For Immediate Release

M&A Services, Inc. earned the #1 rank by deal volume for insurance underwriting transactions in 2016

March 31st , 2017 – S&P Global Market Intelligence & SNL Financial, the premier provider of breaking news, financial data and expert analysis on Insurance & Financial Services has published their 2016 Year End Financial Adviser Rankings and Merger & Acquisition Services, Inc. earned the #1 rank by deal volume for insurance underwriting transactions in the United States and Canada.

M&A was credited with 7 underwriting carrier transactions through 2016.

“We are pleased to once again sit atop the SNL rankings as the number one advisor for insurance carrier transactions based upon completed deals in 2016,” said Jason C. Murgio, CEO of M&A. “We are closing in on serving the insurance industry for almost 20 years and to be the top advisor based on deal volume is a noteworthy accomplishment for the firm and our team.” Transactions which SNL credited to M&A include 1 buy-side assignment and 6 sell side assignments:

In addition to the insurance carrier transactions completed by the firm, M&A also completed 2 insurance distribution transactions in 2016. The firm acted as the sell side advisor to NSM Insurance Group in the sale of ELM Insurance Brokers and Pat Moore Insurance Services to Assured Partners, Inc. Chris Hughes, M&A’s Managing Director of Insurance Distribution served as the advisor on both of those transactions.

About Merger & Acquisition Services, Inc.

Merger & Acquisition Services, Inc. is a specialist advisory and financial services Firm to the insurance and reinsurance industry, with offices in New York, Connecticut, Georgia & Cayman Islands. Founded in 1999, the Firm and its affiliates provides investment banking and insurance consulting services globally, including; merger & acquisition advisory capital raising, valuations, program placement/fronting, and reinsurance advisory. Merger & Acquisition Capital Services, LLC., a registered broker-dealer and member FINRA / SIPC, is an affiliate of Merger & Acquisition Services, Inc.

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