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Jul 24, 2015, 06:17 ET
Aon plc (http://www.aon.com) is a leading global provider of risk management, insurance brokerage and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 69,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative risk and people solutions. For further information on our capabilities and to learn how we empower results for clients, please visit: http://aon.mediaroom.com.

Qin Lu Joins Aon as CEO, Aon Benfield Greater China and CEO, Aon Risk Solutions, China

Aon plc (NYSE: AON), the leading global provider of risk management and human resource consulting and outsourcing, today announced the appointment...

Jul 21, 2015, 08:56 ET
Aon plc (http://www.aon.com) is a leading global provider of risk management, insurance brokerage and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 69,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative risk and people solutions. For further information on our capabilities and to learn how we empower results for clients, please visit: http://aon.mediaroom.com

Catastrophes losses hit USD46 billion but represent a 58% drop in the first half average: Impact Forecasting report

 Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its Global Catastrophe Recap:...

Jul 15, 2015, 09:13 ET
Aon plc (http://www.aon.com) is a leading global provider of risk management, insurance brokerage and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 69,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative risk and people solutions. For further information on our capabilities and to learn how we empower results for clients, please visit: http://aon.mediaroom.com

Aon Survey: Employers Split on the Impact that Carrier Consolidation Will Have on Their Health Strategies

In the wake of the proposed Aetna and Humana merger, a new pulse survey from Aon (NYSE: AON) reveals that companies have varying opinions on the...

Jul 09, 2015, 09:23 ET
Aon plc (http://www.aon.com) is a leading global provider of risk management, insurance brokerage and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 69,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative risk and people solutions. For further information on our capabilities and to learn how we empower results for clients, please visit: http://aon.mediaroom.com.

Peers Most Likely to Influence Employers' Health Strategies; 2016 Election a Non-Factor

 Most employers plan to change their long-term health strategies to evolve with the changing health landscape, yet a new Aon Hewitt survey...

Jul 08, 2015, 11:26 ET
Aon plc (http://www.aon.com) is a leading global provider of risk management, insurance brokerage and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 69,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative risk and people solutions. For further information on our capabilities and to learn how we empower results for clients, please visit: http://aon.mediaroom.com.

China monsoon losses approached $4bn in June, according to Aon catastrophe report

 Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe...

Jul 07, 2015, 10:49 ET
Aon plc (http://www.aon.com) is a leading global provider of risk management, insurance brokerage and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 69,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative risk and people solutions. For further information on our capabilities and to learn how we empower results for clients, please visit: http://aon.mediaroom.com.

U.S. Pension Funded Status Deficit Drops $81 Billion in 2nd Quarter of 2015

 The funded status of U.S. pension plans improved in the second quarter of 2015, with the deficit declining by $81 billion for the quarter,...

Jun 25, 2015, 10:40 ET
Aon Corporation (http://www.aon.com) is a leading provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, human capital and management consulting, and specialty insurance underwriting. There are 37,000 employees working in Aon's 500 offices in more than 120 countries. Backed by broad resources, industry knowledge and technical expertise, Aon professionals help a wide range of clients develop effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions.

Companies Turn their Focus to Excise Tax; Pre-65 Retiree Strategies in Wake of King v. Burwell Ruling

 Today the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a decision on the King v. Burwell case, which ruled that individuals can continue to receive...

Jun 04, 2015, 11:07 ET
Aon Corporation (http://www.aon.com) is a leading provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, human capital and management consulting, and specialty insurance underwriting. There are 37,000 employees working in Aon's 500 offices in more than 120 countries. Backed by broad resources, industry knowledge and technical expertise, Aon professionals help a wide range of clients develop effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions.

Insurance claims set to exceed $1bn following U.S. severe thunderstorms and flooding

 Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe...

Jun 03, 2015, 09:35 ET
Aon Corporation (http://www.aon.com) is a leading provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, human capital and management consulting, and specialty insurance underwriting. There are 37,000 employees working in Aon's 500 offices in more than 120 countries. Backed by broad resources, industry knowledge and technical expertise, Aon professionals help a wide range of clients develop effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions

Global Employee Engagement Levels Have Plateaued, and Average Employee's Perception of the Work Experience is Deteriorating

New research from Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), finds that while employee...

