Walgreens pressured to move to Europe
In a twist on economic globalization less obvious than moving factories overseas, a small but growing number of corporations have relocated headquarters to Europe to escape the 35 percent tax on U.S. profits, the highest in the developing world.
Daily Dividend Report: AON, SJM, UNM, CMS
Aon authorized a 43% increase to its annual cash dividend paid quarterly on Aon's outstanding Class A Ordinary Shares.
Aon CEO says Berkshire Hathaway deal good for Lloyd's market
The head of insurance broker Aon has mounted a defence of a deal signed last year with Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway that some fear could weaken the Lloyd's insurance market, arguing it is good for London.
BRICS countries facing increasing political risk says Aon
As a result, countries representing a large share of global output experienced a broad-based increase in political risk including political violence, government interference and sovereign non-payment risk.
Aon, Alliant sue each other in battle over "raid" on brokerage employees
Matt Davis, Aon's managing director in San Francisco, says the Central Valley defections don't directly affect his operations.
UPDATE 1-Onex to sell The Warranty Group to TPG Capital for $1.5 bln
Canadian private equity investment firm Onex Corp said it would sell The Warranty Group, a provider of extended warranty contracts, to an affiliate of TPG Capital Management LP for an enterprise value of about $1.5 billion.