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Form 8-K for AON PLC


26-Nov-2013

Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits


Item 8.01 Other Events

On November 21, 2013, Aon plc (the "Company") and Aon Corporation (the "Guarantor") entered into an Underwriting Agreement (the "Underwriting Agreement") with Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, as Representatives of the several Underwriters named therein, with respect to the offering and sale by the Company of $350,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 4.00% Senior Notes due 2023 (the "Notes"), under the Registration Statement on Form S-3 (Registration No. 333-183686). The Guarantor will provide a full and unconditional guarantee of the Notes pursuant to the Indenture (as defined below) (the "Guarantee," and together with the Notes, the "Securities"). The Securities were issued pursuant to an Indenture, dated as of May 24, 2013, among the Company, the Guarantor and The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, National Association, as trustee (the "Indenture").

The net proceeds from the sale of the Securities after deducting the underwriting discounts and estimated offering expenses payable by us, are expected to be approximately $345.9 million. We intend to use the net proceeds from this offering to repay commercial paper indebtedness and for general corporate purposes. All of our commercial paper has a maturity of less than one year and interest rates ranging from 0.25% to 0.43%.

The Underwriting Agreement is filed as Exhibit 1.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference. The Indenture (including the Guarantee) is filed as Exhibit 4.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference. The form of note for the Notes is filed as Exhibit 4.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.

In connection with the issuance of the Securities, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and Sidley Austin LLP are filing the legal opinions attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibits 5.1 and 5.2, respectively.



Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

Exhibit No.                                Description

1.1           Underwriting Agreement, dated as of November 21, 2013, by and among
              the Company, the Guarantor, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Merrill Lynch,
              Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
              and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, as Representatives of the several
              Underwriters named therein.

4.1           Indenture, dated as of May 24, 2013, among Aon plc, Aon Corporation
              and The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, National Association,
              as trustee (including the guarantee) (incorporated by reference to
              Exhibit 4.1 of the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by Aon plc on
              May 24, 2013).

4.2           Form of 4.00% Senior Note due 2023.

5.1           Opinion of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP relating to the Notes.

5.2           Opinion of Sidley Austin LLP relating to the Securities.

23.1          Consent of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (included in
              Exhibit 5.1).

23.2          Consent of Sidley Austin LLP (included in Exhibit 5.2).


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