Ryan Specialty Group's R-T Specialty to Acquire Blais Excess & Surplus Agency of Texas, Ltd. (February 13, 2014)
Ryan Specialty Group's wholesale brokerage R-T Specialty, LLC ("RT") announced today that it has acquired Blais Excess & Surplus Agency of Texas, Ltd. ("Blais"). Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty announces completion of merger with Westrope (December 3, 2013)
Ryan Specialty Group, LLC (RSG), on behalf of R-T Specialty, LLC (RT), is pleased to announce that subsequent to the initial announcement of the Westrope merger on November 1, 2013, all closing conditions and required approvals have been met, the transaction closed effective December 1, 2013. Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC enters definitive agreement to merge with Westrope (November 1, 2013)
Ryan Specialty Group, LLC (RSG), on behalf of R-T Specialty, LLC (RT), announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement to merge with Westrope, the 7th largest wholesale broker in the U.S. Click here to read more >>

Ryan Specialty Group, LLC Announces the Merger of the Assets and Operations of S.H. Smith & Company Inc. into R-T Specialty, LLC (September 16, 2013)
Ryan Specialty Group, LLC (RSG) today announced that it has reached agreement to merge S.H. Smith & Company, Inc. (SHS) into R-T Specialty, LLC. Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire International Facilities Insurance Services (IFIS), a Leading West Coast Workers' Compensation Wholesaler (December 28, 2012)
R-T Specialty, LLC (RT), the brokerage arm of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire leading West Coast workers' compensation specialist International Facilities Insurance Services (IFIS)*. Click here to read more >>

Ryan Specialty Group, LLC Announces RT Specialty Acquisition of Atlantic Star Intermediaries (October 1, 2012)
Ryan Specialty Group, LLC (RSG) today announced the R-T Specialty, LLC (RT Specialty) acquisition of the assets and operations of Atlantic Star Intermediaries, LLC. RT Specialty is the wholesale arm of RSG. Atlantic Star specializes in the wholesale brokerage placement of insurance for the construction and real estate industries, handling primary general liability, property, umbrella/excess liability and affiliated classes of business within these disciplines. Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Acquires Maclean, Oddy & Associates (January 12, 2012)
R-T Specialty, LLC, the wholesale broker of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, recently acquired Maclean, Oddy & Associates, Inc (MOA) business. MOA is a specialist broker for unusual property and casualty risks with a focus on environmental coverages. Click here to read more >>

Surplus lines innovation fostered by economy, catastrophes (October 9, 2011)
(As seen in Business Insurance magazine, October 9, 2011.) Current economic and market conditions and natural catastrophes, such as Hurricane Irene and the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, have steered product innovations in surplus lines insurance, often with tweaks to existing coverage. Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Closes on the Acquisition of American E&S Insurance Brokers from Wells Fargo Insurance Services (April 1, 2011)
R-T Specialty, LLC (RT Specialty), the wholesale brokerage unit of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, today announced that it has closed on the acquisition of American E&S Insurance Brokers (AES) from Wells Fargo Insurance Services, a subsidiary of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC). Click here to read more >>

Mr. Ryan featured in the February Power Broker issue of Risk & Insurance... (February 2011)
(Ryan Specialty Group has received permission from Risk & Insurance to repost this article.) Patrick G. Ryan controls a new wholesale insurance brokerage and steers it through early challenges toward success. Is there any doubt he'll make an impact again, filled with passion for his favorite pursuit? Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Announces Agreement to Acquire American E&S Insurance Brokers From Wells Fargo Insurance Services (February 7, 2011)
R-T Specialty, LLC announced today that it entered into an agreement to purchase the wholesale insurance business of American E&S Insurance Brokers (AES) from Wells Fargo Insurance Services, a subsidiary of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC). Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Announces Opening of New Texas Office (January 7, 2011)
R-T Specialty, LLC (RT) today announced the opening of a new office in Dallas, Texas. Rajan Shah has been appointed its President. Rajan brings over 17 years of experience in the insurance industry, including spending the last 10 years in the wholesale sector. With the opening of this new office, RT Specialty is able to expand its services to clients in the southern region, and nationally. Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Acquires Oakbridge Insurance Services, LLC (December 9, 2010)
R-T Specialty, LLC, the wholesale brokerage unit of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, announced that it has acquired Oakbridge Insurance Services, LLC. Click here to read more >>

Start-Up Wholesalers See Opportunities In A Tough Market (October 25, 2010 in P&C National Underwriter)
An economy showing mixed signs of recovery would hardly seem the optimum time to launch a business. Nevertheless, two major wholesale insurance brokerages were launched this year and the high-profile entrepreneurs running them spoke with the optimism and spirit associated with the pre-recession, high-flying years. Ryan Specialty Group (RSG), the latest creation of Aon-founder Patrick G. Ryan, consists of a handful of specialty-service subsidiaries that cater to existing and evolving wholesale markets. Click here to read the full article >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Acquires McAuley Woods & Associates (October 7, 2010)
R-T Specialty, LLC, the wholesale brokerage unit of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, announced yesterday that it has acquired McAuley Woods & Associates. Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Acquires Chartwell Independent Insurance Brokers, LLC (July 20, 2010)
R-T Specialty, LLC, the wholesale brokerage unit of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, is proud to announce that it has acquired Chartwell Independent Insurance Brokers, LLC. Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Announces The Opening of New Offices in California, Chicago, Hartford and Philadelphia (June 1, 2010)
R-T Specialty, LLC (RT) announces the opening of new offices in California, Chicago, Hartford and Philadelphia. Our mission is to deliver measurable value to the insurance industry through a national wholesale brokerage platform with offices in every U.S. market. Look for more office announcements over the next few months as RT expands into other regions across the U.S. Click here to read more >>

R-T Specialty, LLC Acquires Sowers Baccala Insurance Brokerage (SBIB) (March 31, 2010)
Sowers Baccala Insurance Brokerage (SBIB) based in La Jolla, California has been acquired by R-T Specialty, LLC (RT), a subsidiary of Ryan Specialty Group (RSG). Click here to read more >>