2017 outlook for M&A in insurance, reinsurance and global risk

Last year, we characterised 2015 as the year the “mega deal”. Whilst we do not expect this level of volume to repeat in 2016/2017, there remain compelling “push” and “pull” factors for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) to continue (for a number of years) in our the insurance, (re)insurance and global risk sectors.