AXIS Capital snaps up Novae for $604m


AXIS Capital is to acquire Lloyd's insurer Novae Group for £468 million ($604 million) in an all-cash deal based on paying 700 pence per Novae share. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017.

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