International insurance broker and risk management firm Integro announced its acquisition of Howard Global Insurance Services, a Lloyd’s-registered specialty broker headquartered in London.

Financial details of the transaction have not been disclosed.

Established in 2000, Howard Global has earned a strong reputation as the leading London Market broker in bloodstock insurance worldwide.

"We welcome Howard Global to the Integro family of companies," said William Goldstein, Integro president. "David Howard and his superb team add expertise in the niche bloodstock area, enhancing Integro’s growing list of capabilities and reinforcing our reputation as a market leading specialist broker."

Howard Global Insurance Services Limited is a specialist Lloyd’s broker. The key areas of expertise are Bloodstock and Personal Accident.

David Howard, CEO of Howard Global, and his existing management team will continue to oversee the firm and will report to Integro UK/International operations leaders Toby Humphreys and John Sutton.

Integro is an insurance brokerage and risk management firm. Launched in 2005, Integro and its family of specialty insurance and reinsurance companies, some having served clients for more than 150 years, operate from offices in the US, Canada, Bermuda and the UK.