Aon PLC (N:AON)

Oct 25, 2019 06:00 am ET
Aon Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results
LONDON, Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --...
Oct 24, 2019 11:30 am ET
Aon appoints Lisa Stevens as Chief People Officer
-  Stevens will create a next-generation colleague engagement and culture strategy as the firm continues to accelerate Aon United growth strategy...
Oct 24, 2019 11:30 am ET
Aon appoints Lisa Stevens as Chief People Officer
-  Stevens will create a next-generation colleague engagement and culture strategy as the firm continues to accelerate Aon United growth strategy...
Oct 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
Amid volatility, Canadian pension plan sponsors focus on long-term goals and market risk
Entering 2019 amid market volatility and a shifting regulatory landscape, Canadian pension plans are increasingly focused on implementing long-term goals and mitigating asset risk, according to the latest Pension Risk Survey from Aon plc...
Oct 09, 2019 04:30 pm ET
Aon Announces Third Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce third quarter 2019 results on Friday, October 25th, 2019 in a news release to be issued at 5:00 am Central Time. Greg Case, CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday October 25th, 2019. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com. Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live webcast. The earni...
Oct 08, 2019 04:30 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable November 15, 2019 to shareholders of record on November 1, 2019....
Oct 03, 2019 09:30 am ET
Aon transforms the way to approach cyber-risk
Aon plc (NYSE: AON), the leading professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, is launching a campaign aligned with the Canadian Cyber Security Awareness month to foster education on emerging cyber...
Oct 02, 2019 09:30 am ET
Responsible investing rapidly becoming critical to institutional investors, according to new Aon survey
Aon plc, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today released the results of its 2019 Global Perspectives on Responsible Investing survey and found an enormous uptick in the...
Sep 30, 2019 11:30 am ET
Pension plans’ financial health slightly declines as falling bond yields and weak asset returns pinch median solvency
As bond yields declined and asset returns stalled in response to global economic uncertainty, the solvency positions of Canadian defined benefit pension plans declined slightly in the third quarter, according to Aon’s latest Median Solvency Ratio...
Sep 18, 2019 10:30 am ET
Aon expands global golf platform, launching Worldwide Partnership with The Ryder Cup
- Global broadcast integration will highlight key risk/reward moments throughout tournament, authentically showcasing Aon brand and delivering unique insights for fans...
Sep 18, 2019 10:30 am ET
Aon expands global golf platform, launching Worldwide Partnership with The Ryder Cup
- Global broadcast integration will highlight key risk/reward moments throughout tournament, authentically showcasing Aon brand and delivering unique insights for fans...
Sep 11, 2019 09:17 am ET
Buoyed by the largest projected bonuses in four decades, employees should see pay climb in 2020 according to Aon
CHICAGO, Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Salaries are projected to rise in 2020, and U.S. employees should also expect to bring home more in bonuses next year, according to new data released today by Aon plc, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions....
Sep 09, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Aon Announces New and Expanded Roles for Investor Relations Team
LONDON, Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, has announced the evolution of its Investor Relations team.  The new and expanded roles are designed to ensure continuity in investor relations, create new development opportunities for colleagues with the firm and reinforce Aon's focus on increasing long-term growth and shareholder value creation....
Sep 03, 2019 02:00 pm ET
Insurance Labor Study Indicates Challenging Recruitment Environment
According to the latest iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study conducted by The Jacobson Group and
Aug 28, 2019 02:00 pm ET
Coming off the most expensive two-year period ever recorded, market conditions will continue to evolve as underwriters assess their individual profitability
Major wildfires, tropical cyclones and severe thunderstorms caused US$225 billion in economic losses globally and US$90 billion in insured losses in 2018 – nearly 50% higher than the annual average between 2000 and 2017. According to the 2019...
Aug 12, 2019 01:59 pm ET
Insurance Labor Outlook Study Results to be Revealed During Webinar
The Jacobson Group and Aon will reveal the results of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study in a complim
Aug 07, 2019 11:44 am ET
PGA TOUR's Brooks Koepka wins Aon Risk Reward Challenge and $1 million
–  Winning LPGA player will claim her $1 million prize at November's CME Group Tour Championship...
Aug 07, 2019 11:44 am ET
PGA TOUR's Brooks Koepka wins Aon Risk Reward Challenge and $1 million
–  Winning LPGA player will claim her $1 million prize at November's CME Group Tour Championship...
Jul 26, 2019 06:00 am ET
Aon Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results
LONDON, July 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ...
Jul 23, 2019 06:00 am ET
Healthcare Gender Pay Gap Study Reveals Differences Across 36 European Countries
Gender Pay Gap within European Healthcare May Significantly Impact Industry’s Ability to Attract Talent -- New report from the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association and Aon shows 11 percent median pay gap between genders --   (23, July,...
Jul 17, 2019 09:00 am ET
Aon names Darren Zeidel as General Counsel
LONDON, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the appointment of Darren Zeidel, 47, as the firm's Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Company Secretary, effective July 12, 2019. ...
Jul 17, 2019 09:00 am ET
Aon names Darren Zeidel as General Counsel
LONDON, July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the appointment of Darren Zeidel, 47, as the firm's Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Company Secretary, effective July 12, 2019. ...
Jul 10, 2019 04:45 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable August 15, 2019 to shareholders of record on August 1, 2019....
Jul 10, 2019 04:30 pm ET
Aon Announces Second Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce second quarter 2019 results on Friday, July 26th, 2019 in a news release to be issued at 5:00 am Central Time. Greg Case, CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday July 26th, 2019. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live webcast. The earnings...
Jul 09, 2019 09:00 am ET
Mental health increasingly on the radar of Canadian employers as a workplace and benefits issue
Canadian employers are increasingly realizing the rising individual and business risks presented by mental health issues, and most are offering paramedical psychology benefits and other programs that support workplace mental health, according to a...
Jul 03, 2019 10:59 am ET
Pension plans’ financial health flat as strong asset returns strength fail to stem impact of falling bond yields
Despite relatively strong asset returns, the solvency positions of Canadian defined benefit pension plans declined slightly in the second quarter of 2019, according to the latest Median Solvency Ratio survey done by Aon, the leading global...
