Novae Group Examines Possible Merger With Omega Insurance

Novae Group Plc (NVA), a Lloyd’s of London insurer, is assessing a possible merger with competitor Omega Insurance Holdings Ltd. (OIH)

“It is currently undertaking due diligence in evaluating the merits of proposing a possible merger with Omega,” London- based Novae said in a statement today. “There is no certainty that an offer will be forthcoming.”

Novae has a market capitalization of about 240.2 million pounds ($397.1 million), while Omega Insurance is valued at about 180.5 million pounds.

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