Chicago April 6, 2015 -

Hub International Limited (Hub) announced today that its subsidiary Hub Financial Inc. (Hub Financial) has acquired the assets of Cortex Financial, a Thornhill, Ontario-based managing general agency.  The acquisition broadens Hub Financial's footprint in Canada and its reach to financial advisors and insurance brokers seeking multi-fund insurance and risk solutions while maintaining their independence. The business will be managed out of Hub Financial's Woodbridge, Ontario office.

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 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