Jul 01, 2019 03:00 am ET
Aon, Oxfam, and Etherisc launch first blockchain-based agricultural insurance policies for smallholder farmers in Sri Lanka
LONDON, July 1, 2019 /CNW/ -- Aon plc, the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions; Oxfam in Sri Lanka, the organization working to alleviate poverty; and Etherisc, the InsurTech startup developing a protocol for decentralized insurance applications, today announced the launch of, and farmer enrollment in, a blockchain-based platform. Nearly 200 farmers have enrolled in the solution that delivers micro-insurance to smallholder paddy field farmers in Sri Lanka who are at risk of losing their crops due to extreme weather.  ...
Jul 01, 2019 03:00 am ET
Aon, Oxfam, and Etherisc launch first blockchain-based agricultural insurance policies for smallholder farmers in Sri Lanka
LONDON, July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc, the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions; Oxfam in Sri Lanka, the organization working to alleviate poverty; and Etherisc, the InsurTech startup developing a protocol for decentralized insurance applications, today announced the launch of, and farmer enrollment in, a blockchain-based platform. Nearly 200 farmers have enrolled in the solution that delivers micro-insurance to smallholder paddy field farmers in Sri Lanka who are at risk of losing their crops due to extreme weather...
Jun 17, 2019 09:00 am ET
Aon, It Gets Better Canada proud to support LGBTQ2+ youth
Aon Canada is showing its rainbow colours again this Pride season by hosting seven fundraising events across Canada, with all proceeds going to It Gets Better Canada’s LGBTQ2+ youth empowerment programs. Last year, Aon Proud raised $15,000 for...
Jun 03, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Aon appoints Stéphane Lespérance as President of Commercial Risk and Health Solutions in Canada
Aon plc (NYSE:AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today the selection of Stéphane Lespérance as President of Commercial Risk and Health Solutions in Canada....
May 06, 2019 09:00 am ET
Employee perceptions of financial health and retirement readiness not lined up with reality: Aon survey
Aon plc (NYSE:AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today released its Global DC and Financial Wellbeing Employee Survey. A key finding: Canadian workers who participate...
Apr 30, 2019 06:00 am ET
81 percent of organizations identify IP as a top 10 risk, while insurance covers only 16 percent of $1B in potential losses
Insurance coverage doesn't correlate to wide differential between valuation of PP&E compared to intangible assets, new study says...
Apr 30, 2019 06:00 am ET
81 percent of organizations identify IP as a top 10 risk, while insurance covers only 16 percent of $1B in potential losses
Insurance coverage doesn't correlate to wide differential between valuation of PP&E compared to intangible assets, new study says...
Apr 29, 2019 06:00 am ET
Aon reports risk readiness drops to lowest level in 12 years
Aon's 2019 Global Risk Management Survey identifies challenges organizations face in assessing and responding to traditional and emerging risks...
Apr 29, 2019 06:00 am ET
Aon reports risk readiness drops to lowest level in 12 years
Aon's 2019 Global Risk Management Survey identifies challenges organizations face in assessing and responding to traditional and emerging risks...
Apr 26, 2019 06:00 am ET
Aon Reports First Quarter 2019 Results
LONDON, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ...
Apr 15, 2019 07:35 am ET
Recent Analysis Shows Cerner, Sysco, Aon plc, Cedar Fair, Conn's, and Farmland Partners Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN), Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY), Aon plc...
Apr 10, 2019 04:30 pm ET
Aon Announces First Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce first quarter 2019 results on Friday, April 26th, 2019 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday April 26th, 2019. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live webcast. The earnin...
Apr 05, 2019 04:30 pm ET
Aon Announces 10% Increase to Annual Cash Dividend
LONDON, April 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized a 10% increase to its annual cash dividend paid quarterly on Aon's outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares....
Apr 02, 2019 01:00 pm ET
Financial health of defined benefit pension plans rebounds to start 2019
The solvency positions of Canadian defined benefit pension plans rebounded along with stock markets in the first quarter of 2019, once again nearing 100%, according to Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a...
Mar 12, 2019 09:17 am ET
Aon's New Ventures Group accelerates the firm's Intellectual Property Solutions
New Ventures Group appoints Brian Cochrane as CCO...
Mar 12, 2019 09:17 am ET
Aon's New Ventures Group accelerates the firm's Intellectual Property Solutions
New Ventures Group appoints Brian Cochrane as CCO...
Mar 06, 2019 05:41 am ET
Aon confirms it is not pursuing business combination with Willis Towers Watson
LONDON, March 6, 2019 /CNW/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today issued the following statement:...
Mar 06, 2019 05:41 am ET
Aon confirms it is not pursuing business combination with Willis Towers Watson
LONDON, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today issued the following statement:...
Mar 05, 2019 12:45 pm ET
Aon announcement made under Irish regulatory requirements
LONDON, March 5, 2019 /CNW/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON) (the "Company") notes the recent media speculation regarding Willis Towers Watson....
Mar 05, 2019 12:45 pm ET
Aon announcement made under Irish regulatory requirements
LONDON, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON) (the "Company") notes the recent media speculation regarding Willis Towers Watson....
Mar 01, 2019 01:00 pm ET
Chubb Partners with Impact Forecasting to Develop New Terrorism Risk Model for New York City
NEW YORK, March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chubb announced today a partnership with Impact Forecasting, Aon's catastrophe model development center of excellence, to develop a new terrorism risk model for Manhattan in New York City and other dense urban environments.  ...
Feb 27, 2019 07:00 am ET
New Research Coverage Highlights Cisco, Mattel, Celgene, Vanda Pharmaceuticals, NuStar Energy, and Aon plc — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2019
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), Celgene...
Feb 21, 2019 12:06 pm ET
Insurance Labor Study Highlights Competitive Labor Market
According to the latest iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study conducted by The Jacobson Group and
Feb 13, 2019 10:00 am ET
Aon’s Cyber Solutions Releases 2019 Cyber Security Risk Report: “What’s Now and What’s Next”
Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, released its 2019 Cyber Security Risk Report today. The report, which details the greatest cyber security threats...
