WOODMERE, Ohio, July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MarshBerry, in association with Insurance Journal, is conducting its 31st Annual Market & Financial Outlook Study for retail insurance agencies and brokers.
The study compiles anonymous general agency information along with financial, market, carrier and technology data and then summarizes the findings in a State of the Industry Outlook report.
The 2016 study looks into topics such as:
Insights from top executives on the industry
Growth and profit expectation through year end and into 2017
External factors impacting agency performance
Evolution of talent acquisition
Creating a lean operating environment
Trends in mergers and acquisitions
The study takes approximately 30 minutes to complete. Those that participate by August 5, 2016, will receive a complimentary copy of the final report*.
The study, which should take less than 30 minutes to complete, should be completed by one of the following: Chief Executive Officer/President, Chief Financial Officer or Chief Operating Officer.
*Only fully completed survey responses, and those who provide their email address, are eligible for one complimentary PDF copy of the MarshBerry 2016 Market & Financial report. Partial completes are not guaranteed to receive a complimentary report.
Founded in 1981, MarshBerry's primary objective is to help insurance agents, brokers and carriers as they work to maximize their value through our industry-specific services that include: Merger & Acquisition Advisory**, Management Consulting, Organic Growth Consulting, Intellectual Capital and Peer Exchange Networks. Ranked #1 M&A Advisor by SNL Financial for each of the past 17 years1, MarshBerry has advised on 5312 transactions since 1999 and completed more than 250 diagnostic and confirmatory due diligence projects over the last twelve years. Visit www.MarshBerry.com to learn more.
1Mergers & Acquisition (M&A) Announced Transactions in Insurance Brokerage (1999-2015). Ranked by total number of deals.
2These totals include certain transactions completed by Marsh, Berry & Company, Inc. professionals while employed at another firm, whereby substantially all of the assets were acquired by Marsh, Berry & Company, Inc.
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