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Rory Best: ‘Coming from a farming family, I have long understood the importance of insurance to protect business owners.’ Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Former Ireland rugby captain Rory Best has joined insurance broker Ardonagh Group as director of development. Best, who retired from rugby after th(...)

There are about 1,200 general insurance and financial brokers in the Republic, mainly family-owned businesses. Photograph: iStock

Innovu, the private equity-backed insurance brokers group, has acquired Goggin Insurance Brokers in Munster for an undisclosed amount, as consolidatio(...)

Shareholders at troubled stockbroker Davy are reported to be divided over the sale of the business. Photograph: Sasko Lazarov/

Shareholders at troubled stockbroker Davy are reported to be divided over the sale of the business. The Sunday Business Post says shareholders still(...)

David Ross: “We’re incredibly happy with the way we have been able to adapt to our clients’ needs..”

UK insurance broker Ardonagh, which is led by Irishman David Ross, will on Tuesday announce the launch of a new international arm of the group as well(...)

A Cool Running Events ice rink: the owner of the company is unsure   if he can open next winter if his insurance premiums continue to rise. Photograph:

Bill Cremin, the owner of a company that runs winter season ice rinks in Dublin and Cork, is phlegmatic about the coronavirus pandemic killing off any(...)

The Devlin Hotel in Ranelagh, Dublin.

The operator of a hotel in Ranelagh, Dublin 6, has brought a legal action over its insurer’s refusal to pay out on a claim for business losses caused (...)

Arachas   chief executive of Conor Brennan said the company was  looking to double the amount of business written in Ireland over the next five years by a combination of organic growth and acquisitions. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Arachas, the acquisitive Dublin-based insurance broker focused on small businesses, plans to double the amount of its coverage it writes over the next(...)

The Minister is expected to bring a memo to cabinet on Friday on certain measures relating to reopening of childcare. File photograph: Edmond Terakopian/PA Wire

The main insurance underwriters and brokers covering the childcare sector have indicated there should be “no barrier” to reopening childcare services (...)

Healthcare staff will have to pay €90 per week for childcare to facilitate them going to work. File image.

Childcare providers have been told they will not be insured for Covid-19-related claims if they take part in the Government’s new childcare plan for f(...)

Arachas saw revenues rise by 9 per cent in 2015  to €15.2 million. Photograph: Alan Betson

Arachas, Ireland’s fifth-largest non-life commercial broker, has been bought out by its senior management for an undisclosed sum. Established in 2004(...)