Risk Strategies Acquires Advisor Brokerage Services
Sica | Fletcher advises Advisor Brokerage Services, LLC (“ABS”) in its sale to Risk Strategies.

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Overview of Transaction

  • Established in 2009, ABS is a specialty insurance brokerage headquartered in Austin, TX.

  • Focused on serving alternative asset management firms, ABS offers highly specialized insurance coverages for large financial institutions, hedge funds, private equity firms and family offices.

  • ABS agreed to partner with Risk Strategies, a top 20 National Insurance Broker headquartered in Boston, MA. 

 

Significance of Transaction

  • ABS is the first acquisition in Austin, Texas, for Risk Strategies. The acquisition of ABS enables RSC to substantially expand its private equity focused retail operations in the Southwest with significant growth opportunities on day one. 

  • The transaction will provide ABS with robust resources and significant support to position the agency for rapid growth in the coming years. 

Sica Fletcher's Role

  • Sica | Fletcher was hired to serve as exclusive strategic and financial advisor to ABS and explored multiple options for the firm before partnering with Risk Strategies.

  • The transaction builds on Sica | Fletcher's track record of success with complex transactions and key relationships with the most prolific acquirers in the space.