The insurance industry is a small world, as Bollington found during its recent acquisition of Greystone.

The event was significant in more ways than one.

Not only was it the broker’s first acquisition since the Groupama investment, but Backchat can reveal that Bollington director Paul Moors and Greystone MD Dominic Leach are old buddies.

After starting their careers in insurance together many years ago at Sun Alliance, they went their separate ways. Now they have been reunited .

Fate, perhaps