Insurance & Wealth Management
We provide an integrated approach across the full range of commercial legal disciplines to the sector.
Our multi-disciplinary team has an impressive track record of providing specialist advice to the suppliers of protection, general insurance and investment products.
Central to our success is a thorough understanding of the arena in which our clients operate. This has played a major part in our ability to deliver practical, commercially-focused advice and assistance, which in turn has helped us to establish strong, long-lasting client relationships.
Our clients are able to benefit further from a number of value added services based around Out-Law.com, Webby award winner, Out-Law is the leading on-line technology law resource providing more than 7,000 pages of free news and information and has dedicated insurance and reinsurance content.
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Our Experience in the Insurance Sector:
- Advising Aviva plc on the acquisition of Hamilton Insurance Company Ltd and Hamilton Life Assurance Company Ltd from HFC Bank plc, a subsidiary of HSBC Finance Corporation and on its new five-year agreements to underwrite creditor business for HFC Bank and some of its subsidiaries, and to provide home, protection and travel insurance products to 10.2 million of HSBC Bank plc's UK customers.
- Advising AXA UK on the acquisition of independent commercial broker, The Davis Group. This latest deal follows AXA UK's acquisition of Smart & Cook, Stuart Alexander, Layton Blackham and Swiftcover.com earlier this year on which Pinsent Masons also advised.
- Acting for Royal & SunAlliance Insurance plc on the negotiation of two multi-million pound IT and network services projects with suppliers IBM and Cable & Wireless.