Dowling Hales has developed a consistent reputation as the “advisor of choice” dedicated exclusively to the insurance sector. We rank among the top m&a insurance advisors, having advised on nearly 150 transactions representing over $7.8 billion in aggregate value since 2010. In 2016 Vanbridge purchased an equity position in Dowling Hales as part of a long-term strategic relationship.


Dowling Hales Announces its Third Transaction of 2018: Spectra Management Has Been Acquired by Hub

Dowling Hales acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Spectra Management ("Spectra") on its sale to HUB International. 

Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Sandy, UT, Spectra is one of the largest and fastest-growing employee benefits brokers in the greater Salt Lake City area. The company offers employee benefits advisory and administration, as well as 401(k) retirement services, to small- and middle-market clients in 14 states.

March 1, 2018


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