B.P. Marsh & Partners (BPM)

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 281.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.000p
  • 52 Week High: 289.00
  • 52 Week Low: 217.48
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 37.48m
  • Volume: 5,500
  • Market Cap: £105.31m
  • RiskGrade: 78
  • Beta: 0.00

BP Marsh picks up 30% equity stake in US firm Mark Edwards Partners

By Iain Gilbert

Date: Monday 16 Oct 2017

LONDON (ShareCast) - (ShareCast News) - Venture capitalists BP Marsh and Partners announced on Monday that it would be taking a 30% equity stake in US-firm Mark Edwards Partners (MEP), providing the North American group with a $2m loan facility for future growth in the process.
MEP, a speciality insurance broker offering risk management services to both commercial and private clients out of its offices in New York City, Palm Beach and Los Angeles, held a license to operate in all 50 states, offering risk management and insurance programmes for corporations, non-profits, individuals and families.

When discussing the investment, Brian Marsh, chairman of BP, said, "We are pleased to announce a further investment in the United States. Mark Edward Partners is a strong established broker with a knowledgeable management team and ambitions for the future."

Mark Freitas, president and chief executive officer of MEP also noted, "We are extremely pleased to be partnering with BP Marsh who brings an abundance of experience and expertise on an international basis. We look forward to expanding our footprint globally and working with a group who shares our vision, not to mention working together with such a successful entrepreneur as Brian Marsh."

As of 1015 BST, BP Marsh shares had gained 5.22% to 262.00p.

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BPM Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 281.00p
Change Today 0.000p
% Change 0.00 %
52 Week High 289.00
52 Week Low 217.48
Volume 5,500
Shares Issued 37.48m
Market Cap £105.31m
Beta 0.00
RiskGrade 78

BPM Star Ratings

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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
44.29% above the market average44.29% above the market average44.29% above the market average44.29% above the market average44.29% above the market average
51.05% above the sector average51.05% above the sector average51.05% above the sector average51.05% above the sector average51.05% above the sector average
Price Trend
81.43% above the market average81.43% above the market average81.43% above the market average81.43% above the market average81.43% above the market average
79.35% above the sector average79.35% above the sector average79.35% above the sector average79.35% above the sector average79.35% above the sector average
Income
34.72% above the market average34.72% above the market average34.72% above the market average34.72% above the market average34.72% above the market average
8.86% above the sector average8.86% above the sector average8.86% above the sector average8.86% above the sector average8.86% above the sector average
Growth
87.35% above the market average87.35% above the market average87.35% above the market average87.35% above the market average87.35% above the market average
82.81% above the sector average82.81% above the sector average82.81% above the sector average82.81% above the sector average82.81% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

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Neutral 0
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Strong Sell 0
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BPM Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Final
Ex-Div 12-Jul-18 29-Jun-17
Paid 31-Jul-18 28-Jul-17
Amount 4.76p 3.76p

Trades for 20-Jul-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
12:13 2,000 @ 279.15p
11:19 261 @ 283.45p
10:59 3,500 @ 283.00p
09:59 419 @ 279.08p

BPM Key Personnel

Chair Brian Marsh
Finance Director Jonathan Newman

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