The waves caused by AXA's recently proposed acquisition of XL Group for $15.3B are part of a larger tsunami. Whether headlining industry transforming deals or plunking down billions for pricey add-ons, big players are making moves in insurance M&A.
At the same time, an array of market drivers including disruptive entrants, growth of insurance tech, natural disasters, rising interest rates and general uncertainty are shaking up the entire sector. Merrill Corporation recently hosted a panel of experts in a one-hour webinar to discuss implications of this mix of industry and market factors on the M&A market.
Key topics of discussion included:
- Market Drivers: How tax reform will impact insurance M&A; Impact of rising interest rates, volatile equity markets and natural disasters
- Headwinds, Hurdles, and Regulatory factors that you need to be aware of
- Disruption and opportunities within the Insurance market
- Outlook and predictions for Insurance M&A in 2018 and beyond
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