Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group (LSE: JLT) is a leading British-based insurance and re-insurance business.

It is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.

The company was first established as a division of Jardine Matheson in 1972.

In 1991 Jardine Insurance Brokers was first listed on the London Stock Exchange.

In 1997 it merged with Lloyd Thompson Group to form Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group.

In June 2007 it acquired Pavilion Insurance and in June 2008 it announced it had acquired Harman Wicks and Swayne.

On 25th January, 2010, Jardine Lloyd Thompson announced it had acquired the companies within the iimia Wealth Management division (iWM) of Midas Capital plc. iWM have some £600m funds under advice of which £250m is managed on a DPM basis.

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