Aon empowers the Australian Rowing Team as it trains for Tokyo

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Rowing Australia and Aon have announced a four-year partnership that will see the global risk and people advisers become major sponsors of the Australian Rowing Team and Rowing Australia. The national deal also appoints Aon as the exclusive risk and insurance partner of the national body. Chairman and President of Rowing Australia Rob Scott expressed […]

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Aon signs corporate partnership agreement with York Butter Factory

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Aon has signed a three year corporate partnership agreement with York Butter Factory (YBF). Through the deal, Aon will bring its leading risk management, brokerage and insurance capabilities to Australia’s bourgeoning technology start-up community. The partnership forms part of Aon’s strategic plan to stay ahead of the disruptive forces of the FinTech movement as start-ups […]

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Western countries facing increased terrorism threat says Aon

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Risk levels are rising in Western economies due to the increased terror threat presented by Islamic extremists according to the Aon Terrorism and Political Risk Map. Launched yesterday by Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon plc, in partnership with The Risk Advisory Group, the map provides insight for business aiming to reduce […]

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Aon launches Entrepreneurs in Residence program in Australia

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Aon has announced the launch of its Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) program in Australia, a community-driven initiative for high-growth companies led by women. This is Aon’s second instalment of the EIR Program; The U.S. launched the first program in July 2014. Driven by Aon’s ongoing commitment to workplace diversity, the EIR program sees Aon partnering […]

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Local economic conditions: Primary risk for Australian businesses

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Local economic conditions have trumped regulatory and legislative policies as the most prominent risk facing Australian businesses in 2014/2015, according to Aon’s most recent Australian Risk Survey. Regulatory and legislative change, the top risk identified last year (2013/2014), still represents a key concern for business leaders across the region, ranking second in this year’s results. […]

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Aon launches Connect to offer up-to-the minute risk information

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Aon has announced the launch of Connect, an online destination created to facilitate and elevate conversations about risk. The online location will house up-to-the minute content from subject matter experts, delivering industry insights for the evolving risk landscape. Following extensive research with over 200 stakeholders from the Australian business community, Connect was developed in order […]

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Boards in the driver seat on risk management and shareholder returns, new results show

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The stark difference in profitability between companies with advanced risk management practices and those with less mature systems should sound a loud warning to boards and senior executives, according to Aon Risk Solutions (ARS) Australia, a business of Aon plc. This warning comes on the heels of the release of the 2014 Aon Risk Maturity […]

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Data and analytics will power future business success: Aon

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Businesses must understand implications to stay competitive The global risk management and insurance landscape has changed forever as the implications of big data continue to impact broking, underwriting and reinsurance markets and disrupt accepted business models. This is the new reality driven home by global and local risk specialists at the Aon Advanced Risk Finance […]

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Aon to Insurers: innovate or perish

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Risk Industry must develop mitigation and financing strategies in order to continue offering value to clients According to Aon, the leading global provider of risk management and human resource solutions (NYSE:AON), many of the risks that businesses list as their most pressing are uninsurable within current policy structures, which is both disappointing and cause for […]

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Aon says: it’s time to act on charting changing risk landscape

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Companies facing wider range of risks than ever before Most companies understand that they must address risk to remain competitive and grow their business. However the real challenge for business lies in understanding and developing the tools and solutions necessary to succeed in the face of the ever-accelerating change and complexity of today’s risk landscape. […]

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