MarshBerry Releases 2023 M&A Market Reports For Insurance Distribution & Investment Sectors

Demand & Supply: Strategies For M&A Driven Growth Are Evolving.

March 25, 2024

Woodmere, OH, March 25, 2024 – MarshBerry, a global M&A advisory firm, serving the insurance brokerage and wealth management industries, has released its annual Merger & Acquisition Market Reports for both the insurance distribution and investment sectors.

MarshBerry’s UK-based team, formerly known as IMAS Corporate Finance until acquired by MarshBerry in 2023, has been publishing both the Insurance Distribution Market Report – M&A Market Structure & Review, as well as Investment Sector Review, since 2020. These reports are unparalleled in the UK market and utilize proprietary data and technology to offer key insights for brokers and wealth managers in 2024.

“I firmly believe that offering these leading-edge market reports is not just about staying ahead of the competition; it’s about empowering our clients with the insights they need to make informed decisions in a rapidly changing landscape,” said John Wepler, MarshBerry Chairman & CEO. Our commitment to delivering comprehensive, timely market intelligence is a testament to our dedication to excellence and client success.”

Each report showcases:

  • Market Highlights & Key Observations
  • 2023 M&A Review & Transaction Analysis
  • Valuation Insights
  • 2024 Outlook and Beyond

“Built on 20+ years’ research, these reports detail the continuing high levels of sector consolidation that are taking place and considers what this means for the industry,” said Olly Laughton-Scott, MarshBerry Managing Director. “As IMAS we have helped many owners to achieve outstanding exits. Now as MarshBerry we have wider capabilities and look forward to discussing with brokers and wealth managers on how we can best assist them in achieving their goals.”

If you have questions about how MarshBerry helps firms create their path forward, in the U.S. or across Europe, please contact us today.

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