Feb 13, 2019 08:00 am ET
Aon Releases 2019 Cyber Security Risk Report: "What's Now and What's Next"
- Eight risk areas underscore how the shift to digital is bringing great opportunity and more risk...
Feb 13, 2019 08:00 am ET
Aon Releases 2019 Cyber Security Risk Report: "What's Now and What's Next"
- Eight risk areas underscore how the shift to digital is bringing great opportunity and more risk...
Feb 12, 2019 05:48 am ET
Combined cost of winter storms and extreme cold lead to billion-dollar damage in the U.S. -- Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, has launched its Global Catastrophe Recap – January 2019. This evaluates the impact of global natural disaster events to identify trends, manage volatility and enhance resilience....
Feb 05, 2019 11:15 am ET
Aon and Claim Central Establish Strategic Alliance
Aon plc, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, and global InsurTech firm Claim Central have established a strategic alliance focused on digitizing and streamlining claim...
Feb 05, 2019 07:47 am ET
Aon announces strategic partnership with Jaguar Land Rover Canada
Jaguar and Land Rover customers to have exclusive access to brand-specific insurance coverage with Jaguar Insurance and Land Rover Insurance brokered by Aon....
Feb 04, 2019 10:43 am ET
Insurance Labor Outlook Study Results to be Revealed During Webinar
The Jacobson Group and Aon will reveal the results of the Semi-Annual Insurance Industry Labor
Feb 01, 2019 05:00 am ET
Aon Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results
LONDON, Feb. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ...
Jan 22, 2019 09:00 am ET
Weather Catastrophes Drive Majority of $225 Billion Economic Cost of Natural Perils in 2018 – Aon Catastrophe Report
Aon plc (NYSE:AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today launches its Weather, Climate & Catastrophe Insight: 2018 Annual Report. This evaluates the impact of global...
Jan 22, 2019 04:21 am ET
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Jan 11, 2019 03:30 pm ET
Aon Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce fourth quarter and full year 2018 results on Friday, February 1st, 2019 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday February 1st, 2019. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live ...
Jan 10, 2019 10:30 am ET
Jacobson and Aon Announce Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study
The 2019 first quarter iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study will begin January 9 and close January 30, 2019. The survey is conducted by The Jacobson Group and
Jan 09, 2019 03:30 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable February 15, 2019 to shareholders of record on February 1, 2019....
Jan 09, 2019 07:53 am ET
Hole Designations and Scoring System Announced for $1 Million Aon Risk Reward Challenge on the 2019 LPGA Tour
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. and LONDON, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today announced the hole designations and scoring system on the LPGA Tour for the Aon Risk Reward Challenge, an exciting new performance-based program that serves as Aon's opening chapter of a multi-year partnership with both the LPGA and PGA TOUR....
Jan 03, 2019 01:40 pm ET
After year of record highs, financial health of defined benefit pension plans ends 2018 in decline
The solvency positions of Canadian defined benefit pension plans reached all-time highs during 2018, but falling bond yields and equity market volatility in the fourth quarter saw DB plans’ financial health decline on both a yearly and quarterly...
Dec 13, 2018 12:04 pm ET
Aon and Norton™ LifeLock™ Develop Solution to Help High-Net-Worth Individuals Defend Assets Against Cyber Criminals
NEW YORK and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, and Norton™ LifeLock™, a Symantec brand (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the development of a comprehensive solution that will help high-net-worth individuals be protected online and safeguard their assets from lurking cyber criminals....
Dec 07, 2018 06:47 am ET
United States wildfire costs to exceed $10bn for second year running, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon's Impact Forecasting team today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during November 2018....
Nov 08, 2018 09:00 am ET
Agility in response to growing disruption a key differentiator for Aon’s 2019 Best Employers in Canada
Released today, the 2019 Aon Best Employers in Canada Study – the country’s premier benchmark for the quality and performance of excellent workplaces – recognized 49 companies, including 30 organizations with more than 400 employees and 19 small...
Oct 30, 2018 07:25 am ET
Research Report Identifies Cabot Microelectronics, Check Point Software Technologies, Aon plc, Acadia Healthcare, Advanced Micro Devices, and Nevsun Resources with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analys
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP), Check Point Software...
Oct 26, 2018 06:00 am ET
Aon Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results
LONDON, Oct. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --...
Oct 25, 2018 09:00 am ET
Aon and Guidewire Launch Cyber Scenario for a U.S. Dam Attack
Aon plc (NYSE:AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement, and health solutions and Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE), provider of the industry platform Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon, have launched a scenario for a hypothetical attack by hackers on a U.S. hydroelectric
Oct 18, 2018 08:00 am ET
Aon Announces New Ventures Group and Appoints Chief Innovation Officer
LONDON, Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, has announced that it is taking another significant step to realize the full potential of its Aon United growth strategy by establishing a New Ventures Group and assigning a team of proven senior leaders to further accelerate the creation of new sources of value for its clients....
Oct 12, 2018 04:15 pm ET
Aon Announces Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, Oct. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce third quarter 2018 results on Friday, October 26th 2018 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday, October 26th, 2018. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live webcast. The ear...
Oct 09, 2018 04:30 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable November 15, 2018 to shareholders of record on November 1, 2018....
Oct 02, 2018 12:45 pm ET
Financial health of Canadian defined-benefit pension plans hits all-time quarterly high in Q3 2018
Rising bond yields and a continuing strong U.S. equity market helped boost the health of Canadian defined benefit pension plans to the highest level ever recorded, according to the latest quarterly Median Solvency Ratio from Aon, a leading global...
Sep 27, 2018 12:00 pm ET
Weather-related catastrophes drove losses, but capacity of insurance industry continues to grow
From Atlantic hurricanes and California wildfires to drought in Europe, extreme weather-related events made 2017 one of the most costly on record for the global insurance industry, but insurers’ capacity to meet their losses continues to grow. That...
