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Changements au Régime de pensions du Canada et au Régime de rentes du Québec : de nombreux employeurs ne sont toujours pas prêts

2018-04-18 globenewswire
TORONTO, 18 avr. 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Même si les changements visant à bonifier le Régime de pensions du Canada (RPC) et le Régime de rentes du Québec (RRQ) commenceront à entrer en vigueur l’année prochaine, la plupart des employeurs canadiens ont encore à prendre des mesures afin de se préparer selon un rapport d’Aon, le principal fournisseur mondial d’une vaste gamme de solutions pour la gestion du risque, des régimes de retraite et des programmes de santé.
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Almost two years after CPP/QPP changes were announced, many Canadian employers have yet to prepare

2018-04-18 globenewswire
TORONTO, April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enhancements to the Canada Pension Plan and Quebec Pension Plan will begin to phase in next year, yet most Canadian employers have yet to take action to prepare, according to a new report from Aon, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Aon’s survey of 325 organizations from across the country also found that higher costs resulting from the enhancements are a concern among employers, but few have developed strategies for addressing cost increases and other impacts.
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La volatilité politique à l’échelle mondiale se traduit par des niveaux accrus de violence politique et de risque politique

2018-04-11 globenewswire
TORONTO , 11 avr. 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Les cartes des risques 2018 d’Aon (NYSE:AON) couvrant le risque politique, le terrorisme et la violence politique, conçues de concert avec Continuum Economics et The Risk Advisory Group, sont publiées aujourd’hui.
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Global political volatility is leading to heightened levels of political violence and political risk

2018-04-11 globenewswire
TORONTO, April 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aon’s (NYSE:AON) 2018 Risk Maps covering Political Risk and Terrorism and Political Violence, produced in conjunction with Continuum Economics and The Risk Advisory Group are published today.
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Alterna CEO embraced weed business when nobody else would

2018-04-06 thestar
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Vltava Fund Q1 '18 Commentary - Of Robots And Men

2018-04-06 seekingalpha
One of the great themes of recent times is the debate whether and to what extent peoples' jobs will be taken over by robots. Although this is by no means a new topic, it is one that has recently been coming back to the forefront. It is a fundamental certainty that development is headed in a direction where certain manual activities, but most especially intellectual ones, that are currently performed by humans will in future be performed by robots, or by humans in collaboration with robots.
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Weed Is Serious Business for Canada’s Go-To Pot Banker - Bloomberg

2018-04-03 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
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Malgré un léger recul, la santé financière des régimes de retraite reste solide au premier trimestre

2018-04-03 globenewswire
TORONTO, 03 avr. 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Après avoir atteint des sommets records pour la décennie à la fin de 2017, la santé financière des régimes de retraite à prestations déterminées au Canada a reculé légèrement au premier trimestre de 2018, et reste très solide en général, selon le dernier sondage trimestriel sur le ratio de solvabilité médian d’Aon, un fournisseur mondial de services professionnels de premier plan qui offre une gamme étendue de solutions pour la gestion du risque, des régimes de retraite et des programmes de santé.
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Aon: despite slight decline, financial health of defined benefit pension plans remains strong in first quarter

2018-04-03 globenewswire
TORONTO, April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coming off decade-high levels at the end of 2017, the financial health of Canadian defined benefit pensions plans declined only slightly in the first quarter of 2018, and overall financial health remains very strong, according to the latest quarterly Median Solvency Ratio survey from Aon, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions.
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SEB Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results

2018-04-03 globenewswire
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, April 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Smart Employee Benefits Inc. (“SEB” or the “Company”) (TSXV:SEB) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter fiscal year ending November 30, 2017.
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MOVES-Aon UK appoints Nathan Shanaghy as COO

2018-03-23 reuters
March 23 (Reuters) - Insurance broker Aon PLC’s UK risk business, Aon UK Ltd, said on Friday it had appointed Nathan Shanaghy as chief operating officer, replacing David Ledger, who will retire at the end of March after 21 years with the company.
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AON, Broadcom, Expedia, Exxon, Match, Mylan, Ocean Rig UDW, Signet, Transocean and More

2018-03-15 247wallst
Stocks were down on Wednesday and have been volatile for the past couple of weeks. All three major equity indices were indicated higher on Thursday, but by only about 0.1% or 0.2%. The bull market is now over nine years old, and investors are trying to weigh the recent volatility to decide how they want to be positioned for the year ahead and beyond. One trend that has kept working is for investors to buy all the big pullbacks.
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Health insurer Cigna to buy Express Scripts for about US$52 billion

2018-03-08 channelnewsasia
U.S. health insurer Cigna Corp is close to buying pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts Holding Co , the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
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MOVES-Aon names Mike Edwards as partner in UK risk settlement team

2018-03-06 reuters
March 6 (Reuters) - Insurance broker Aon Plc on Tuesday named Mike Edwards as a partner in its risk settlement team in the UK.
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Aon (AON) Down 4.2% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

2018-03-05 zacks
It has been about a month since the last earnings report for Aon PLC (AON - Free Report) . Shares have lost about 4.2% in that time frame, outperforming the market.
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