Aug 4- Insurer American International Group Inc reported a better-than-expected 12.5 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by strong performance across its major businesses and the sale of its former aircraft leasing unit.
Aug 4- American International Group Inc reported a better-than-expected 12.5 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by strong performance across all its key businesses, and the insurer said it would expand its buyback program by $2 billion.
NEW YORK, July 6- When Goldman Sachs' then-senior partner, Gus Levy, suffered a stroke in the middle of a client meeting in 1976 and died shortly after, the bank's management didn't know who would lead the firm.
June 10- American International Group Inc said Peter Hancock would succeed Robert Benmosche as chief executive and president, effective Sept. 1. Before joining AIG, he was vice chairman of KeyCorp and a former chief financial officer at JPMorgan Chase& Co.
June 10- American International Group Inc said it named Peter Hancock as its new chief executive, effective Sept. 1. "As AIG enters a time of great change and opportunity, we are confident that Peter Hancock is uniquely qualified to lead the company and its employees to future success," AIG chairman Robert Miller said.
June 10- American International Group Inc said it named Peter Hancock as its new chief executive, effective Sept. 1. Hancock, the head of the insurer's global property-casualty business, succeeds Robert Benmosche, who will retire in September. Benmosche will take up an advisory role at AIG, the company said in a statement.
May 12- American International Group Inc's search for its next chief executive has narrowed down to two internal candidates, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
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Jim Cramer explains why he is backing American International Group, even though it is heavily held by hedge funds.
Robert Benmosche, president & CEO of AIG, explains what stands out to him about the company's earnings.
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The U.S. Treasury is selling its remaining stake in insurer American International Group, bringing an end to government ownership of the company about four years after a $182 billion bailout.
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