Agrees to acquire London-based wholesaler THB Group.
Aon Benfield has updated its U.K. terrorism life-loss model,
used to assess potential financial losses from injuries and
deaths. It simulates attacks on more than 2,000 targets in the
U.K. and includes the likelihood and probable impact of
unconventional attacks (nuclear, biological, chemical).
>> Aon offers product with QBE Insurance to protect
landlords from lost incomes when tenants default on rent.
First-of-kind in U.S. Available nationwide for large property
investment firms through Aon Risk Solutions. For individual
property owners, it is available through Aon Affinity in
California, Colorado, D.C. and Pennsylvania with rollout
nationwide soon. >> Claire Juliana has joined Aon Risk
Solutions as its first director of environmental claims. She
was risk management counsel for Zurich’s environmental
underwriting unit and held similar positions at other big
carriers before that.
Purchases Flow Traffic Control Insurance Program book from
Trade Group Insurance Specialties, making Arrowhead the
exclusive underwriter for the program’s carrier. The
program provides coverage for the traffic control industry.
ARTHUR J. GALLAGHER
Has acquired MGA and wholesaler Mutual Insurance Services in
Federal Way, Wash. Connie Divelbiss and team continue at
current location under direction of Joel Cavaness, president of
Risk Placement Services, a Gallagher subsidiary. >> Also
buys Trissel Graham & Toole a full-service provider in
Iowa. Mark Schwab, Robert Karl and staff will stay in Davenport
and Sterling locations under direction of Thomas Gallagher,
Midwest regional manager of retail p-c brokerages.