Financial Press Releases

Date Title
12/19/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Securities Completes EUR 90 million ‘Hexagon Reinsurance DAC’ catastrophe bond for Covea LONDON , Dec. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson Securities , the investment banking business of Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), the leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, today announced that it has structured and placed EUR 90 million of insurance-linked
11/16/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Nov. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced that its Board of Directors approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.53 per common share for the quarter ended September 30,
11/02/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Reports Third Quarter Earnings Total Revenues increased 4% Commissions and Fees increased 4% Diluted Loss per Share was $0.40 Adjusted Diluted Earnings per Share were $1.12 ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Nov. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW) (the “Company”), a leading global advisory, broking and
11/01/17
Summary ToggleInsurTech: A shifting global balance of power LONDON , Nov. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Third Quarterly InsurTech Briefing from Willis Towers Watson , the leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, (NASDAQ:WLTW), examines how technology has the potential to disrupt national insurance markets and alter the global balance of
10/20/17
Summary ToggleILS market ready to deal with wake-up call of Q3 2017 natural catastrophes LONDON , Oct. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ILS investors are responding to the recent uptick in natural disasters by making payments to ceding companies, whilst at the same time continuing to raise more money and preparing to make new investments. These are the main findings of the latest quarterly
10/10/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson to Announce Third Quarter 2017 Earnings on November 2, 2017 ARLINGTON, Va. & LONDON , Oct. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, will announce its financial results for the third quarter of 2017 on Thursday, November 2, 2017 before the market opens.
09/19/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Sept. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced that its Board of Directors approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.53 per common share for the quarter ended June 30, 2017
09/19/17
Summary ToggleThomas Wafer appointed as Chairman, Willis Re, North America, alongside new Vice-Chair Jeffrey Livingston LONDON , Sept. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Re, the reinsurance business of leading global advisory, broking and solutions company Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW) today announced that Tom Wafer has been appointed as Chairman for Willis Re, North America , effective October 2017 , with
09/10/17
Summary ToggleInsurers increasingly concerned about “silent cyber” exposure Respondents to Willis Re poll express growing concern about silent cyber exposure, revealing extent of problem for the industry MONTE CARLO , Sept. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Around half of industry practitioners see the risk of “silent cyber” exposure – potential cyber-related losses due to
09/06/17
Summary ToggleOngoing market pressures impact declining results in H1 2017 LONDON , Sept. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Challenging market conditions saw shareholders’ funds in the Willis Reinsurance Index* total USD 348.2B at HY 2017, a 1.2% increase from USD 344.1 billion at year-end 2016. The aggregate net income of USD 8.3 billion was exceeded by the dividends and
08/21/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson announces new Chief Financial Officer ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Aug. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company is pleased to announce Michael “Mike” J. Burwell as its new Chief Financial Officer. Burwell will replace current Chief Financial Officer, Roger
08/03/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Reports Second Quarter Earnings Q2 2017 Commissions and Fees increased 2% First half 2017 Commissions and Fees increased 3% First half 2017 Diluted Earnings per Share increased 22% First half 2017 Adjusted Diluted Earnings per Share increased 3% ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Aug. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson
07/28/17
Summary ToggleRecord breaking $6.3 billion of non-life property cat issuance in Q2 sees ILS reach critical juncture LONDON , July 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Non-life insurance-linked securities (ILS) issuance reached a record breaking $6.3 billion in Q2 2017, continuing the trend from the first quarter of the year. ILS assets under management (AUM) also continue to grow alongside fierce competition from
07/20/17
Summary ToggleClaims management increasingly in focus as InsurTech funding volume climbs to $985 million in Q2 2017 amidst record number of transactions LONDON , July 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The second Quarterly InsurTech Briefing from Willis Towers Watson , the  leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, (NASDAQ:WLTW), examines how incumbents and new entrants in the insurance sector are developing and adapting technology driven
06/30/17
Summary Toggle1 July 2017 renewals see continued downward pricing: Willis Re 1st View LONDON , June 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The reinsurance market has maintained the downward pricing trends seen at the January and April renewals, despite first quarter deterioration for many reinsurers’ results, according to the latest 1 st View renewals report from Willis Re, the reinsurance
06/08/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Announces Upcoming Conference Presentation ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , June 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today that it will participate in the Nasdaq - 36th Investor Program in London . John Haley , Willis Towers Watson’s chief executive
05/17/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , May 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced that its Board of Directors approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.53 per common share for the quarter ended March 31, 2017
