Aon Announces Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Posted on Oct 12, 2018 (2 days ago)
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 ...
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 ...
Aon Corporation -- Moody's rates Aon's multi-purpose shelf (senior at (P)Baa2)
Posted on Oct 5, 2018 (9 days ago)
Moody's Investors Service has assigned provisional senior ratings of (P)Baa2 and provisional subordinated ratings of (P)Baa3 to the multi-purpose shelf registration of UK-domiciled Aon Plc (AON) and its main US holding company, Aon Corporation. Under the shelf, Aon Corporation would guarantee debt issued by Aon Plc, and Aon Plc would guarantee debt issued by Aon Corporation, consistent with the group's existing debts.
Financial health of Canadian defined-benefit pension plans hits all-time quarterly high in Q3 2018
Posted on Oct 2, 2018 (12 days ago)
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 professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. “Aon has been measuring median solvency for the better part of two decades now, and we have never seen quarterly levels this high,” said William da Silva, Senior Partner and Retirement Practice Director at Aon. “That’s really good news, but it also presents a great opportunity for pension plan sponsors to ask themselves some tough questions about risk. For instance: Is their asset strategy optimized based on new funding rules in several jurisdictions?
Weather-related catastrophes drove losses, but capacity of insurance industry continues to grow
Posted on Sep 27, 2018 (17 days ago)
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. “The bad news for insurers is clear: 2017 was one of the worst years for insured losses on record,” said Rohan Dixon, Executive Vice-President and Chief Broking Officer, Aon, Canada.
Escalating costs and employee engagement top benefits and workforce priorities for employers
Posted on Sep 6, 2018 (39 days ago)
TORONTO, Sept. 06, 2018-- 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 ...
Insurance Labor Study Highlights Competitive Labor Market
Posted on Aug 29, 2018 (47 days ago)
According to the latest iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study conducted by The Jacobson Group and Ward Group, a part of Aon plc (AON), 63 percent of companies polled intend to increase staff in 2018. In addition, the Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported that the unemployment rate for the insurance industry is at 1.7 percent. “Expected increases in business volume and expansion into new markets are driving continued hiring,” says Gregory P. Jacobson, co-chief executive officer of Jacobson.
Managing Risk: Reputation events twice as costly for companies since rise of social media
Posted on Aug 16, 2018 (60 days ago)
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. The report found that since the introduction of social media, the impact of reputation events on stock prices has doubled.
Insurance Labor Outlook Study Results to be Revealed During Webinar
Posted on Aug 7, 2018 (69 days ago)
The Jacobson Group and Ward Group, a part of Aon plc (AON), will reveal the results of the Semi-Annual Insurance Industry Labor Outlook Study in a complimentary webinar presentation on August 22, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. CDT. “This study has developed into an accurate predictor of the insurance industry’s staffing outlook,” said Gregory P. Jacobson, co-chief executive officer of The Jacobson Group. The webinar will be presented by Jacobson and Jeff Rieder, partner and head of Ward Group.
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 ...