Sep 24, 2018 09:00 am ET
Few signs of wage pressures as employers expect marginally higher salary increases in 2019
Although unemployment in Canada is hovering at a four-decade low, new research from Aon, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, suggests that employees can expect slightly...
Sep 06, 2018 09:00 am ET
Escalating costs and employee engagement top benefits and workforce priorities for employers
Canadian employers place a high priority on employee productivity, engagement and wellness, but they are also concerned about the escalating costs of group benefits, and in particular the costs of drugs and extended health care. Those are the key...
Aug 29, 2018 10:29 am ET
Insurance Labor Study Highlights Competitive Labor Market
According to the latest iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study conducted by The Jacobson Group and
Aug 16, 2018 07:00 am ET
Managing Risk: Reputation events twice as costly for companies since rise of social media
LONDON, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Reputation events, such as cyber attacks, have a direct impact on share price, according to the findings of a new report released today by Pentland Analytics with Aon plc, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions....
Aug 07, 2018 10:18 am ET
Insurance Labor Outlook Study Results to be Revealed During Webinar
The Jacobson Group and Ward Group, a part of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), will reveal the results of the Semi-
Jul 31, 2018 01:19 pm ET
Aon Revises Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares will be payable to shareholders of record on August 10, 2018, not shareholders of record on August 1, 2018 as previously announced by the Company.  The dividend is payable August 15, 2018....
Jul 30, 2018 05:00 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, July 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable August 15, 2018 to shareholders of record on August 1, 2018....
Jul 27, 2018 06:00 am ET
Aon Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results
LONDON, July 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --...
Jul 25, 2018 06:11 am ET
Global natural disaster losses reach $45bn during 1H 2018; insurance payouts estimated at $21bn, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, July 25, 2018 /CNW/ -- Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development team of Aon's Reinsurance Solutions business, today launches its Global Catastrophe Recap: First Half of 2018 report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide in the first six months of the year....
Jul 25, 2018 06:11 am ET
Global natural disaster losses reach $45bn during 1H 2018; insurance payouts estimated at $21bn, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development team of Aon's Reinsurance Solutions business, today launches its Global Catastrophe Recap: First Half of 2018 report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide in the first six months of the year....
Jul 11, 2018 10:34 am ET
Jacobson and Ward Group Announce Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study
The 2018 third quarter iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study will begin July 11 and close July 27, 2018. The survey is conducted by The Jacobson Group and
Jul 10, 2018 02:18 pm ET
June hail and windstorms cause multi-billion global economic loss, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, July 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development team of Aon's Reinsurance Solutions business, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during June 2018. ...
Jul 09, 2018 08:00 am ET
Aon Announces First-of-its-Kind, Season-Long Golf Competition in Partnership with PGA TOUR and LPGA
LONDON and PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. and DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, is pleased to announce a multi-year partnership with the PGA TOUR and LPGA in the first-of-its-kind Aon Risk Reward Challenge....
Jul 06, 2018 04:30 pm ET
Aon Announces Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, July 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce second quarter 2018 results on Friday, July 27th 2018 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday, July 27th, 2018. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live webcast. The earnings ...
Jul 04, 2018 12:24 pm ET
As financial health of Canadian pension plans improves in second quarter, “complacency is the biggest risk”
As tensions over trade and shifting monetary policy created volatility in financial markets, the health of Canadian defined benefit pension plans improved in the second quarter of 2018, according to the latest quarterly Median Solvency Ratio survey...
Jun 08, 2018 06:49 am ET
US suffers multi-billion dollar storm losses amid subdued start to tornado season, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, June 8, 2018 /CNW/ -- Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development team of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during May 2018. ...
Jun 08, 2018 06:49 am ET
US suffers multi-billion dollar storm losses amid subdued start to tornado season, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, June 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development team of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during May 2018. ...
Jun 07, 2018 08:30 am ET
New Research Coverage Highlights Fortuna Silver Mines, First Majestic Silver, Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV, Banco Bradesco S.A., LendingTree, and Aon plc — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Exp
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (NYSE:FSM), First Majestic Silver Corp....
May 15, 2018 08:00 am ET
Aon Appoints Eric Andersen and Michael O'Connor as Co-Presidents of the Firm
LONDON, May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, has announced that Eric Andersen, Chief Executive Officer of Aon Benfield, and Michael O'Connor, Chief Executive Officer of Aon Risk Solutions, have been appointed Co-Presidents of the firm, effective immediately. As co-presidents, O'Connor and Andersen will continue to report to Aon's Chief Executive Officer, Greg Case, whose contract was recently extended by the Board of Directors until April of 2023. ...
May 10, 2018 06:09 am ET
Severe April storms result in $2bn hit to US economy, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during April 2018. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
May 04, 2018 06:30 am ET
Aon Reports First Quarter 2018 Results
LONDON, May 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ...
Apr 18, 2018 09:00 am ET
Almost two years after CPP/QPP changes were announced, many Canadian employers have yet to prepare
TORONTO, April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enhancements to the Canada Pension Plan and Quebec Pension Plan will begin to phase in next year, yet most Canadian employers have yet to take action to prepare, according to a...
Apr 13, 2018 05:15 pm ET
Aon Announces 11% Increase to Annual Cash Dividend
LONDON, April 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized an 11% increase to its annual cash dividend paid quarterly on Aon's outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares....
Apr 11, 2018 10:00 am ET
Global political volatility is leading to heightened levels of political violence and political risk
Aon publishes 2018 Risk Maps for Political Risk, Terrorism and Political Violence
Apr 10, 2018 07:30 pm ET
Global political volatility is leading to heightened levels of political violence and political risk
LONDON, April 11, 2018 /CNW/ -- Aon's (NYSE:AON) 2018 Risk Maps covering Political Risk and Terrorism and Political Violence, produced in conjunction with Continuum Economics and The Risk Advisory Group are published today. ...
Apr 10, 2018 07:30 pm ET
Global political volatility is leading to heightened levels of political violence and political risk
LONDON, April 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon's (NYSE:AON) 2018 Risk Maps covering Political Risk and Terrorism and Political Violence, produced in conjunction with Continuum Economics and The Risk Advisory Group are published today. ...
