Aon said an internal review has found no misconduct in its stock option awards, but accounting mistakes were made that will cost the company more than $8 million in compensation to affected stockholder employees.

In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday, the Chicago-based insurance broker said an audit committee’s review found no misconduct by current or former management or directors in the award of stock options from 1994 to 2006.

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