Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc (MMC.N)
Fri, Oct 19 2018
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Marsh & McLennan Cos Inc has agreed to buy British rival Jardine Lloyd Thompson for $5.7 billion (4.3 billion pounds) as the world's biggest insurance broker looks to expand its global presence and increase its focus on faster-growing niche insurance areas.
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Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc has agreed to buy Jardine Lloyd Thompson for about 4.3 billion pounds ($5.7 billion) as the U.S. financial services group looks to boost its speciality risk broking and global reinsurance business.
Sept 18 U.S. financial services group Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc has agreed to buy Jardine Lloyd Thompson in an all-cash deal that values the UK insurance and reinsurance broker at about 4.3 billion pounds ($5.7 billion), the companies said on Tuesday.