Best Takes Aon Unit Off Watch

NU Online News Service, Jan. 28, 4:18 p.m. EST? The insurance rating firm A.M. Best Company has taken Chicago-based Aon Corp. insurance underwriting services off review status and affirmed the firm's A (Excellent) financial strength rating.

Best, based in Oldwick, N.J, said it placed the underwriting segments under review, with negative implications, after Aon announced it would not spin-off the underwriting unit Combined Insurance Company.

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