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Dowling Hales Acted as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Anderson McTague & Associates in the Sale of its MGA operations to Totten Insurance Group

Dowling Hales served as the exclusive financial advisor to Anderson McTague & Associates Ltd. (“Anderson McTague” or the “Company”) in the sale of its MGA operations to Totten Insurance Group Inc, a division of Hub International.

Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada and with an additional office in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Anderson McTague has been a trusted brand since 1937 and is the largest independent managing general agency in Atlantic Canada. The Company was named MGA of the Year at the Insurance Business Canada Awards in 2017 and is Canada’s longest-standing Lloyd’s MGA coverholder, since 1966. Anderson McTague underwrites a wide array of commercial multi-peril and property, professional liability, vacant / rented / seasonal dwelling, builders and other specialty product risks.

October 1, 2018


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*Transactions conducted through Hales Securities, LLC, member FINRA/SIPC.