May 28, 2015, 09:35 ET
Aon Corporation (http://www.aon.com) is a leading provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, human capital and management consulting, and specialty insurance underwriting. There are 37,000 employees working in Aon's 500 offices in more than 120 countries. Backed by broad resources, industry knowledge and technical expertise, Aon professionals help a wide range of clients develop effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions.

Despite Record-High 401(k) Plan Balances, Few Workers are Actively Managing their Portfolios

 While 401(k) plan balances and participation are at record-highs, a new survey from Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health...

May 20, 2015, 09:23 ET
Aon Corporation (http://www.aon.com) is a leading provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, human capital and management consulting, and specialty insurance underwriting. There are 37,000 employees working in Aon's 500 offices in more than 120 countries. Backed by broad resources, industry knowledge and technical expertise, Aon professionals help a wide range of clients develop effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions.

Companies Look to Transition Retirees to Health Exchanges

 Challenges and opportunities created by the Affordable Care Act are prompting two-thirds of companies to consider altering their pre-65...

May 15, 2015, 08:33 ET

Sun Life Financial adopta la plataforma de anualidad variable PathWise™ de Aon

- PathWise impulsa el rendimiento operacional para una firma líder en servicios financieros globales  Aon Benfield Securities,...

May 14, 2015, 16:55 ET

Sun Life Financial adopte la plateforme d'annuités variables PathWise™ d'Aon

- PathWise stimule les rendements d'exploitation de l'une des plus grandes entreprises de services financiers au monde  Aon Benfield...

May 14, 2015, 16:00 ET

Sun Life Financial adopta plataforma de anualidad variable PathWise™ de Aon

 Aon Benfield Securities, división bancaria de inversiones de Aon Benfield, intermediaria global de reaseguro y consultora de capital,...

May 14, 2015, 13:52 ET

Sun Life Financial führt Aon PathWise™ Variable-Annuity-Plattform ein

- PathWise verbessert operatives Geschäft für führenden internationalen Finanzdienstleister  Aon Benfield Securities, der...

May 14, 2015, 13:50 ET

Sun Life Financial adota plataforma de anuidade variável Aon PathWise™

Aon Benfield Securities, a divisão de bancos de investimentos da intermediária de resseguros e assessoria de capital Aon Benfield, uma...

May 14, 2015, 10:44 ET
Aon Corporation (http://www.aon.com) is a leading provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, human capital and management consulting, and specialty insurance underwriting. There are 37,000 employees working in Aon's 500 offices in more than 120 countries. Backed by broad resources, industry knowledge and technical expertise, Aon professionals help a wide range of clients develop effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions.

Sun Life Financial adopts Aon PathWise™ variable annuity platform

 Aon Benfield Securities, the investment banking division of global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor Aon Benfield, a wholly-owned...

May 07, 2015, 11:28 ET
Aon Corporation (http://www.aon.com) is a leading provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, human capital and management consulting, and specialty insurance underwriting. There are 37,000 employees working in Aon's 500 offices in more than 120 countries. Backed by broad resources, industry knowledge and technical expertise, Aon professionals help a wide range of clients develop effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions.

Preliminary economic impact of Nepal earthquake may reach $5bn

 Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe...

May 06, 2015, 09:34 ET
Aon Corporation (http://www.aon.com) is a leading provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, human capital and management consulting, and specialty insurance underwriting. There are 37,000 employees working in Aon's 500 offices in more than 120 countries. Backed by broad resources, industry knowledge and technical expertise, Aon professionals help a wide range of clients develop effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions.

Third-Year Enrollment Results in the Aon Active Health Exchange Underscore Long-Term Sustainability of Private Exchanges

 Aon Hewitt today announced that the third-year enrollment results from the Aon Active Health Exchange further demonstrate that well-designed...

May 01, 2015, 06:30 ET

Aon Reports First Quarter 2015 Results

Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today reported results for the three months ended March 31, 2015. Net income attributable to Aon shareholders was $328...