05/11/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Prices Offering of $650,000,000 of Senior Notes ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , May 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:WLTW) ("Willis Towers Watson"), today announced pricing of a registered offering by Willis North America, Inc. ("Willis North America"), an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Willis
05/11/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Announces Upcoming Conference Presentations ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , May 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today that it will participate in the Deutsche Bank 2017 Global Financial Services Conference in New York and the Baird 2017 Global
05/04/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Reports Strong First Quarter Earnings Reported Revenues increased 4% over prior year first quarter Adjusted Revenues increased 2% over prior year first quarter (5% constant currency) Net Income increased 43.7% to $352 million or 15.2% of revenues from $245 million or 11.0% of revenues for the prior year first quarter Adjusted EBITDA
05/02/17
Summary ToggleInsurTech industry attracts $283M in Q1 2017 as startups flood into small business insurance LONDON , May 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In its inaugural Quarterly InsurTech Briefing , Willis Towers Watson Securities , the investment banking business of leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), highlights the potential for the $100 billion
04/20/17
Summary ToggleCapital supporting the global reinsurance industry grows despite declining results LONDON , April 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aggregate shareholders’ funds for companies making up the Willis Re Index increased by 4% to USD 344.1 billion  as at 31 December 2016 . These are the findings of the latest Reinsurance Market Report from Willis Re , the reinsurance business of leading
04/17/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson to Announce First Quarter 2017 Earnings on May 4, 2017 ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , April 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, will announce its financial results for the first quarter of 2017 on Thursday, May 4, 2017 before the market opens.
03/30/17
Summary ToggleWillis Capital Markets & Advisory rebrands as Willis Towers Watson Securities LONDON , March 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), the global advisory, broking and solutions company, today announces the launch of Willis Towers Watson Securities , previously known as Willis Capital Markets & Advisory (WCMA).
03/22/17
Summary ToggleWillis Re: Thunderstorms pose as much property risk as hurricanes LONDON , March 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Risk to U.S. property from thunderstorms is as high as from hurricanes, according to new research published by Willis Re , the reinsurance division of Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), the global advisory, broking and solutions company.
03/14/17
Summary ToggleWillis Re welcomes Lloyd’s report on the modelling of catastrophic liability risks LONDON , March 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Stochastic modelling of liability accumulation risk report published by Lloyd’s and Arium marks a valuable milestone in the development of solutions to model and quantify casualty downside risk, according to Willis Re , the reinsurance division of
02/22/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Announces Upcoming Conference Presentation ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Feb. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today that it will participate in the Raymond James 38th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, Florida .
02/14/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Updates Consolidated Statement of Cash Flows for the year ended 2016 ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Feb. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today that it has released, in an 8-K/A filing, an updated Consolidated Statement of Cash Flows for the year ended 2016.
02/10/17
Summary ToggleMajor natural catastrophe losses totaled USD 39.5 billion in 2016, highest since 2012, according to Willis Re report LONDON , Feb. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 2016 saw insured loss estimates from major natural catastrophes reach USD 39.5 billion , the highest since the annual market losses of USD 60 billion in 2012. These are the findings of the 2016 Summary of Natural Catastrophe Events report from Willis Re ,
02/09/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
02/06/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Announces Upcoming Conference Presentation ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Feb. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today that it will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Insurance Conference in New York .
01/26/17
Summary ToggleILS market grew to $75 billion in 2016 as it continued to diversify into new products and perils Latest Willis Capital Markets & Advisory insurance-linked securities (ILS) report highlights Q4 2016 activity LONDON , Jan. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Non-life insurance-linked securities (ILS) capital grew again in 2016 as the market continued to diversify into new products and perils to meet
01/12/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson to Announce Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings on February 9, 2017 ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Jan. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, will announce its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2016 on Thursday, February 9, 2017 before the market opens.
01/05/17
Summary ToggleWillis Towers Watson Announces Upcoming Conference Call ARLINGTON, Va. and LONDON , Jan. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today that the company will host a conference call on January 12, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. EST .
01/03/17
Summary Toggle2017 set to be another demanding year for reinsurers: Willis Re 1st View report LONDON , Jan. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite the pressures the global reinsurance market is facing, the industry remains on track to close out another profitable year, meaning that pricing stabilization remains a major challenge for (re)insurers, according to the latest 1st View Renewals