Apr 10, 2018 08:00 am ET
Aon and HP Join Forces to Combat Cyber Risk
NEW YORK and PALO ALTO, Calif., April 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon (NYSE: AON) and HP today announced a strategic collaboration to strengthen companies' business continuity and disaster recovery planning with comprehensive IT security and cyber risk management services....
Apr 06, 2018 04:30 pm ET
Aon Announces First Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, April 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce first quarter 2018 results on Friday, May 4th, 2018 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, president and CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday, May 4th, 2018. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live webcast. Th...
Apr 03, 2018 02:01 pm ET
Aon: despite slight decline, financial health of defined benefit pension plans remains strong in first quarter
TORONTO, April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coming off decade-high levels at the end of 2017, the financial health of Canadian defined benefit pensions plans declined only slightly in the first quarter of 2018, and overall financial health...
Mar 26, 2018 07:40 am ET
Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Aon plc, Endeavour Silver, BlackBerry, DURECT, Castle Brands, and Nabors Industries — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence
NEW YORK, March 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), Endeavour Silver Corporation...
Mar 13, 2018 10:00 am ET
Aon survey: falling employee engagement in Canada is a “wake-up call” for employers
TORONTO, March 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Employee engagement declined slightly in Canada against the global trend identified based on opinions from more than five million employees around the world, according to a new report from Aon, a...
Mar 13, 2018 08:12 am ET
Global Employee Engagement Levels Bounce Back to All-Time Highs in 2017
CHICAGO, March 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After a dip last year—the first since 2012—global employee engagement levels jumped back to an all-time high in 2017, according to a new report from Aon, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. ...
Feb 19, 2018 11:57 am ET
Insurance Labor Study Highlights Stabilizing Labor Market
According to the latest iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study conducted by The Jacobson Group and
Feb 08, 2018 10:40 am ET
January windstorms expected to cost European insurers more than $2bn, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during January 2018. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Feb 07, 2018 07:50 am ET
Aon Securities structures record-breaking earthquake catastrophe bond for World Bank
CHICAGO, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon Securities, the investment banking division of global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor Aon Benfield, has assisted the World Bank in structuring the largest ever catastrophe bond covering earthquake, providing the organization with USD1.36 billion of capital markets protection. ...
Feb 05, 2018 02:38 pm ET
Insurance Labor Outlook Study Results to be Revealed During Webinar
The Jacobson Group and Ward Group, a part of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), will reveal the results of
Feb 05, 2018 08:00 am ET
Cisco, Apple, Aon, Allianz Introduce a First in Cyber Risk Management
Combined Approach Integrates Technology, Services and Enhanced Cyber Insurance to Make Businesses More Resilient
Feb 02, 2018 05:30 am ET
Aon Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results
LONDON, Feb. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --...
Jan 24, 2018 10:00 am ET
Costliest year on record for weather disasters with USD344 billion global economic loss in 2017 – Aon catastrophe report
All natural disasters cost USD353 billion, with insurance industry in position to handle high volume of claims payouts and explore future growth to build resilience in underinsured regions
Jan 24, 2018 06:05 am ET
Costliest year on record for weather disasters with USD344 billion global economic loss in 2017 - Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Jan. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches its Weather, Climate & Catastrophe Insight: 2017 Annual Report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during 2017 to promote awareness and enhance resilience. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Jan 18, 2018 03:30 pm ET
Aon Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce fourth quarter and full year 2017 results on Friday, February 2nd, 2018 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, president and CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday, February 2nd, 2018. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly a...
Jan 15, 2018 03:30 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, Jan. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable February 15, 2018 to shareholders of record on February 1, 2018....
Jan 09, 2018 09:30 am ET
Jacobson and Ward Group Announce Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study
The 2018 first quarter iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study will begin January 8 and close January 26, 2018. The survey
Jan 08, 2018 05:00 am ET
Aon's Cybersecurity 2018 Predictions: Companies Will Make Major Enterprise-Wide Changes to Address Cyber Risk
NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As cyber attacks increasingly threaten every aspect of business and grow in volume and scale, companies will be forced to take new measures to address cybersecurity risk holistically, integrating it more aggressively into their enterprise risk management, according to Aon's Cyber Solutions industry specialists in the 2018 Cybersecurity Predictions report. The report outlines a number of specific actions that Aon believes companies will take in 2018 to address cyber threats, as well as other cyber trends that it anticipates in the New Year. ...
Jan 04, 2018 10:29 am ET
Aon survey finds financial health of defined benefit pension plans ends 2017 near decade-long highs
· Aon’s Median Solvency Ratio at end of Q4 2017 stood at 99.2%
Jan 02, 2018 07:00 am ET
Aon completes acquisition of leading alternative investment advisor Townsend Group
CHICAGO, Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon, the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today announced it has completed its acquisition of The Townsend Group (Townsend), majority owned by Colony NorthStar, Inc. Townsend is a leading provider of global investment management and advisory services primarily focused on real estate and real assets.  ...
Nov 30, 2017 01:57 am ET
Compensation and Benefit Trends 2017: Salaries Remain Stable while Turnover Rates Rise in Thailand
Salary increases during the year are in the range of 4.7% to 5.9% according to Thailand's Total Compensation Measurement (TCM) Study and Benefit Survey 2017. The survey was conducted by Aon (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement, and health solutions.
Nov 09, 2017 09:00 am ET
Effectively leading through change defines excellence for Aon’s 2018 Best Employers in Canada
TORONTO, Nov. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aon, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, released its 2018 Aon Best Employers in Canada – the country’s premier benchmark for...
Nov 02, 2017 12:38 am ET
Technology Companies in Asia-Pacific Ready to Boost 2018 Salary Budgets to Address Rising Employee Turnover And Strong Demand for Talent
The Talent, Rewards & Performance practice of Aon plc (NYSE: AON) has just released new data on projected 2018 salary budgets and hiring plans at technology sector companies across the Asia-Pacific region. Leveraging insights from Radford, the firm's dedicated technology and life sciences unit, the new data shows technology companies in the region are preparing to spend more in 2018 in the face of rising employee turnover and strong demand for critical talent.
