Managing Innovation Using a Managing General Agent

Digital disruption has reached the commercial insurance industry. Digital technologies are being harnessed in new ways that fundamentally alter value propositions and enable new business models. Many ...

UK Specialty MGA Nexus Buys an MGA and a Broker

UK specialty managing general agent Nexus Group lived up to its description as an "acquisitive insurance intermediary holding company," with the purchase this week of an MGA and an insurance broker. ...

MGA Sciemus Is Rebranded and Appoints a New CEO

Sciemus, a specialty managing general agency (MGA), is undertaking a series of changes starting with a new name, Occam Underwriting. "Taking its name from 'Occam's razor,' the problem-solving ...

MGA Acquisitions Still Hot: GC Securities

With growth prospects becoming rarer in the continuing competitive insurance market, carriers are among three sets of buyers fueling a hot M&A environment for specialized managing general ...