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Willis Towers Watson PLC (WLTW.OQ)

WLTW.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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7 Dec 2018
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Willis Towers Watson - James McCann To Complete His Term As Chairman Of Board
Monday, 19 Nov 2018 

Nov 19 (Reuters) - Willis Towers Watson PLC ::WILLIS TOWERS WATSON ANNOUNCES JAMES MCCANN TO COMPLETE HIS TERM AS CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD; VICTOR GANZI APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD, EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2019.WILLIS TOWERS WATSON PLC - MCCANN WILL BE SUCCEEDED AS CHAIRMAN OF BOARD BY VICTOR GANZI, EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2019.  Full Article

Willis Towers Watson To Acquire Integra Capital Limited
Friday, 2 Nov 2018 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Willis Towers Watson PLC ::WILLIS TOWERS WATSON TO ACQUIRE INTEGRA CAPITAL LIMITED.WILLIS TOWERS WATSON - ENTERED INTO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE INTEGRA CAPITAL LIMITED (INTEGRA CAPITAL), A CANADIAN INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT CO.WILLIS TOWERS WATSON - UPON COMPLETION OF TRANSACTION, INTEGRA CAPITAL LIMITED TO BECOME A WHOLLY OWNED SUBSIDIARY OF CO.  Full Article

Willis Towers Watson Q2 Earnings Per Share $0.62
Thursday, 2 Aug 2018 

Aug 2 (Reuters) - Willis Towers Watson PLC ::WILLIS TOWERS WATSON REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2018 EARNINGS.Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.88.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.62.Q2 REVENUE ROSE 4 PERCENT TO $2.0 BILLION.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.70 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.CONTINUES TO EXPECT CONSTANT CURRENCY REVENUE GROWTH OF AROUND 3%, AND 4% ON AN ORGANIC BASIS FOR 2018.ADJUSTED DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE IN RANGE OF $9.88 TO $10.12 FOR 2018.  Full Article

Willis Towers Watson Reports Q1 Adjusted Earnings Per Share Of $4.41
Monday, 7 May 2018 

May 7 (Reuters) - Willis Towers Watson PLC ::WILLIS TOWERS WATSON REPORTS STRONG FIRST QUARTER 2018 EARNINGS.Q1 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.41.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $3.31.Q1 REVENUE ROSE 10 PERCENT TO $2.6 BILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.63 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.WILLIS TOWERS WATSON - WITHOUT IMPACT OF ASC 606, FOR 2018, CONTINUES TO EXPECT CONSTANT CURRENCY REVENUE GROWTH OF AROUND 3%, AND 4% ON ORGANIC BASIS.WITHOUT IMPACT OF ASC 606, FOR 2018 CONTINUES TO EXPECT ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS IN RANGE OF $9.88 TO $10.12.CONTINUE TO ESTIMATE FREE CASH FLOW TO BE IN RANGE OF $1.1 TO $1.3 BILLION FOR 2018.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $9.67 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

LP Insurance Services Agrees To Acquire Assets Of Loan Protector Insurance Services
Monday, 8 Jan 2018 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Loan Protector::LP INSURANCE SERVICES HAS AGREED TO ACQUIRE THE ASSETS OF LOAN PROTECTOR INSURANCE SERVICES.LOAN PROTECTOR SAYS FOLLOWING TRANSACTION, DENNIS SWIT WILL NOW SERVE AS CEO OF CO AND CO WILL CONTINUE TO OPERATE UNDER LOAN PROTECTOR BRAND.  Full Article

Covea launches 90 mln euro catastrophe bond for French windstorm risk
Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - :COVEA MUTUAL INSURANCE LAUNCHES 90 MILLION EURO "HEXAGON REINSURANCE" CATASTROPHE BOND FOR FRENCH WINDSTORM RISK -ARRANGER.WILLIS TOWERS WATSON SECURITIES SAYS STRUCTURED AND PLACED THE BOND.  Full Article

Losses From Shocks To 300 Cities Estimated To Be 1.48 Pct Of GPD- Risk Index
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Cambridge Global Risk Index::CAMBRIDGE GLOBAL RISK INDEX- WEIGHTED LOSSES FROM 22 TYPES OF SHOCKS TO 300 CITIES ESTIMATED TO BE 1.48% OF ANNUAL GDP.CAMBRIDGE GLOBAL RISK INDEX- GLOBAL RISK INDEX OF 1.51 PERCENT MEANS AN EXPECTED LOSS OF $1.17 TRILLION.  Full Article

UK markets watchdog launches study into wholesale insurance broker sector​
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - :Financial conduct authority (fca) has today launched a market study to assess how competition is working in wholesale insurance broker sector.​.‍fca wants to ensure that sector is working well, and fosters innovation and competition in interests of its diverse range of clients.​.‍fca plans to explore how competition is currently working and whether it could work better.​.Fca believes that effective competition contributes to ensuring london remains an international centre for insurance.​.  Full Article

Willis Towers Watson Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.12
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Willis Towers Watson Plc :Willis Towers Watson reports third quarter earnings.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.12.Q3 loss per share $0.40.Q3 revenue $1.85 billion.Sees FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share $8.36 to $8.51.Q3 earnings per share view $1.14 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.For 2017, the company expects constant currency revenue growth of around 3%.Fy2017 earnings per share view $8.43 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Willis Towers Watson says European commission disclosed to co that it has initiated investigation proceedings
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Willis Towers Watson PLC :Willis Towers Watson PLC says ‍in Oct, European commission disclosed to co that it has initiated investigation proceedings - SEC filing.Willis Towers Watson says EC initiated investigation proceedings on suspected infringement of EU competition rules involving co's U.K. Broking unit.Willis Towers Watson PLC - proceedings concern exchange of commercially sensitive info between competitors relating to aviation & aerospace insurance broking products.Willis Towers Watson PLC - ‍now that commission has initiated proceedings, FCA has informed co that it has closed its competition act investigation​.Willis Towers Watson PLC says currently unable to assess terms on which EC's investigation will be resolved​.  Full Article

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Global insurance first-half M&A value hits highest level since financial crisis

Global insurance mergers and acquisitions rose to 37 billion euros in the first six months of 2018, with a host of mega deals resulting in the highest first-half total since the financial crisis, a report by Willis Towers Watson and Mergermarket showed.