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OneBeacon Acquires International Bond & Marine Brokerage, Ltd.

September 11, 2020

PLYMOUTH, Minn. September 11, 2020 /CNW/ – OneBeacon Insurance Group, the brand for Intact Financial Corporation’s (TSX: IFC) U.S. insurance company subsidiaries, today announced that it has acquired International Bond & Marine Brokerage, Ltd. (“IB&M”), a privately held brokerage specializing in the international trade markets. Through this transaction, OneBeacon expands its owned-brokerage assets and innovatively reshapes its customs bonds market offerings through an end-to-end risk management platform.

Intact Financial Corporation completes acquisition of specialty insurer The Guarantee Company of North America and Frank Cowan Company Limited

December 2, 2019

TORONTO, Dec. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC) announced that it has today completed the acquisition (the "Acquisition") of The Guarantee Company of North America ("The Guarantee") and Frank Cowan Company Limited ("Frank Cowan"), having received all required regulatory approvals.

OneBeacon Surety Group Offers Expanded Capacity

June 3, 2019

OneBeacon Surety Group is pleased to announce that, effective May 2019, we can offer up to $300,000,000 net of collateral in aggregate surety bond capacity for qualifying clients. We are excited to bring this expanded capacity to our customers and look forward to working with you to address your commercial surety needs.

U.S. Leadership Appointments, Expanded Capacity

June 12, 2018

We are pleased to announce changes to the roles and responsibilities of members of our U.S. leadership team. In addition, we are now offering up to $250,000,000 in aggregate surety bond capacity for qualifying clients.

Introducing the North American Surety Team

April 12, 2018

Late last year, our merger with Intact Financial Corporation was completed. With our shared commitment to surety business and expanding those capabilities, we are excited to be on our way to creating a leading North American specialty and surety provider.

Intact Financial Corporation Completes Acquisition of U.S. Specialty Insurer OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. and Announces Executive Appointment

September 28, 2017

Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC) today announced that it has completed its C$2.3 billion (US$1.7 billion) acquisition of U.S. specialty insurer OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (OneBeacon). The acquisition makes IFC a leading provider of specialty insurance in North America with over C$2 billion in combined annual premiums focusing on small to midsize businesses.
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OneBeacon Surety Group Welcomes Brian Passolt

May 16, 2017

Brian Passolt joined OneBeacon Surety Group in May 2017 as Vice President of our Midwest region. Brian oversees our business activities for Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.  His 16 years of surety experience have focused on the Midwest region, which positions him well in this territory. Brian may be reached at and 312.821.4741.

OneBeacon To Be Acquired By Intact Financial Corporation For $1.7 Billion

May 3, 2017

Yesterday, OneBeacon announced that it has has entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC) will acquire all outstanding OneBeacon shares for $18.10 in cash per share.

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Support for an Important Cause

October 24, 2016

We enjoy supporting those causes that matter to our agency partners. Recently, we sponsored a hole at a charity golf tournament to benefit Part of the Solution. Our agency partners at Alliant are very involved with this Bronx-based organization, which focusses on fighting hunger and poverty in the local community. We are happy to see our partners enjoying a day on the golf course for a good cause!