American International Group facts for kids
|Public (NYSE: AIG)
(80% owned by U.S. Government)
|Industry||Insurance Financial Services|
|Founded||Flag of China (1912–1928).svg|
|Founder||Cornelius Vander Starr|
|Headquarters|| 70 Pine Street,
New York City, New York
|Robert B. Willumstad
Edward M. Liddy
|Products||Insurance Annuities mutual funds Financial Products|
|Revenue||US$ 110.064 Billion (2007)|
|US$ 8.943 Billion (2007)|
|US$ 5.36 Billion (2nd Quarter 2008)|
|Total assets||US$ 1.050 Trillion ( 2nd Quarter 2008)|
|Total equity||US$ 78.09 Billion (2nd Quarter 2008)|
Number of employees
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) (NYSE: AIG, TYO: 8685, ISEQ: AIN) is a major American insurance corporation based in New York City. The company's UK headquarters are in London, its Continental Europe operations are based in Paris and its Asian HQ is in Hong Kong. According to the 2008 Forbes Global 2000 list, AIG was the 18th-largest company in the world. It became part of the Dow Jones Industrial Average on April 8, 2004.
AIG announced on the same day that its board accepted the terms of the Federal Reserve Bank's loan offer.
Images for kids
North China Daily News Building on the Bund, Shanghai (elevation): the original home of what became AIG; now the AIA building.
70 Pine Street was known as the American International Building.
The AIG Towers of Woodland Hills, Los Angeles.
In Spanish: American International Group para niños
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