 July 2014: Following today’s confirmation that the acquisition of Noraxis Capital Corporation is complete, Arthur J. Gallagher has become a top five Canadian insurance broker. Bringing together Gallagher’s existing Canadian broking operations with those of Noraxis will create a strong platform and extensive regional spread for future national growth. It also creates the opportunity to develop a high-end specialty business in Canada through the effective deployment of existing Gallagher strengths in energy, construction and mining as well as wider London-based specialty expertise and capabilities. The deal simultaneously establishes Gallagher as a major player in the Canadian employee benefits business, complementing existing operations in Calgary and Ottawa, with a similarly strong platform for growth, and substantially...
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Bell & Grant merge with Fraser & Hoyt to create leading Commercial Insurance brokerage in Atlantic Canada

HALIFAX, NS (November 28, 2013) – Bell & Grant Insurance Limited and Assurance Goguen Champlain will merge with Fraser & Hoyt Insurance (2011) Inc., it was announced today. The merger will create the leading Commercial Insurance brokerage in Atlantic Canada. “We are very excited about the merger and what it means for our clients,” said Phil Gaunce, president and CEO, Bell & Grant. “Combined, we will enjoy greater access to insurance markets, a greater depth of expertise across a variety of markets and sectors and the ability to serve our clients in both official languages. All of this results in better service and better solutions for our...
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