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|Day's Range||195.67 - 198.48|
|52 Week Range||134.50 - 200.93|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.68|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||30.43|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.60 (1.34%)|
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Willis Towers Watson has appointed Adam Garrard as leader for the Corporate Risk & Broking [CRB] segment, effective immediately. Garrard replaces Todd Jones, who has accepted a position as CEO North America for QBE Insurance Group.
ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 08, 2019 -- U.S. employees hoping for larger pay raises next year may be disappointed. A new survey by leading global advisory, broking and solutions.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, has released an updated version of its Radar pricing software. Radar 4.5 delivers a range of metrics that provide companies with valuable insights on pricing fairness to support the selection of rates, which meet the business goals of insurers and needs of their customers. "Increasing regulatory pressure to demonstrate transparency in pricing means insurers must work out the best way to define, monitor and exhibit fairness.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, has launched a disruption action plan specifically to deal with drone technology. “Drone disruption at airports: A risk mitigation and insurance response” outlines the threat to airports by drones which are increasingly being used with malicious intent to cause disruption at airports with an increase from 35 reported incidents between 2013-2015 to nearly 290 from 2016-2018 in the UK alone¹.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, today announced the acquisition of Risk Capital Advisors Pty Ltd (RCA), a leading specialist Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) broker in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
Total revenue1 increased 3% to $2.05 billion, with organic revenue growth of 6% Diluted Earnings per Share for the quarter were $1.06, up 141% over prior year.
Willis Towers Watson Acquires TRANZACT for $1.3 Billion NEW YORK , July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Clayton, Dubilier & Rice today completed the sale of TRANZACT, a leading provider of comprehensive direct-to-consumer ...
TRANZACT will operate as an integral part of Willis Towers Watson’s Benefits Delivery and Administration (BDA) business, which focuses on the development and delivery of administrative solutions for employers, employees and retirees. The company will continue to use the TRANZACT brand in the market. “We are happy to announce that Willis Towers Watson has closed its acquisition of TRANZACT,” said Gene Wickes, head of Willis Towers Watson’s BDA segment.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) has appointed Peter Foster as chairman of Global FINEX Cyber and Cyber Risk Solutions. Foster has been with Willis Towers Watson for over 14 years and has been instrumental in building the company’s global cyber capabilities. In a recent report from Willis Towers Watson and independent researcher ESI ThoughtLab, annual losses from cyberattacks averaged $4.7 million in the last fiscal year — with more than one in 10 firms losing over $10 million.
InsurTech investment worldwide continued at high levels during the second quarter of 2019, marking the fourth consecutive quarter during which total new funding commitments exceeded $1.2 billion, according to the new Quarterly InsurTech Briefing from Willis Towers Watson, a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company (WLTW). 69 deals with a total value of $1.41 billion were announced in Q2, 2019. The value of investments in property/casualty-focussed firms rose by 283% compared to Q2, 2018, and Life & Health deals by 259%.
With the surge in workplace automation showing no signs of abating, relatively few North American employers have developed a formal digital transformation strategy, according to a new survey by Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. Additionally, a majority of employers say they need a “breakthrough in leadership development” to address the challenges arising from workplace automation and the increased use of contingent workers that has accelerated in its wake. The Pathways to Digital Enablement Survey found the proportion of work completed by using automation among North American companies doubled over the last three years, from 6% to 12%, and is expected to nearly double to 23% in the next three years.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, will announce its financial results for the second quarter of 2019 on Wednesday July 31, 2019 before the market opens. A telephonic replay of the call will also be available for 24 hours at 404-537-3406, conference ID 1779096. Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth.
The study covered 467 firms across multiple industries in 17 countries revealing that companies worldwide expect to boost their cybersecurity investments by 34% in the next fiscal year, after raising them by 17% the previous year. About 12% of companies surveyed plan to bolster their cybersecurity investments by over 50%. Peter Foster, chairman, Willis Towers Watson Global FINEX Cyber and Cyber Risk Solutions, said, “It is clear from the findings that companies are experiencing escalating impacts this year from key adversaries, including cybercriminals, malicious insiders and state-sponsored hackers, often from jurisdictions beyond the reach of local law.
