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1.What is Gallagher's ticker symbol and on what exchange is the common stock traded?
2.When was Gallagher's initial public offering?
3.Who is Gallagher's transfer agent and how does a registered shareholder contact the agent regarding account information?
4.What is Gallagher's fiscal year?
5.How many employees does Gallagher have?
6.When is Gallagher's Annual Meeting of Stockholders?
7.When was the company's last stock split?
8.Does Gallagher offer a dividend reinvestment program or other direct means of purchasing the company's common stock?
9.Does Gallagher offer direct deposit of common stock dividends?
10.How often are dividends paid?
1.What is Gallagher's ticker symbol and on what exchange is the common stock traded?
 The company's ticker symbol is AJG, and it is traded on the New York Stock Exchange.


2.When was Gallagher's initial public offering?
 Gallagher's initial public offering was on June 20, 1984. A total of 1,210,000 shares were priced at $13.75 ($ 1.72 post-splits) per share. The underwriter was Morgan Stanley & Co., Incorporated.


3.Who is Gallagher's transfer agent and how does a registered shareholder contact the agent regarding account information?
 

Computershare Investor Services (www.computershare.com/investor) is transfer agent, registrar and dividend disbursing agent for Gallagher's common stock. Inquiries regarding stock transfer requirements, address changes, dividend payments and lost certificates should be directed as follows:

Shareholder online inquiries can be made at https://www-us.computershare.com/investor/Contact

Mail inquires can be made via US Postal Service to:

For regular delivery:

Computershare, Inc.
P O Box 30170
College Station, TX 77842-3170

For overnight delivery:

Computershare, Inc.
211 Quality Circle, Suite 210
College Station, TX 77845

Telephone inquiries to Computershare can be made at 312.360.5386. Representatives are available Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (Central Time).


4.What is Gallagher's fiscal year?
 The company's fiscal year ends December 31.


5.How many employees does Gallagher have?
 As of December 31, 2013, Gallagher had 16,336 employees from continuing operations worldwide.


6.When is Gallagher's Annual Meeting of Stockholders?
 The company's 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. Central Time, at The Gallagher Centre, Two Pierce Place, Second Floor, Itasca, Illinois.


7.When was the company's last stock split?
 Gallagher granted a two-for-one stock split to shareholders of record as of January 2, 2001. Prior to that, the company had two other stock splits since its 1984 public offering. They were granted to shareholders of record as of March 1, 2000, and June 30, 1986, and both were two-for-one.


8.Does Gallagher offer a dividend reinvestment program or other direct means of purchasing the company's common stock?
 

Computershare Investor Services, Gallagher's transfer agent, sponsors and administers both a direct stock purchase plan and a dividend reinvestment plan through their Computershare DSPP Program.

A hard copy of the plan brochure and enrollment form can be requested at:

Computershare Investor Services
P.O. BOX 30170
College Station, TX 77842-3170
Tel: 312-360-5386

Shareholder website https://www.computershare.com/investor

Shareholder online inquiries https://www-us.computershare.com/investor/Contact


9.Does Gallagher offer direct deposit of common stock dividends?
  Yes, this service is available through the company's transfer agent. All requests for direct deposit should be directed to Computershare Investor Services.


10.How often are dividends paid?
 Subject to the Board of Directors' approval, the company announces the cash dividend every quarter in a press release.