Aon announcement made under Irish regulatory requirements
Aon plc notes the recent media speculation regarding Willis Towers Watson. The Company confirms that it is in the early stages of considering an all-share business combination with Willis Towers Watson....
The Company emphasizes that, at this point, its evaluation of a potential transaction is at a preliminary stage and there can be no certainty that any transaction will take place nor as to the form or terms on which any transaction might be pursued.
A further announcement will be made in due course, as appropriate.
In accordance with Rule 2.4 of the Irish Takeover Rules, Aon reserves the right to vary the form and/or mix of consideration described in this announcement.