Legal Alert: CMS Extends Transition Relief for Non-Compliant Plans through 2019

April 12, 2018
CMS Extends Transition Relief for Non-Compliant Plans through 2019 On April 9, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a one-year extension to the transition policy (originally announced November 14, 2013 and extended several times since) for individual and small... Find out more »

Alera Group Acquires Colorado Property & Casualty Firm

April 4, 2018
New Acquisition Increases Risk Management Expertise DEERFIELD, IL — Alera Group – a leading national employee benefits, property and casualty, risk management and wealth management firm – has acquired Rich & Cartmill Insurance of Colorado, adding to the firm’s existing risk... Find out more »

Alera Group Acquires Two Employee Benefit Firms

March 6, 2018
Benefit Planning Services in Connecticut and IMG Benefits Group in Texas Become Newest Alera Group Companies DEERFIELD, IL (March 6, 2018) — Alera Group, a leading national employee benefits, property and casualty, risk management and wealth management firm, has acquired Benefit Planning... Find out more »

Alera Group Acquires Wilson Albers & Company, LLC

February 13, 2018
DEERFIELD, IL (February 13, 2018) — Alera Group, a leading national employee benefits, property/casualty, risk management and wealth management firm, has acquired Wilson Albers & Company, LLC, located in Anchorage, AK. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Wilson Albers &... Find out more »

Alera Group Continues Growth Streak with Four New Acquisitions

February 7, 2018
DEERFIELD, IL (February 7, 2018) — Alera Group, a leading national employee benefits, property/casualty, risk management and wealth management firm, acquired four firms effective February 1, 2018. This new round of acquisitions brings the total number of acquisitions since launching in January... Find out more »

Alera Group Acquires Spring Consulting Group

February 5, 2018
National Firm Enters Massachusetts with Recent Acquisition DEERFIELD, IL (February 1, 2018) — Alera Group, a leading national employee benefits, property/casualty, risk management and wealth management firm, has acquired Spring Consulting Group LLC, located in Boston, MA. This acquisition... Find out more »

Alera Group Expands into 16th State

January 16, 2018
Offers Marina Insurance Program With Newest Acquisition DEERFIELD, IL — Alera Group, a leading national employee benefits, property/casualty, risk management and wealth management firm, has acquired the agency named FIRM, Inc, located in Mahwah, New Jersey. This acquisition expands the... Find out more »

Alera Group Acquires Three More Firms

December 19, 2017
Alera Group Increases to a Total of 15 Acquisitions Year to Date Alera Group, a leading national employee benefits, property and casualty, risk management and wealth management firm, completed three new acquisitions, all effective December 1, 2017. With this latest round of acquisitions, Alera... Find out more »

Alera Group Continues Rapid National Growth

November 8, 2017
Acquisitions Expand Expertise in Med-Mal Insurance, Wealth Management and Employee Benefits DEERFIELD, IL (November 1, 2017) — Alera Group completed three acquisitions effective November 1, 2017. These acquisitions expand the locations and resource offerings of Alera Group throughout the... Find out more »

Alera Group Appoints Bill Doucette as VP of Human Resources and Organization Development

October 31, 2017
DEERFIELD, IL — Alera Group, a leading national employee benefits, property and casualty, risk management and wealth management firm, has appointed Bill Doucette as the Vice President of Human Resources and Organization Development. Doucette will focus his efforts on uniting the best practices... Find out more »