AIG ANNOUNCES EURO MEDIUM TERM NOTE FACILITY FOR NEW MATCHED FUNDED INVESTMENT PROGRAMPDF Version
NEW YORK, Dec 7, 2004 -- American International
Group, Inc. (AIG) today announced that it intends to establish a $10
billion euro medium term note program. AIG intends to use this
facility to replace the current AIG SunAmerica institutional funding
agreement-backed note program (GIC program) for non-U.S. issuances.
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American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is the world's leading
international insurance and financial services organization, with
operations in more than 130 countries and jurisdictions. AIG member
companies serve commercial, institutional and individual customers
through the most extensive worldwide property-casualty and life
insurance networks of any insurer. In the United States, AIG companies
are the largest underwriters of commercial and industrial insurance
and AIG American General is a top-ranked life insurer. AIG's global
businesses also include retirement services, financial services and
asset management. AIG's financial services businesses include aircraft
leasing, financial products, trading and market making. AIG's growing
global consumer finance business is led in the United States by
American General Finance. AIG also has one of the largest U.S.
retirement services businesses through AIG SunAmerica and AIG VALIC,
and is a leader in asset management for the individual and
institutional markets, with specialized investment management
capabilities in equities, fixed income, alternative investments and
real estate. AIG's common stock is listed on the New York Stock
Exchange, as well as the stock exchanges in London, Paris, Switzerland
American International Group, Inc.
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