AmTrust Financial Services Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Insurance Company

AmTrust Financial Services has acquired 31 companies of its own, including 5 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.

AmTrust Financial Services’ largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired Republic Companies for $233M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2017, when it sold Amynta Agency to Madison Dearborn Partners for $1.2B. AmTrust Financial Services has acquired in 12 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include insurance (87%) and business services (10%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity33
    • M&A Buy Activity30
    • M&A Sell Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 17
  • M&A Advisors 2

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.

59 Maiden Lane, 43rd Floor,
New York, New York 10038
United States,
(212) 220-7120
www.amtrustgroup.com

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. is a provider of property and casualty insurance to small businesses. AmTrust insurance products includes multiline small business, warranty and specialty risk, specialty program business insurance services. AmTrust was formed in 1998 and is based in New York City.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 30 - - - - - 30
vol $1.2B $1.2B
Sell (0.6/yr) # - 2 - 1 - - 3
vol $1.4B $1.4B
  33

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. - Global Surety & Credit Reinsurance Operations 2019-04-15 - Divestiture
New York, New York
Amynta Agency, Inc. 2017-11-06 1.2B USD Divestiture
New York, New York · www.amyntagroup.com
AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. - Personal Lines Policy Administration System 2017-09-14 200M USD Divestiture
New York, New York
AmeriHealth Casualty Insurance Co. 2016-10-28 90M USD Divestiture
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania · www.amerihealthcasualty.com
Total Program Management, Inc. 2016-06-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Ronkonkoma, New York · www.tpmrisk.com
First Nationwide Title Agency LLC 2016-05-20 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.firstnationwidetitle.com
ANV Holdings B.V. 2016-04-19 219M USD Add-on Acquisition
Jersey City, New Jersey · www.anv.eu.com
ARI Insurance Co. 2016-01-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Newtown, Pennsylvania · www.ari-ins.com
Genworth Financial Mortgage Insurance Ltd. 2015-10-27 60M USD Divestiture
London, United Kingdom · www.mie.genworth.co.uk/
Republic Companies, Inc. 2015-09-27 233M USD Divestiture
Dallas, Texas · www.republicgroup.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Insurance 26 (87%) 1.1B (87%) 3 (100%) 1.4B (100%)
Business Services 3 (10%) 152M (13%) - -
Consumer Services 1 (3%) - - -
Total 30 $1.2B 3 $1.4B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 25 884M 3 1.4B
  New York 3 - 3 1.4B
  California 4 149M - -
  Texas 3 233M - -
  Colorado 3 152M - -
  Pennsylvania 2 90M - -
  Illinois 2 - - -
  Florida 2 41M - -
  Wisconsin 1 - - -
  New Jersey 1 219M - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Georgia 1 - - -
United Kingdom 2 60M - -
Cayman Islands 1 86M - -
Netherlands 1 174M - -
Switzerland 1 - - -
Domestic 25 (83%) 884M (73%) 3 (100%) 1.4B (100%)
Cross-border 5 (17%) 320M (27%) - -
Total 30 $1.2B 3 $1.4B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
1
Legal Deals
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 4 $777M
< $100M 6 $426M
TOTAL $1.2B
Largest Republic Companies, Inc.
$233M (2015-09-27)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $1.2B
$100M to $1B 1 $200M
TOTAL $1.4B
Largest Amynta Agency, Inc.
$1.2B (2017-11-06)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
10%
3 (10%)
Strategic(s)
33%
10 (33%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
33%
1 (33%)
Strategic(s)
67%
2 (67%)

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