September 30, 2014
Portfolio Group, a provider of outsourced financial services to automobile dealerships, specializing in aftermarket, extended warranty and vehicle service contract programs, has acquired G-W Holdings, a leading managing general agent of automotive financial services products. The acquisition of G-W Holdings further strengthens Portfolio Group’s sales channel as well as dealer and agent relationships.
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