Alexander Forbes sells part of UK business for 17 million pounds

The acquisition of AFCA will impact on the scale of JLT, which will better enable it to meet the challenges of a changing employee benefits market; as well as consolidating its position as one of the UK’s leading full-service employee benefits consu


Blackstone joins with Anacap for bank deals

Blackstone has set up a joint venture with mid-sized rival Anacap to hunt for private equity deals in Europe's embattled banking sector, a person familiar with the situation said.


AXA tops the world's insurance brands

For the fourth year running, AXA is the number one global insurance brand in Interbrand's ranking. The brand is also ranked 58th amongst the top 100 Best Global Brands and becomes the 4th French brand across all industries, behind Louis Vuitton, L�


HSBC offloads property advice unit

HSBC Private Bank will continue to introduce its clients to Property Vision under a referral agreement to be entered into at completion.