Oct 27, 2017 07:30 am ET
Aon Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results
LONDON, Oct. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --...
Oct 16, 2017 12:07 pm ET
US homeowners' insurance is industry 'growth engine' with $93bn premium forecast - Aon annual study
CHICAGO, Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today launches its annual Homeowners' ROE Outlook report, which forecasts continued growth in direct US homeowners' insurance premiums for 2017 despite a decreasing return on equity for insurers....
Oct 12, 2017 05:30 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable November 15, 2017 to shareholders of record on November 1, 2017....
Oct 05, 2017 01:24 pm ET
Record month of Atlantic tropical cyclones leads to major financial toll, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during September 2017. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE: AON)....
Oct 04, 2017 05:30 pm ET
Aon Announces Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce third quarter 2017 results on Friday, October 27th, 2017 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, president and CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday, October 27th, 2017. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live we...
Oct 03, 2017 04:43 pm ET
As interest rates rise, Canadian defined benefit pension solvency in third quarter hits highest level in 10 years
Aon’s Median Solvency Ratio for defined benefit plans increased to 99.3%Canadian pension solvency at highest level since the financial crisis Aon Hewitt Canada TORONTO, Oct. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the Bank of Canada raised its target overnight rate twice and bond yields soared in the third quarter, the median solvency ratio of Canadian defined benefit (DB) pension plans hit a new post-recession high, according to Aon’s latest quarterly median solvency ratio survey....
Oct 02, 2017 06:27 am ET
Sep 28, 2017 12:28 pm ET
Stroz Friedberg, an Aon Company, named a Leader in "Digital Forensics And Incident Response Service Providers, Q3 2017" report by Independent Research Firm
NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stroz Friedberg, an Aon Company, announced today that Forrester Research has named it a Leader in the report, The Forrester Wave™: Digital Forensics And Incident Response Service Providers, Q3 2017. ...
Sep 11, 2017 01:44 pm ET
Hurricane Harvey highlights magnitude of insurance protection gap, according to Aon outlook report
MONTE CARLO, Monaco, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), today releases the September 2017 edition of its Reinsurance Market Outlook report, which assesses the key drivers of reinsurance supply and demand in the approach to the January 1 renewals....
Sep 11, 2017 04:41 am ET
'Open architecture innovation' will drive new growth for insurers, according to Aon GIMO report
MONTE CARLO, Monaco, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today launches its annual Global Insurance Market Opportunities (GIMO) report, which examines key areas of potential growth for insurers. ...
Sep 10, 2017 10:19 pm ET
Sep 08, 2017 11:30 am ET
Hurricane Harvey likely to be one of the costliest natural disasters on record for US economy, according to Aon report
CHICAGO, Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during August 2017. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Sep 07, 2017 11:37 am ET
Record ILS figures highlight abundance of alternative capital, according to Aon ILS report
CHICAGO, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon Securities, the investment banking division of global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor Aon Benfield, today launches its annual report on the insurance-linked securities (ILS) sector, which analyzes the key trends witnessed in the 12 months to June 30, 2017, and also provides an overview of related markets and re/insurance mergers and acquisitions activity....
Sep 05, 2017 11:00 am ET
Sep 01, 2017 06:01 pm ET
Aon to acquire leading real estate investment advisor Townsend Group; extending leadership position in investments
LONDON, Sept. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon, the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The Townsend Group (Townsend), majority owned by Colony NorthStar, Inc., a leading global real estate and investment management firm. Townsend is a leading provider of global investment management and advisory services primarily focused on real estate. This transaction will bolster Aon's offering in alternative private market assets, reflecting the increasingly important...
Aug 30, 2017 03:46 am ET
Aon announces Best Employers in China for 2017
Aon (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement, and health solutions, has named fourteen organisations as Best Employers China 2017.
Aug 24, 2017 06:00 am ET
Aug 23, 2017 10:00 am ET
CNA and Aon Affinity Partner to Deliver Enhanced Professional Liability Insurance Program for Dental Practices
CHICAGO, Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA and Aon Affinity, the affinity business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), have joined forces to offer dental firms nationwide a contemporary insurance solution. This powerful partnership, with nearly 100 years of combined experience in the dental malpractice insurance market, capitalizes on the marketing, distribution, underwriting, risk control and claims expertise of both organizations, to provide malpractice coverage which meets the evolving needs of dental practices. ...
Aug 08, 2017 12:03 pm ET
Asia records $10bn economic loss as severe flooding continues in July, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during July 2017. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Aug 04, 2017 07:30 am ET
Aon Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
LONDON, Aug. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --...
Jul 19, 2017 11:41 am ET
Global economy suffers $53bn natural disaster loss during 1H 2017, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches its Global Catastrophe Recap: First Half of 2017 report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide in the first six months of the year. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON). ...
Jul 18, 2017 04:30 pm ET
Ward Group Reveals Its Ward's 50 List of Top Performing Insurance Companies for 2017
CINCINNATI, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The list of Ward's 50® top performing insurance companies was released by Ward Group, a part of Aon plc (NYSE:AON) and the leading provider of operational and compensation benchmarking and best practices services for insurance companies. ...
Jul 14, 2017 05:30 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, July 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable August 15, 2017 to shareholders of record on August 1, 2017....
Jul 12, 2017 05:30 pm ET
Aon Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, plans to announce second quarter 2017 results on Friday, August 4th, 2017 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, president and CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday, August 4th, 2017. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live web...
Jul 06, 2017 01:24 pm ET
Flood and convective storm events cost global economy more than $5bn in June, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during June 2017. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Jul 05, 2017 03:01 pm ET
As asset rally stalls, Canadian pension solvency declines in second quarter, falling off post-crisis record
Aon’s Median Solvency Ratio for defined benefit plans decreased to 94.8%Canadian pension solvency declined by almost two percentage points from Q1Aon’s Median Solvency Ratio TORONTO, July 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As Canadian equities suffered and the Bank of Canada signalled that monetary accommodation might be ending, the median solvency ratio of Canadian defined benefit (DB) pension plans in the second quarter fell from the post-recession high set in Q1, according to Aon’s latest quarterly median solvency ratio survey....
