Research

Insurance M&A Success Tracker

Measuring the correlation between acquisitions and share price performance

November 29, 2016

Based on analysis from Willis Towers Watson and Cass Business School, the Tracker explores the performance of insurance companies that carry out major acquisitions against their sub-industry and regional indexes. 

Key findings

Towers Watson Media

The research, based on analysis of all deals with a value of more than US$50m conducted in the insurance sector since 2008, found that insurers making acquisitions subsequently delivered significantly better share price performance than their peers. 

The full report is available via the download PDF link.