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U.S. Risk Insurance Group enters into agreement to be acquired

14 February 2019

U.S. Risk Insurance Group enters into agreement to be acquired
U.S. Risk Insurance Group (U.S. Risk), one of the nation’s largest property and casualty program and specialty brokerage firms, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by USI Insurance Services (USI), a leading insurance brokerage and consulting firm. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2019, subject to customary conditions and regulatory requirements. Upon the close of the transaction, U.S. Risk will maintain its Dallas headquarte... READ MORE >

Two new hires boost James Hampden International team credentials

8 February 2019

Two new hires boost James Hampden International team credentials
The James Hampden International team has recently expanded with the addition of two new hires.Simon Jones joins from the Underwriting Exchange Ltd as Divisional Director, bringing over 20 years market experience to the role. His focus will be on adding value and in turn growth for our partners by driving solutions, products and capacity (Lineslips and Binders) across a range of classes globally. Alan Woolnough also joins the team from Endeavour Insurance Services on a project basis. Alan’s main ... READ MORE >

MGB Insurance Brokers Limited acquired by James Hampden International's parent company

4 September 2018

MGB Insurance Brokers Limited acquired by James Hampden International's parent company
Trireme Insurance Group is pleased to announce that it has acquired MGB Insurance Brokers Limited (MGB). MGB will operate alongside Trireme’s existing London brokers, Oxford Insurance Brokers and James Hampden International. Founded in 2001, and headquartered in London, MGB is a Lloyd’s broker specializing in placing professional indemnity risks for companies in the construction, consulting, accounting, insurance, and other industries. Randall Goss, Chairman of Trireme Insurance Group, said, “MG... READ MORE >

Proud to sign up to the insurance sector Inclusive Pledge

6 July 2018

Proud to sign up to the insurance sector Inclusive Pledge
The insurance sector has just launched their Inclusive Behaviours Pledge and we are proud to announce that James Hampden International Insurance Brokers have become one of the first 50 companies to sign up supporting the initiative. The Pledge addresses all forms of potential discrimination in the workplace, whether on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage/civil partnerships, pregnancy/maternity, race, religion/belief, gender or sexual orientation. It sets out a clear fra... READ MORE >

The impact of GDPR: what it means for your business

15 May 2018

The impact of GDPR: what it means for your business
The General Data Protection Regulation (or GDPR) is due to arrive on 25th May 2018 and represents an advancement of the existing principles within the current Data Protection Act (DPA). It is designed to protect the privacy of individuals who make their personal data available to organisations established in the EU. The GDPR will harmonise European privacy laws and govern the way organisations collect and store customer data. What is the GDPR? The GDPR presents a clearly defined set of requireme... READ MORE >