Risk management and financial services company The Beckett Group has purchased Clare Insurance Consultants of Haverhill. All ten of Clare Insurance Consultants' employees are joining The Beckett Group.

Based in Bury St Edmonds, The Beckett Group now employs more than 200 people and also has offices in London, King's Lynn, Leicester and Oakham. It is the fifth acquisition by the group in the past three-and-a-half years and said it was continuing to look for suitable acquisitions.