SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15 (D) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
AUGUST 4, 2005
Date of Report: (Date of earliest event reported)
ARTHUR J. GALLAGHER & CO.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation
|(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer|
Two Pierce Place, Itasca, Illinois 60143-3141, (630) 773-3800
(Address, including zip code and telephone number, including area code, or registrants principal executive offices)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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|Item 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure|
The August 2005 slides and Investment Profile containing information to be presented at investor conferences are attached hereto as exhibits to this report and are incorporated herein in their entirety by this reference. These exhibits may also be accessed at Gallaghers website (www.ajg.com). This information is being furnished pursuant to Item 7.01, Regulation FD Disclosure. These exhibits include certain non-GAAP financial measures. A reconciliation of those measures to the most directly related comparable GAAP measures is also available on Gallaghers website at www.ajg.com.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
August 2005 slides for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.s presentations at investor conferences.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. August 2005 Investment Profile.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.|
|Date: August 4, 2005||/s/ RICHARD C. CARY|
|Richard C. Cary|
Controller and Chief Accounting Officer
(duly authorized officer)
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Current Report On Form 8-K
|99.1||August 2005 slides for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.s presentations at investor conferences.|
|99.2||Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. August 2005 Investment Profile.|