Chicago December 23, 2014 -

Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today that its Chicago-area region Hub International Midwest (Hub Midwest) has acquired the assets of Ruhl & Ruhl Insurance. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

Founded in 1862, Ruhl & Ruhl is a multi-line insurance brokerage based in Davenport, Iowa. The firm has been servicing Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois with insurance and risk management services for over 150 years. The acquisition expands Hub Midwest's geographic footnote in Iowa and enables the Ruhl & Ruhl team to continue serving as a local market adviser, while leveraging the resources of a global brokerage. Hub Midwest already has offices throughout Illinois and Wisconsin.

About Hub's M&A Activities

Hub International is committed to growth through organic efforts and acquisitions. It continues its aggressive pace of identifying and acquiring entrepreneurial brokers that are dedicated and focused on providing local market specialization, while at the same time looking to leverage the resources and tools of a global brokerage. For more information about Hub's M&A activities visit

About Hub International

Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Hub International Limited is a leading global insurance brokerage that provides property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products and services through offices located in the North America. For more information visit


Marni Gordon
Hub International Limited
Director, Corporate Communications
Phone: 312.279.4601

Brokerage and Banker Contact:

Clark Wormer
Hub International Limited
Director, Mergers & Acquisitions
Phone: 312.279.4848

Source: HUB International Limited