Group News


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

Autonet Insurance donates over £23k to charity in 2016

19 January 2017

Autonet Insurance have always been passionate about giving back to the local community and are committed to helping local charities. In 2016 alone, its teams donated over £23,000 to approximately 77 charities including The Donna-Louise Trust, Dougie Mac, Alice Charity, Freespirits and Autism Aware UK to name but a few. Read more

Chase Templeton wins International Private Medical Insurance Award

17 October 2016

Our leading private medical insurance (PMI) specialist Chase Templeton was awarded the title by an independent panel of industry experts at the prestigious Health Insurance Awards 2016. It was also shortlisted in the Best Healthcare Trust Intermediary and Best Workplace Health & Wellbeing Intermediary categories. Read more