The Partners Group Launches Insurance Exchange Site helps to navigate available coverage plan choices and costs, including options in state or federal exchanges.

Portland, Oregon, October 3, 2013 – The Partners Group, one of the largest employee benefit consulting firms in the Northwest, today announced the launch of its private insurance exchange called Partners Marketplace to help navigate the changing insurance marketplace. The online service, supported by its certified agents, licensed in all fifty states, brings The Partners Group’s expertise to the individual and family market in addition to its respected employee benefits practice.

“We are excited to announce the launch of Partners Marketplace to support our clients, their employees and families,” said Gary Alton, Managing Partner at The Partners Group. “In addition, we look forward to helping individuals and their families who need guidance in the new federal and state exchanges.”

The online exchange at offers information and the opportunity to purchase a wide range of insurance products, including medical, dental, life, disability, home and auto plans. Partners Marketplace assists in navigating the changing insurance landscape with up-to-date information from leading regional and national insurance carriers, including enrollment and applicability for federal tax subsidies.

The site provides individuals and families with an easy tool to determine if they are eligible for a subsidy through the new public exchanges, and if so, their licensed agents will facilitate the purchase of a policy through that public exchange. If not eligible, the site can help determine the best coverage choice for that individual or family. The Partners Group also operates its own service center to take calls and walk people through all decisions, and facilitate online purchase.

About The Partners Group

The Partners Group, with offices in Portland and Bend, Ore., and Bellevue, Wash., is a locally owned, independent financial services, risk management, commercial insurance and employee benefit consulting firm. Driven by an unswerving commitment to its clients, it develops partnerships that ensure extraordinary solutions. The Partners Group is a founding member of Collaboration Centric Solutions (C2), the nation’s 5th largest privately held insurance firm serving over 1 million households in the U.S. For more information, visit

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(503) 241-9550

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Employee Benefits

The Employee Benefits Division of The Partners Group serves the employee benefit needs of over 500 West Coast employers, with offices in Portland, Lake Oswego, and Bend, OR; Bellevue, WA; and Bozeman MT. Our benefits consulting team specializes in providing a highly-consultative approach coupled with problem-solving wellness analytics, to help employers reduce healthcare costs, improve employee health, and create long-term health plan stability.

Business Consulting

The Business Consulting Division of The Partners Group is dedicated to consulting with healthcare systems and jumbo employers to manage the health and well being of their employees, families, and communities. Our focus is to provide an innovative, solution-oriented service that capitalizes on data to pinpoint potential problems. Whether it be uncovering potential sources of escalating healthcare costs, or other anomalies in data, this service provides endless, problem-solving advantages to a variety of industries.

Commercial Insurance

The Partners Group Commercial Insurance Division manages the business risks for hundreds of employers. We provide an unmatched depth and breadth in commercial insurance and risk management services combined with extraordinary people who possess an unusual ability to connect on a personal level. We work hard to understand the unique risks and exposures of your business, and identify the solutions to provide the right coverage for the right price. As an independent company The Partners Group can tailor solutions to work specifically for you, even creating new policies and programs, if that’s what you need.

Private Client Services

The Partners Group Private Client Services Division advises business owners and high income shareholder groups comprising just over 3,200 successful individuals, families and medical professionals on investment services, retirement planning, and personal insurance. We’ve been in business for over 30 years as a privately held company based in the Northwest, and we’re here to stay. Additionally, we are not tied to products and plans. We provide various platforms and a multitude of options to fit your needs, which can change over time as your life changes. When you work with TPG Private Client Services, you’re dealing with the shareholders of this firm, and we are honored to play a role your life, your family’s lives, and your next generation’s lives.