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2010-06-08 12:00:00

CHICAGO, June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aon Corporation (NYSE: AON), the world's leading risk advisor and human capital consultant, has been named the world's best global insurance broker for the third straight year by the respondents of Euromoney magazine's annual insurance survey. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20041215/CGW049LOGO) Aon also was named: Best Broker in North AmericaBest Broker in AsiaBest Broker in the Middle EastBest Broker in Central & Eastern EuropeBest...

2009-12-15 08:30:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aon Risk Services (ARS), the risk management and insurance brokerage business of Aon Corporation, today announced that it will acquire FCC Global Insurance Services, the in-house captive brokerage subsidiary of FCC.

2009-11-16 11:36:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aon Corporation, the leading global provider of risk management services and human capital consulting, today was recognized by the readers of Business Insurance in four major categories in the magazine's fifth annual Readers Choice Awards.

2009-01-06 12:27:00


2008-11-29 08:35:26

U.S. insurance broker Aon Corp. has completed its acquisition of a British firm and will lay off as many as 700 employees, company officials say. Aon, based in Chicago, finished its acquisition of London's Benfield Group Ltd.

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