Recent and devastating wildfires in California revealed that many carriers do not have a good handle on their wildfire risk, largely due to existing industry models which do not accurately represent the hazard. To help clients bridge this gap, in 2016 Willis Re initiated development of a wildfire risk score.
Strengthening primary insurance market conditions underpinned improvements to reinsurance prices, terms and conditions at the June 1, and July 1, 2019, renewals according to the latest 1st View renewals report from Willis Re, the reinsurance division of Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. Almost all buyers were able to secure the capacity they desired at June 1 and July 1, but differentiation between cedants by reinsurers has increased, particularly based on the accuracy of their previous catastrophe loss estimates. In casualty lines, pro rata treaty commissions typically declined, notwithstanding improvements in the underlying terms and conditions for most classes, although the same dynamic of superior pricing for the better performing companies was seen in casualty lines too.
North American companies making M&A deals, on average, lost shareholder value during the second quarter of 2019, underperforming the MCSI North America Regional Index by –3.7 percentage points (pp). Further, for the first time in over a decade companies making M&A deals in every region worldwide, on average, lost shareholder value, underperforming the World Index1 by –6.3 pp. According to the latest results from Willis Towers Watson’s Quarterly Deal Performance Monitor (QDPM) — run in partnership with Cass Business School — the global M&A market has now underperformed for an unprecedented seven consecutive quarters. North American deal volumes were essentially flat for the quarter, and all global geographic regions underperformed their respective indices.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, launches SkillsVue, a first-of-its kind, interactive analytics platform enabling organizations to see the impact of skills on pay for digital talent. Built on a foundation using compensation data from Willis Towers Watson’s Artificial Intelligence and Digital Talent Compensation Survey, SkillsVue uses proprietary machine learning algorithms to analyze real-time skills data and calculate the granular valuations of skills and their impact on pay. Attracting and retaining key digital talent is one of the top challenges for organizations around the world.
To improve their employees’ health care experience, employers say offering or expanding benefit choices is their single highest priority (31%) over the next three years. This is according to the “Choice and Personalization” findings from the 2019 Emerging Trends in Health Care Survey by Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. “Every employee’s benefit needs are unique, and each is looking for a benefit package to address their individual priorities,” said Kevin House, national leader of client relationships and sales for health benefits delivery at Willis Towers Watson.
ARLINGTON, Va., June 24, 2019 -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, has launched an innovative new solution for.
U.S. commercial insurance prices have increased in the first quarter of 2019, according to leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, Willis Towers Watson’s (WLTW) Commercial Lines Insurance Pricing Survey (CLIPS). The price change reported by carriers for the quarter was just above 2%. Price changes for most lines were similar to or slightly above those reported last quarter.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today two initiatives targeting organic and inorganic growth. The first is WTW Strategic Ventures, an initiative aimed at creating strategic growth opportunities by investing in emerging digital and technology-enabled businesses across insurance, risk and human capital. WTW Strategic Ventures will make early stage investments in companies pursuing next-generation innovation, bolstering access to cutting-edge ideas and trends.
ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON, May 28, 2019 -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today that it will.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today an exclusive deal with Microsoft to develop the potential of quantum computing for its risk management and insurance clients within the financial services, insurance and investment space. Willis Towers Watson has a long-standing partnership with Microsoft, focused on the development of cutting-edge technology and bringing advanced modelling tools to insurers across the globe. This latest announcement is a natural extension of that partnership and offers the potential to transform risk quantification and make the insurance value chain more efficient.
ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON, May 21, 2019 -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced that it approved a regular.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, has released an updated version of its Radar pricing software. Radar 4.4 introduces new security features that provide a more sophisticated governance process as well as improvements to the software’s machine learning and optimization capabilities. “Insurers are under constant pressure to deliver leading-edge pricing techniques just to maintain market position, yet ensuring appropriate governance remains critical,” said Colin Towers, product leader for Radar at Willis Towers Watson.