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    1. June 15, 2015

      Bombardier insists CSeries passenger jet will come good

      “People wonder if we are going to make it,” says Alain Bellemare. The new chief executive of Bombardier is accustomed...

    2. December 16, 2013

      AIG / AerCap: come fly with me

      And then there were none. American International Group on Monday agreed to sell International Lease Finance Corp, its...

    1. December 16, 2013

      AerCap in $5bn bid to dominate aircraft leasing

      AerCap is set to become one of the world’s largest aircraft leasing companies after agreeing to buy International Lease...

    2. October 31, 2013

      AIG completes buyback as profits improve

      AIG announced it had completed its first share buyback since its $182bn government bailout during the financial crisis,...

    3. August 21, 2013

      Sale of AIG’s $4.8bn aircraft leasing unit in doubt

      AIG’s proposed $4.8bn sale of its aircraft leasing unit to a Chinese-led group is close to collapse, underscoring...

    4. August 1, 2013

      AIG in first dividend since bailout

      AIG has announced its first dividend and share buyback since 2008, marking a milestone in a recovery from the depths of...

    5. May 31, 2013

      AIG’s $4.8bn Chinese sale at risk of derailment

      AIG said it has not received an initial deposit due from a consortium of Chinese buyers, risking the derailment of a...

    6. February 24, 2013

      AIG: on the right track

      It looks like AIG is doing something right – besides just staying away from Hank Greenberg’s lawsuit over the company’s...

    7. February 21, 2013

      AIG shares rise despite $4bn net loss

      AIG racked up a $4bn net loss in the fourth quarter of 2012, hit by superstorm Sandy and a loss on the sale of its...

    8. December 17, 2012

      AIG raises $6.45bn as it exits AIA

      American International Group has raised $6.45bn with the sale of its remaining stake in AIA Group, a deal that marks...

    9. December 10, 2012

      Fiscal cliff talks weigh on Wall Street

      Wall Street stocks saw muted traded gains on Monday as fiscal cliff negotiations in Washington to prevent a possible...

    10. December 10, 2012

      Aircraft leasing – up, up and away

      Wanted: cash-laden buyer interested in moderate long-term returns from a cyclical industry at the mercy of global...

    11. December 10, 2012

      Chinese groups step up M&A push

      What do oil reserves, aircraft leasing and electric cars have in common? There is little to link them in terms of...

    12. December 7, 2012

      AIG to incur $2bn losses from Sandy

      AIG will incur $2bn in pre-tax losses from superstorm Sandy, the insurance group disclosed on Friday – as the company...

    13. June 22, 2012

      AIG picks new chief for aircraft lease arm

      American International Group, the insurer bailed out by the US government in 2008, has named an executive chairman to...

    14. April 25, 2012

      AIG sues co-founder of aircraft unit

      American International Group has sued Steven Udvar-Hazy, a former employee who helped found its aircraft leasing unit,...

    15. April 1, 2012

      Benmosche is set on proving AIG’s worth

      This Christmas the chief executive of AIG will enjoy another bank run. At the old cinema he owns in Suffern, New York,...

    16. March 5, 2012

      AIG sells $6bn AIA stake to pay down debt

      AIG has sold more than one third of its remaining stake in AIA to raise about $6bn that it will use to pay down more of...

    17. March 2, 2012

      AIG raises $500m from Blackstone sale

      AIG has raised $500m from selling its remaining stake in Blackstone, the latest move to shed non-core holdings and...

    18. January 16, 2012

      RBS sells aircraft leasing business for $7.3bn

      Royal Bank of Scotland last night finalised the sale of its aircraft leasing business to one of Japan’s largest banks...

    19. December 18, 2011

      Lessor industry boon due to credit crunch rejected

      The head of the world’s largest aircraft leasing company by fleet size has rejected predictions by rivals that a...

    20. September 2, 2011

      AIG starts spin-off process for aircraft unit

      American International Group, the insurer majority-owned by the US Treasury, has started the process of publicly...

    21. August 5, 2011

      ‘Crisis is over’ as AIG posts profit

      American International Group, the insurer that almost failed in the 2008 crisis, could now withstand a severe downturn,...

    22. August 3, 2011

      ILFC buys AeroTurbine for $228m

      International Lease Finance Corp, the aircraft leasing unit of American International Group, has agreed to buy an...

    23. FT Alphaville

      August 3, 2011

      ILFC to buy AeroTurbine

      International Lease Finance Corp, the aircraft-leasing arm of American International Group, is acquiring an...

    24. FT Alphaville

      July 19, 2011

      AIG eyes sale of lease-unit

      The Wall Street Journal reports that American International Group (AIG) is looking to sell part of its giant...

    25. March 8, 2011

      Airbus claims US helped Boeing deal

      Airbus lost a large Chinese passenger jet order to US rival Boeing, prompting a senior executive of the European...

    26. FT Alphaville

      December 3, 2010

      Junk bonds ride again

      If it’s good enough for the Fed, then it’s good enough for legions of investors… That would seem to be the message, at...

    27. September 6, 2010

      Consumer finance rebounds from crisis

      CIT’s recovery highlights firms’ access to credit Finance companies that lend to consumers and smaller businesses in...

    28. FT Alphaville

      August 23, 2010

      AIG airline unit takes off from bailout

      International Lease Finance Corp., AIG’s airplane-leasing unit, has paid off a $3.9bn government rescue loan made a...

    29. August 6, 2010

      AIG set to clinch sale of finance division

      AIG, the US insurer bailed out by Washington, expects to clinch a sale of its consumer finance unit in the next few...

    30. July 21, 2010

      Narrow-body sales dominate aircraft orders

      An Airbus A380 at Farnborough on Wednesday. Sales of wide-bodied long-distance jets have failed to take off at the show...

    31. July 19, 2010

      Emirates places $9bn order for 777s

      Making a point: the Royal Air Force’s Red Arrow display team and a Vulcan bomber fly over Farnborough Emirates, the...

    32. July 19, 2010

      Leasing: Flood of money signals thaw in market

      Air Lease Corp may only have been around since the start of the year but it has already created quite a stir in the...

    33. June 29, 2010

      Aircraft financing stalwart returns

      Steven Udvar-Hazy, one of the biggest names in aircraft financing, has raised almost $3bn as he returns to the aviation...

    34. June 29, 2010

      Aircraft financing stalwart returns with new venture and $3bn funding

      Steven Udvar-Hazy, one of the biggest names in aircraft financing, has raised almost $3bn as he returns to the aviation...

    35. April 15, 2010

      Macquarie snaps up 53 aircraft from AIG lease arm

      Macquarie Group has extended its run of buying assets from distressed sellers after agreeing to pay $2bn for a...

    36. April 15, 2010

      Macquarie buys AIG aircraft

      Macquarie Group is to pay $2bn for a portfolio of 53 aircraft owned by American International Group's aircraft leasing...

    37. April 14, 2010

      AIG unit sells jets to Macquarie for $2bn

      Macquarie Group has extended its run of buying assets from distressed sellers after agreeing to pay US$2bn for a...

    38. FT Alphaville

      January 26, 2010

      AIG scraps ILFC sale plan

      AIG has decided against a sale of its aircraft-leasing unit after concluding it would not reap enough profit from the...

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