Global economy suffers $53bn natural disaster loss during 1H 2017, according to Aon catastrophe report
Posted on Jul 19, 2017 (2 days ago)
Insurers face $22bn natural disaster payout with 76 percent of losses related to U.S. events CHICAGO , July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, ...
Ward Group Reveals Its Ward's 50 List of Top Performing Insurance Companies for 2017
Posted on Jul 18, 2017 (2 days ago)
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 (AON) and the leading provider of operational and compensation benchmarking and best practices services for insurance companies. The Ward's 50 property-casualty group of insurance companies produced an 11.4 percent statutory return on average equity from 2012 to 2016, compared to 8.4 percent for the property-casualty industry overall. In selecting the Ward's 50, we identified companies that pass financial stability requirements and measure their ability to grow while maintaining strong capital positions and underwriting results," said Jeff Rieder, partner and head of Ward Group.
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 ...
Thesis Conduent (CNDT) is a recent spin-off from Xerox (XRX) in the business processing outsourcing (BPO) industry. All of this is backstopped by Carl Icahn’s three board seats and 10% stake, Affiliated Computer Services (ACS)/Conduent founder and second-largest shareholder Darwin Deason’s 6% stake, and a potential acquisition as the BPO industry consolidates. There are many ways to be right with Conduent, and the discounted valuation and countercyclical business model provides a healthy margin of safety to unforeseen macro-driven risk off market pressure.
Aon Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Posted on Jul 12, 2017 (8 days ago)
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 ...
Jacobson and Ward Group Conduct Mid-Year U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study
Posted on Jul 11, 2017 (10 days ago)
The 2017 mid-year iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study, conducted by The Jacobson Group and Ward Group, a part of Aon Hewitt, a business unit of Aon plc , will begin July 10 and close July 28, 2017.
Flood and convective storm events cost global economy more than $5bn in June, according to Aon catastrophe report
Posted on Jul 6, 2017 (15 days ago)
US and China suffer widespread economic and insurance impact from events CHICAGO , July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Forecasting , Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the ...
As asset rally stalls, Canadian pension solvency declines in second quarter, falling off post-crisis record
Posted on Jul 5, 2017 (15 days ago)
Aon’ s Median Solvency Ratio for defined benefit plans decreased to 94.8% Canadian pension solvency declined by almost two percentage points from Q1. TORONTO, July 05, 2017-- As Canadian equities suffered ...
UK pension consultants get brief reprieve from competition probe
Posted on Jun 28, 2017 (23 days ago)
British pensions consultants got a brief stay of execution from a competition review on Wednesday but are still likely to face a probe later this year after the country's financial watchdog rejected their defence. The Financial Conduct Authority proposed sweeping changes to the asset management sector in order to improve transparency and value for money for customers, including around fee disclosures and fund governance. In a toughly worded interim update in November, the FCA had raised the prospect of referring the consultants, which advise on 3 trillion pounds ($3.85 trillion) of investments for pension schemes and others, to the Competitions and Markets Authority, citing concerns around conflicts of interest and opaque fees.
cut-e Offers Managers a Free Report on their Leadership Style
Posted on Jun 26, 2017 (25 days ago)
Managers can gain a free comprehensive feedback report that details your leadership style and your work-related values, motives and interests, in return for taking a 30-minute online survey. Developed by the international assessment specialist cut-e and Irish Times Training, the executive education provider, the survey aims to identify what drives managers in Ireland and what they think about the workplace. It asks for brief demographic details and involves two short psychometric questionnaires about your work-related behaviour and your attitude to your work environment.
[$$] Apprenticeships Aren't Just for Welders Anymore
Posted on Jun 14, 2017 (36 days ago)
A small but growing number of young people are now apprenticing in fields that require a suit and tie instead of coveralls and gloves, with firms ranging from Wells Fargo to Aon embracing apprenticeship-style ...
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