Aon has confirmed it will buy Willis Towers Watson in a $30bn (£23bn) all-share deal
The amalgamation of the two global consulting firms, respectively the world's second- and third-largest insurance brokers, is expected to deliver annual pre-tax synergies and other cost reductions of around $800m by the third full year. It is expected to complete in the first half of 2021. Based on their 2018 revenue figures, the combined firm will be the largest UK pension consulting company, with revenue of around £770m - as well as a combined equity value of approximately $80bn. Aon chief...
COVER editor Adam Saville takes an in-depth look at the recent access to insurance signposting agreement. How is it being done and where is it needed most?
Entries open for intermediaries
Job creation scheme, employer bonuses and stamp duty holiday
For ill health, disability or injury
Health, wellbeing and protection