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Definition: AIG


Full Definition of AIG

American International Group Incorporated, an American holding company of insurance subsidiaries both domestic and abroad. Once listed as the 18th largest company in the world at its apex, it required a series of government bailouts, or TARP, to avoid collapse during the financial crises of 2008-2009. Throughout 2010, AIG sold off various parts of its core businesses to Pacific Century Group and MetLife.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for AIG are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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