Deal intended to help expand company’s specialty expertise business.
Ontario-based company partners with PEI-based insurance company to increase reach.
Atlantic acquisition strategic for achieving national growth.
British Columbia brokerage also works to insure sports and entertainment facilities.
Company tested the market with a call for bids before saying yes to Sun Life.
Shareholders offered premium of 43.1 per cent over company’s closing price on July 25.
Platform scheduled to go live this fall to support “ambitious” strategic plans.