Jun 08, 2017 12:50 pm ET
US economy takes $4bn hit from May severe weather; insurance payouts approach $3bn, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, June 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during May 2017. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
May 15, 2017 09:00 am ET
Aon's PathWise® Solutions Group Develops World-first IFRS 17 Solution for Kyobo Life
PathWise platform is 'hundreds of times faster' than legacy systems ...
May 15, 2017 09:00 am ET
May 10, 2017 10:00 am ET
Aon Names Jason Hogg Leader of Cyber Solutions and Chief Executive Officer of Stroz Friedberg
LONDON, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today announced that Jason Hogg has joined the firm as Leader of Aon Cyber Solutions, responsible for the growth strategy of the firm's solutions that help clients address and manage cyber risk. He will also serve as Chief Executive Officer of Stroz Friedberg, an Aon company, succeeding Michael Patsalos-Fox. Patsalos-Fox is retiring after successfully leading the company through the Aon acquisition and integration....
May 09, 2017 07:30 am ET
Aon Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
LONDON, May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ...
May 04, 2017 06:00 am ET
Aon Acquires Leading Provider of Talent Measurement and Psychometric Assessment
Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today announced it has acquired cut-e a global leader in online talent assessments based in Hamburg, Germany. Financial terms were not disclosed.
May 03, 2017 06:30 am ET
Aon Completes Acquisition of The International Benefits Brokerage Portfolio of Mayfair Group
Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today announced it has completed its acquisition of the international health and benefits brokerage portfolio of Mayfair Group, a leading solutions provider to Indian multinational companies.
May 01, 2017 05:30 pm ET
Aon Completes Sale of Outsourcing Platform
LONDON, May 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today announced that it has completed the sale of its benefits administration and HR BPO platform to private equity funds affiliated with Blackstone for cash consideration of $4.3 billion at closing, and additional consideration of up to $500 million based on future performance. Total after-tax cash proceeds were approximately $3.0 billion after customary working capital and other adjustments....
Apr 25, 2017 08:00 am ET
Aon/Ponemon report: Almost four times more budget is being spent on property related risks vs. cyber risk
CHICAGO, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2017 Cyber Risk Transfer Comparison Global Report, released today by the Ponemon Institute, a leading research firm on privacy, data protection and information security, and sponsored by Aon plc (NYSE:AON), found that organizations now believe that their cyber assets are more valuable than plant, property and equipment assets, even though they are spending four times more budget on insurance protecting the latter risks....
Apr 24, 2017 07:00 am ET
Unprecedented volatility adds new urgency and complexity to old risks, reports Aon's 2017 Global Risk Management Survey
LONDON, April, 24 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Trends in economics, demographics and geopolitics along with rapid technology advancements are transforming traditional risks for global businesses, adding new urgency and complexity to old challenges, according to Aon's (NYSE:AON) 2017 Global Risk Management Survey....
Apr 14, 2017 05:00 pm ET
Aon Announces 9% Increase to Annual Cash Dividend
LONDON, April 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global provider of risk management and human resource consulting, announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized a 9% increase to its annual cash dividend paid quarterly on Aon's outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares....
Apr 13, 2017 05:00 pm ET
Aon Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, April 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global provider of risk management and human resource consulting, plans to announce first quarter 2017 results on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, president and CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live webcast. The earnings release and suppleme...
Apr 07, 2017 04:02 am ET
Severe US weather expected to cost insurers more than $2bn in March, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, April 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during March 2017. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE: AON)....
Apr 06, 2017 03:00 am ET
Populism and terrorism converge to compound global risks
LONDON, April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A 14 percent worldwide increase in terrorist attacks in 2016 and populist nationalism are creating an increasingly volatile operating environment for international business. Aon's (NYSE:AON) 2017 Risk Maps covering Political Risk and Terrorism and Political Violence, produced in conjunction with Roubini Global Economics and The Risk Advisory Group, also confirmed that while Western countries saw a marked increase in terrorist incidents, attacks on these countries still account for less than three percent of terrorist violence globally. In 2016, the Unite...
Mar 24, 2017 12:30 am ET
2017 Employee Engagement Trends: Singapore Suffers Steep 4-Point Decline
Singapore's employee engagement score fell by 4 points to 59 percent, according to the 2017 Trends in Global Employee Engagement Report from Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON).
Mar 09, 2017 10:04 am ET
Early start to severe weather season takes its toll on US economy in February, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/-- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during February 2017. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Feb 10, 2017 06:01 am ET
Aon Signs Definitive Agreement to Sell Benefits Administration and HR Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Platform
LONDON, Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its benefits administration and HR BPO platform to Blackstone for cash consideration of $4.3 billion at closing and additional consideration of up to $500 million based on future performance.  Total after-tax cash proceeds are expected to be approximately $3.0 billion, subject to customary working capital and other adjustments at closing. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including receipt of specified antitrust clearances, and is expected to c...
Feb 10, 2017 06:00 am ET
Aon Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results
LONDON, Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --...
Feb 09, 2017 11:39 am ET
US weather losses exceed $1bn in January for insurers, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during January 2017. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Jan 27, 2017 06:16 pm ET
/C O R R E C T I O N -- MailMyPrescriptions.com/
In the news release, "MailMyPrescriptions.com announces strategic agreement with Aon Benefit and National General Subsidiaries to save American's on prescription drugs", issued 26-Jan-2017 by MailMyPrescriptions.com over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the headline has been updated and should read "MailMyPrescriptions.com - Announcement" as originally issued. The complete, corrected release follows:...
Jan 26, 2017 04:21 pm ET
MailMyPrescriptions.com announces strategic agreement with Aon Benefit and National General Subsidiaries to save American's on prescription drugs
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MailMyPrescriptions.com announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Alliance HealthCard of Florida, Inc. Alliance HealthCard of Florida, Inc., a division of Aon Benefit Solutions, Inc., an Aon subsidiary (NYSE: AON), will make mailmyprescriptions.com available to America's Health Care Plan/RX  Plan Agency, Inc. (AHCP) owned by National General Insurance Company (NASDAQ: NGHC). ...
