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Alera Group | January 05, 2023
Alera Group, a national insurance, wealth, and retirement plan services provider, has acquired The Ascent Group and allied firms. The deal adds $1.5 billion to Alera Group Wealth Services' RIA business and $1.3 billion to Alera Group Retirement Plan Services.
The Summit Group in Virginia and Walsh & Nicholson Financial Group in Pennsylvania are connected to the Ascent Group. The Ascent Group has 42 employees, 15 of whom are financial advisors. By the end of 2022, Alera Group Wealth Services had $7.5 billion in assets, which included $1.5 billion in RIA assets and about $6 billion in AUM.
One of the most fundamental components of the Ascent Group's investment infrastructure is the turnkey asset management program (TAMP), which was created to lower the overall client expenses by bringing crucial operations in-house and eliminating vendors.
According to Alera Group, The Ascent Group is a good fit for the company's strategy of providing synergies and strategic benefits across its employee benefits and property and casualty verticals. It lets the company offer more complete solutions to clients, which can really help plan sponsors and participants come together. The organization is delighted to have the team join its expanding division in a role that will serve as a cornerstone.
Meanwhile, the terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
About Alera Group
Alera Group serves thousands of clients, offering various services such as employee benefits, P&C, wealth, and retirement plans. It merged 24 dynamic US offices. The organization blends national experience and resources with local, tailored service. It is the nation's 7th largest privately-held employee benefits firm, 15th-largest independent insurance agency, and 16th-largest privately-held insurance firm.
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Inszone Insurance Services | February 20, 2023
Inszone Insurance Services, a personal and commercial lines insurance services provider, has recently announced the integration of David Tennant Insurance Agency. This acquisition would enhance its insurance services and provide more options for insurance to its customers in California.
David Tennant Insurance Agency started in 2002 and has name after its founder Dave Tennant. Dave Tennant started as an insurance agent in his father’s Lake Tahoe Insurance agency from 1982 to 1986 when his father sold the company. He has also worked as an exclusive agent in Allstate Insurance company from 1996 to 2002. Being an experienced insurance professional, he decided to open his agency and is now acting as a Principle in the Tennant Insurance Agency. Here, he strategizes client relationship management, controls the products, and can give his clients the best rather than meet company quotas. Being principle he has fostered his relationships with his clients over decades, extending the relationship from professional to personal. He was also a member of his local rotary club for 25 years, where he was also nominated as president and will continue to be active in his community.
Inszone always strives to improve the customer experience at every stage of policy purchase. It ensures that customers understand their insurance needs, coverage, and the insurance policy they are about to purchase. It acts like an insurance partner to the customers rather than an insurance agency. This acquisition represents its commitment to customer enhancement.
CEO of Inszone Insurance Services, Chris Walters, said, “The acquisition of David Tennant Insurance Agency will make a great addition to the Inszone family.” He added, “This acquisition is an essential step on our continued journey to providing more options and enhanced service to customers in California.”
(Source – Business Wire)
Headquartered in Rancho Cordova, California, Inszone, an insurance services provider, has expanded its insurance space since 2002. It is a full-service insurance agency handling the customers' personal and business insurance requirements. In addition, it provides services for umbrella insurance, group dental and vision insurance, group health insurance, group life insurance, special event insurance, landlord insurance, renters insurance, motorcycle insurance, auto insurance, commercial property insurance, general liability insurance, workers compensation, homeowners insurance pet insurance, disability insurance, and employee benefits. It has offices in California, Illinois, Texas, Missouri, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, and Arizona, serving all 50 states of America.
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Inszone Insurance Services | March 17, 2023
Inszone Insurance Services: a rapidly growing, national provider of benefits, personal and commercial lines insurance, announced today the acquisition of Larry Fu Insurance Agency, Inc. The addition of Larry Fu Insurance Agency to the Inszone Insurance team is a strategic move that brings together two trusted insurance providers with a shared commitment to exceptional customer service.
Founded in 1979, Larry Fu Insurance Agency has built a strong reputation as a family-owned and operated business, providing exceptional service to its clients for over 40 years. Larry and Shirley Fu started their business from the ground up, and their dedication and hard work have earned them a loyal clientele from all over the Bay Area and Southern California.
"Larry Fu Insurance Agency has a long-standing reputation for exceptional customer service and market expertise, making them a perfect fit for Inszone Insurance," said Chris Walters, CEO of Inszone Insurance Services. "Their values align with ours, and we are excited to welcome the Larry Fu Insurance team to the Inszone Insurance family."
As part of the acquisition, clients of Larry Fu Insurance Agency can expect to receive the same exceptional service and care they have come to expect from Larry Fu Insurance Agency, now under the Inszone Insurance brand. This acquisition is just one of many that Inszone Insurance Services plans to make as it continues to expand its national footprint and serve clients with exceptional insurance placement capabilities and personalized service.
About Inszone Insurance Services
Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Sacramento, California, Inszone is a full-service insurance brokerage firm that provides a broad array of property & casualty insurance, along with employee benefits solutions. With a strong, experienced management team, Inszone continues to grow organically, as well as through acquisitions. With 40 locations across California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Michigan, Missouri, Oregon, Texas, and Illinois, the company is looking to further expand throughout the United States.