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Aon tries to provide pipeline to Lloyd's syndicates

By: Sarah Veysey

Published November 22, 2015 - 6:00am CST

Aon P.L.C. has launched two broking initiatives it says will increase retail and wholesale buyers' access to Lloyd's of London, but some are grumbling that the efforts favor some syndicates over others.


Published November 20, 2015 - 6:00am CST

Two days, 500 risk managers and insights into the challenges their companies face -- a look at the 2015 PARIMA conference.

Cyber coverage lags risk awareness in Asia-Pacific

By: Gavin Souter

Published November 20, 2015 - 6:00am CST

With little legal framework, businesses are on their own in the defense of breaches.

Risk management reflected in corporate financial results

By: Judy Greenwald

Published November 17, 2015 - 1:56pm CST

There continues to be a strong statistical correlation between strong risk management practices and reduced stock price volatility, says a report issued by Aon P.L.C. and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Insurers need nimble response to innovative technologies

By: Gavin Souter

Published November 17, 2015 - 8:25am CST

It's vital that price and capacity models make way for resiliency and risk management.

Aon launches program to ease international access to Lloyd's

By: Sarah Veysey

Published November 11, 2015 - 10:57am CST

"Pre-secured, co-insurance capacity" to increase choice and efficiency of placing large and complex risks.

No end soon to reinsurance downward price spiral

By: Matthew Lerner

Published November 11, 2015 - 10:16am CST

Declines expected to flatten despite continued challenging market conditions.

Aon broadens flood models to Malaysia and Jakarta

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published November 03, 2015 - 12:10pm CST

Aon Benfield, the reinsurance division of Aon P.L.C., has developed catastrophe models for Malaysia and Jakarta floods. The models are being launched this week at the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference.

Aon revenue drops on foreign exchange impact

By: Matthew Lerner

Published October 30, 2015 - 12:49pm CST

Third quarter revenue slid 4.8% to $2.74 billion at Aon P.L.C. mainly as a result of foreign exchange effects as the brokerage saw positive organic growth in its Risk Solutions and HR Solutions segments.

JLT Specialty recruits another former Aon broker

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published October 27, 2015 - 2:47pm CST

Andrew Hersh is the latest of several former Aon brokers to join JLT Specialty USA over the past two years.

40 Under 40 West and Midwest celebrations

Published October 27, 2015 - 6:00am CST

The final Business Insurance 40 Under 40 honorees were recognized at receptions in Los Angeles and Chicago.

Former Aon exec Dennis Mahoney joins Lloyd's broker as executive chairman

By: Donna Mahoney

Published October 22, 2015 - 3:20pm CST

Former Aon UK CEO Dennis Mahoney has been named to the newly created position of executive chairman of Lloyd's of London broker RFIB Holdings Ltd.

Week in pictures

Published October 16, 2015 - 7:57am CST

Disasters, past and present, top the Business Insurance week in pictures.

2015 40 Under 40 Broker Awards: Pat Roth

By: Louise Esola

Published October 11, 2015 - 6:00am CST

Vice president and team leader

2015 40 Under 40 Broker Awards: Nathan Walters

By: Stephanie Goldberg

Published October 11, 2015 - 6:00am CST

Senior vice president and resident sales director

2015 40 Under 40 Broker Awards: Aaron Simpson

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published October 11, 2015 - 6:00am CST


UP CLOSE: David Marino

Published October 11, 2015 - 6:00am CST


California wildfire insured losses top $1 billion

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published October 08, 2015 - 12:04pm CST

Insurers are facing more than $1 billion in claims payouts, making 2015 the costliest year for wildfires losses since 2007.

Innovation disrupts but also presents risk management opportunities

By: Sarah Veysey

Published October 06, 2015 - 9:32am CST

It's no longer the preserve of just one department but has become the province of a whole company.

London market facilities continue despite Berkshire pullout

By: Sarah Veysey

Published September 23, 2015 - 9:49am CST

Broker-insurer underwriting facilities will remain a part of the London insurance market despite Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s slated withdrawal, sources say.

Catastrophe bond issuance starting to slow down

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published September 10, 2015 - 11:39am CST

Annual catastrophe bond issuance reached $6.98 billion in the 12-month period ending June 30, down from the previous 12-month period’s record-setting $9.40 billion, according to a report issued Thursday by Aon Securities Inc., Aon Benfield Group Ltd.’s investment banking division.

Brokers see growth on demand for employee benefit services

By: Matthew Lerner

Published August 30, 2015 - 6:00am CST

The largest publicly traded insurance brokers rode a slowly improving economy to single-digit organic growth during the first half of the year as foreign exchange rates and soft pricing headwinds swirled.

Risk management software firm names CEO

By: Sheena Harrison

Published August 28, 2015 - 12:02pm CST

Risk management software provider Ventiv Technology Inc., London, has named Stephen Rhee as its CEO.

Aon exec moves to Marsh as U.S. construction leader

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published August 17, 2015 - 12:43pm CST

Former Aon P.L.C. executive David Marino has been appointed U.S. construction leader at Marsh L.L.C.

Aon revenue dips 3.9% in second quarter

By: Donna Mahoney

Published July 31, 2015 - 12:07pm CST

Aon P.L.C.'s s second-quarter 2015 revenue decreased 3.9% to $2.81 billion, due in part to unfavorable foreign currency translation, the brokerage reported Friday.

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