Jan 18, 2017 07:30 am ET
Aon completes acquisition of health and benefits brokerage and solutions firm Admix
LONDON, Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon announced it has completed its acquisition of Admix, a leading health and benefits brokerage and solutions firm in Brazil. Financial terms were not disclosed....
Jan 17, 2017 08:03 am ET
Flood most damaging peril of 2016, causing nearly one-third of $210bn global economic losses - according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches its 2016 Annual Global Climate and Catastrophe Report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during the last 12 months to promote awareness and enhance resilience. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Jan 16, 2017 04:30 pm ET
Aon Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call
LONDON, Jan. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global provider of risk management and human resource consulting and outsourcing, plans to announce fourth quarter and full year 2016 results on Friday, February 10th, 2017 in a news release to be issued before the market opens. Greg Case, president and CEO, will host a conference call at 7:30 am Central Time on Friday, February 10th, 2017. The conference call will be broadcast live through Aon's website at www.aon.com.  Adobe Flash is required to listen to this webcast. A replay will be available shortly after the live we...
Jan 16, 2017 12:00 pm ET
On Canada Pension Plan reform, employers have concerns, but many have yet to begin preparing for change
As the government commitment to expanding the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) moves forward, the need is pressing for Canadian employers to assess employee compensation, pensions and benefits, and to prepare for integrating the new CPP into their total...
Jan 13, 2017 04:30 pm ET
Aon Declares Quarterly Dividend
LONDON, Jan. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global provider of risk management and human resource consulting and outsourcing, announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.33 per share on outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares. The dividend is payable February 15, 2017 to shareholders of record on February 1, 2017....
Jan 10, 2017 09:41 am ET
ASAE Launches Enhanced Directors' & Officers' Liability Insurance for Associations
WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ASAE's Endorsed Directors' and Officers' (D&O) Insurance Program is delivering a  broader, enhanced and competitively-priced D&O insurance coverage solution to the association community. Developed by Aon Affinity Nonprofits (Aon), in partnership with A+ rated Arch Insurance Company (Arch), ASAE-Endorsed D&O Insurance is a flexible multi-coverage product tailored to meet the evolving risk management needs of trade and professional associations, as well as other nonprofit organizations, across the nation....
Jan 05, 2017 03:54 pm ET
As solvency hits new highs, diversification, de-risking and market dynamism on pension agenda for 2017
The median solvency ratio of Canadian defined benefit (DB) pension plans -- a key measure of their financial health -- finished 2016 by surging to its highest level in two and a half years, according to the latest quarterly pension plan solvency...
Jan 02, 2017 08:00 pm ET
Aon Hewitt Consulting Announces Leadership Change in Greater China
Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), has announced the appointment of Peter Zhang as the new Chief Executive Officer for its consulting business in Greater China, effective immediately. He will succeed Klaus Liu, who will take on the role of Chairman.
Dec 15, 2016 08:28 am ET
Global Medical Costs Expected to Increase in 2017 Despite Lower Rates of Inflation
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Dec. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- While global inflation rates appear to be mitigating, average cost increases for employer-sponsored medical plans globally are continuing to rise, according to a new report from Aon. Average cost increases are projected to be 8.2 percent in 2017, up slightly from 8.1 percent in 2016. However, the average inflation rate in 2017 is projected to be 2.8 percent, down slightly from 2.9 percent in 2016. ...
Dec 07, 2016 08:00 pm ET
Marriott named Aon Best Employer in Asia Pacific, capping a momentous year
Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) has been named a 2016 Aon Best Employer in Asia Pacific by Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON). The Aon Best Employers program measures and recognizes employer excellence worldwide.
Dec 07, 2016 10:00 am ET
Billion-dollar economic cost from New Zealand earthquake as insurance claims breach 15,000, according to Aon catastrophe report
CHICAGO, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during November 2016. Aon Benfield is the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON)....
Nov 25, 2016 06:00 am ET
Aon announces agreement to acquire leading health and benefits brokerage and solutions firm in Brazil
LONDON, Nov. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Admix, a leading health and benefits brokerage and solutions firm in Brazil. Financial terms were not disclosed and the acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approval....
Nov 18, 2016 08:08 am ET
Nearly Half of Employers View Employer Mandate as Top Health Care Concern Going into 2017
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Nov. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- With the results of the 2016 election now in the record books, Congress and the president are set to engage, for the second time in less than a decade, in a debate over the future of the United States health care system. According to a new pulse survey from Aon, nearly half (48 percent) of employers say the employer mandate is their primary health care concern going into the next administration. ...
Nov 10, 2016 09:45 am ET
The 2017 Aon Best Employers in Canada recognizes 30 leaders in workplace excellence from Western Canada
Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), today released the results of its 2017 Aon Best Employers in Canada Study, which found that 79 companies across the country set the mark for engaging...
Nov 10, 2016 08:00 am ET
Canada's Best Employers get high marks for employee engagement; beat the world in key workplace metrics
Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), today released the results of its 2017 Aon Best Employers in Canada Study, which found that 79 companies, including 39 large organizations with more than...
Nov 10, 2016 08:00 am ET
New umbrella product available to community associations, through Ian H. Graham Insurance
CHICAGO, Nov. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Insurance agents and brokers now have access to a new umbrella product for their community association clients.  Ian H. Graham Insurance (IHG), a division of Aon Affinity, the affinity business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), has expanded its exclusive suite of products with CNA, to include umbrella insurance for community associations, in addition to directors' and officers' (D&O) liability and crime insurance. ...
Nov 10, 2016 08:00 am ET
The 2017 Aon Small and Medium-sized Best Employers in Canada recognize 40 leaders in workplace excellence
Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), today released the results of its 2017 Aon Best Employers in Canada Study, which found that 40 small and medium-sized enterprises set the mark for...