Assurant, Inc.

28 Liberty Street, 41st Floor,
New York, New York 10005
United States,
(212) 859-7000
www.assurant.com

Assurant, Inc. is a provider of specialty insurance products in the U.S. and select worldwide markets. The company operates its business through four business segments: Assurant Employee Benefits, Assurant Health, Assurant Solutions and Assurant Specialty Property.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.8/yr) # 5 1 1 - 1 1 9
vol $450M $165M $45M $125M $785M
Sell (0.4/yr) # - - - - 2 - 2
vol $940M $940M
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Largest Signal Holdings LLC
$250M (2008-10-02)
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Largest Assurant - Employee Benefits Business
$940M (2016-03-01)

According to our data here at Mergr, Assurant has acquired 9 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Assurant’s largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired Signal Holdings for $250M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Assurant - Employee Benefits Business to Sun Life Financial for $940M. Assurant has acquired in 8 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include insurance (45%) and business services (34%).

When analyzing the insurance sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 354 insurance companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 39 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 15 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic insurance acquirer over the past 3 years is HUB International, with 100 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the insurance sector over the past 3 years is The Carlyle Group with 4 platform acquisitions.

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