Group News


The Ardonagh Group shines a light on brightest talent

12 April 2018

On Wednesday 11 April, 250 colleagues across The Ardonagh Group came together to crown the winners of our first ever employee recognition programme, The Spotlight Awards. Read more

The Ardonagh Community Trust's first community grants

14 February 2018

An x-ray machine for a Welsh hospital, a replacement minibus for a Swansea school, and an operation to get a Cheltenham toddler’s legs moving have been chosen as the first causes supported by ACT’s community grant programme. Read more

The Ardonagh Group goes green and raises £61,000 for new community trust

23 January 2018

On 24 November 2017, The Ardonagh Group came together to celebrate the launch of the Group’s new registered charity, The Ardonagh Community Trust (ACT) with a nation-wide event known as Go Green Day. Read more

Paymentshield scoop Industry Marketing Campaign of the Year Award at the 2017 Insurance Times Awards

20 December 2017

Last week saw the 2017 Insurance Times Awards where Paymentshield took home the Industry Marketing Campaign of the Year Award for their National Conversation Campaign ( Read more

Chase Templeton deal adds £6.3m premium

09 October 2017

Chase Templeton has reaffirmed its commitment to a long-term “buy and build strategy” having completed five acquisitions since being acquired by the newly formed Ardonagh Group. Read more

Ardonagh Highlights from H1 2017

20 September 2017

View highlights and headlines from The Ardonagh Group’s first set of financial results for the six months ending 30 June 2017. Read more

Towergate announces new London specialty business

01 August 2017

Towergate Underwriting today launches Geo Specialty – a new London business with a new team of market specialists. The first market to go live is political violence, with others following throughout the year. Read more

Towergate wins Transformational Deal of the Year at 2017 British Insurance Awards

06 July 2017

Towergate was hailed for its transformation following the Group’s refinancing led by Highbridge Principle Strategies, allowing the Group to fix the fundamentals, build the business and grow organically. Read more

Price Forbes opens Chile office

03 July 2017

Price Forbes today announced its strategic entry to the Chilean market, acquiring an equity interest in a leading reinsurance broker. The operation has been trading for over 12 years serving large Chilean corporate clients and the reinsurance markets. This is led by Luc Van Eyghen, who with the support of Price Forbes will continue to grow the business and expand the specialist services it offers. Read more

Ryan Direct Group announces rebrand following acquisition by The Ardonagh Group

29 June 2017

Ryan Direct Group, the leading insurance services business, has announced that it will rebrand to Direct Group following the completion of its acquisition by The Ardonagh Group as announced in June. Read more