ITASCA, Ill., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) will release its fourth quarter 2009 earnings after the market closes on Tuesday, February 2, 2009. A printer-friendly format will be available on the company's web site shortly thereafter.
In conjunction with this release, J. Patrick Gallagher, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO, will host a webcast conference call on Wednesday, February 3, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. ET/8:00 a.m. CT which will be broadcast live through Gallagher's web site at www.ajg.com. A conference call replay will also be available on the company's web site approximately one hour after the broadcast and can be accessed by going to Investor Relations and clicking on Presentations.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., an international insurance brokerage and risk management services firm, is headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, has operations in 15 countries and does business in more than 100 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.
Statements made during this conference call, as well as responses to questions asked during the Question and Answer portion, may contain certain forward-looking statements relating to future results. The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a safe harbor for forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expected, depending on a variety of factors such as changes in worldwide and national economic conditions, changes in premium rates and in insurance markets generally and changes in securities and fixed income markets as well as developments in the areas of tax legislation. Please refer to Gallagher's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including Item 1, "Business - Information Concerning Forward-Looking Statements" and Item 1A, "Risk Factors", in its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2008 and Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2009, for a more detailed discussion of these factors.
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