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White Mountains Takes Minority Stake in Elementum Advisors

White Mountains Insurance Group announced today that it has acquired a minority equity stake in Elementum Advisors, an SEC-registered investment advisor focused on managing investment portfolios exposed to natural catastrophe…

MediaAlpha Announces Investment from Insignia Capital Group

MediaAlpha, the marketing technology company, announced it has reached a definitive agreement to secure a new investment from Insignia Capital Group, a San Francisco Bay Area private equity firm focused…

White Mountains Makes Minority Investment in Noblr

White Mountains Insurance Group announced it has acquired a minority equity stake in Noblr, a new property and casualty insurance provider, with its first product offering focused on personal auto insurance….

Spotted: White Mountains’ New Look

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White Mountains to Acquire Majority Stake in NSM

White Mountains Insurance Group announced its plans to acquire a majority equity stake in NSM Insurance Group, a specialty insurance program administrator. The transaction values NSM at approximately $388M. White Mountains intends…

5 Emerging Auto Insurance Startups

Here’s a quick look at five emerging auto insurance players in North America :   1. Blueberry [Montréal, Canada]: the emerging startup plans to offer cheaper car insurance premiums in exchange for…

White Mountains Reports 2017 Q3 Results

White Mountains Insurance Group reported book value per share of $925 and adjusted book value per share of $906 as of September 30, 2017.  Book value per share increased 17% and 18% for the third…

White Mountains Subsidiary Wobi in Hot Water

Meet Wobi:   Think: the only price comparison-slash-insurance aggregator in Israel, with an insurance carrier panel that represents 85% of the premiums written in the Israeli insurance market. The company, established in 2009, primarily…

White Mountains To Acquire 50% Stake in DavidShield

White Mountains Insurance Group announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 50% equity stake in DavidShield, its joint venture partner in PassportCard, and a leading provider…

Ex-Esurance Executive Forms WC Insurance Startup Named Pie

John Swigart, the former chief marketing executive at online auto insurer Esurance, has formed Pie Insurance , a Washington, DC-based startup looking to offer workers’ compensation insurance directly to small…

Canadian Intact to acquire OneBeacon for $1.7B

OneBeacon Insurance, based in Plymouth and majority owned by New Hampshire-based White Mountains Insurance Group, is being sold to Canadian insurance company Intact Financial Corp in a deal worth $1.7 billion. The…

Changing hands

White Mountains Insurance Group is exploring the sale of NJ-based D2C software provider Tranzact, less than two years after purchasing a majority stake in the company for $178 million. Tranzact operates in the…