American International Group is increasingly likely to pursue an initial public offering for its plane-leasing business after a deal with Chinese investors stalled, according to analysts who follow the insurer.Friday, 2 August, 2013, 5:18am
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Shares of AIA declined yesterday after American International Group (AIG) priced the sale of its remaining stake in the Hong Kong-listed insurer near the top end of the indicative range.19 Dec 2012 - 2:37am
American International Group (AIG) plans to sell its remaining stake in Hong Kong-listed insurer AIA to raise up to US$6.5 billion, marking the end of the US financial group's almost century-old association with the Asian insurer.18 Dec 2012 - 3:51am
New China Life Insurance yesterday became the second company to distance itself from a US$4.23 billion deal billed as the largest Chinese acquisition of an American company.
It denied agreeing to join the consortium involved in the purchase of aircraft leasing company International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) from American International Group (AIG).15 Dec 2012 - 4:15am
In the largest Chinese acquisition of an American company, a mainland consortium has offered to buy most of the world's biggest aircraft leasing company, International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC). ILFC's parent, American International Group (AIG), is selling its stake to raise cash to repay US bailout money.11 Dec 2012 - 3:22am
HKMA sells HK$3.875b to weaken HK dollar8 Dec 2012 - 3:49am
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Profits at AIA Group, the largest life insurer in Asia and Hong Kong, rose 24 per cent in the first half as a result of strong growth on the mainland, Thailand and Singapore.
The insurer reported net profits of US$1.31 billion for the six months to the end of May, with the gains mainly driven by a 32 per cent increase in the number of policies sold to US$399 million.30 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
High-level cash bonuses, who gets them and how much they are worth, has been a sensitive subject since the 2008 global financial crisis.
Reams have been written on the need to review how frontline staff of major financial institutions are paid high levels of variable compensation as a major contributing factor in their overall earning structure.20 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
The profile of bailed-out American International Group has been lowered even further in Hong Kong with the renaming of the United States giant's general insurance arm.
AIU Holdings, one of the largest general insurance companies in the city, has changed its name to Chartis as part of efforts to distance itself from the troubled parent.8 Dec 2009 - 12:00am
Regional director, bancassurance
AXA Asia Life16 Nov 2009 - 12:00am
The financial crisis has brought down many companies and thousands of people are losing their jobs every month.
The US government spent a lot of money to save some companies from collapse. One such beneficiary was the American International Group (AIG) which has received huge amounts of government financial aid.24 Mar 2009 - 12:00am
When the president of the United States takes an interest in whether or not you get a bonus, you might think twice about insisting on full compliance with the terms of your contract.22 Mar 2009 - 12:00am
American International Group, the giant insurer seeking to sell assets to repay a US$152 billion government bailout package, may face delays because of the global crisis and the time needed to negotiate with investors and local regulators, its chief executive said.12 Dec 2008 - 12:00am