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Brown & Brown Insurance (BRO)

  • Tue, Nov. 17, 5:49 PM
    • Insurer Brown & Brown (NYSE:BRO) says it's acquired assets of BenTrust Insurance Group and its affiliate firms.
    • BenTrust is based in Miami and will boost Brown & Brown's operations in Florida, the firm said. BenTrust's activities will be managed by its existing chief marketing officer, Vince Castro.
    • Brown & Brown offers insurance services as well as risk management, third-party administration and other related services. Its stock has slipped 8.1% over the past three months.
    | Tue, Nov. 17, 5:49 PM | Comment!
  • Dec. 5, 2011, 3:28 PM
    Dealogic tags Swisher Hygiene (SWSH) the most acquisitive U.S. public company, at 43 acquisitions so far this year with an announced deal value of $220M. Swisher may be a surprise, but the list of busy dealmakers includes some of the expected M&A suspects; following SWSH in the top eight: GOOG, INTC, GE, AJG, UTX, BRO, BX.
    | Dec. 5, 2011, 3:28 PM | Comment!
Company Description
Brown & Brown Inc is an insurance agency, wholesale brokerage, insurance programs and services organization that markets and sells its customers insurance products and services, mainly in the property & casualty areas.
Sector: Financial
Country: United States