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It was recently announced that WRM America Holdings, a specialty lines property and casualty insurance and risk management holding company, had agreed to acquire the flood insurance business of Fidelity National Financial for $210 million. Fidelity National Financial’s flood and excess flood business – Fidelity National Indemnity Insurance Company (“FNII”) – will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of WRM America.
WRM, a portfolio company of Aquiline Capital Partners, is a new A.M. Best A- rated specialty property and casualty insurance company created by Wright Risk Management, a respected insurance management company. According to the press release:
“The addition of the largest provider of federal flood insurance through the NFIP to the WRM America family of companies is another step in our continued growth as a specialty lines insurance company, is representative of our dedication to current and future public-private partnerships, and considerably increases our fee-for-service offering,” said William Fishlinger, CEO and Chairman of WRM America.”