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    1. October 8, 2014

      Geithner and Boies clash over AIG bailout

      Tim Geithner verbally sparred with the lawyer for former AIG chief executive Hank Greenberg on Wednesday, over whether...

    2. October 7, 2014

      Geithner defends US action in AIG bailout

      Tim Geithner, the former president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, has defended the 2008 bailout of AIG,...

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    1. October 6, 2014

      Hank Paulson says AIG bailout terms needed to be ‘harsh’

      Former Treasury secretary Hank Paulson acknowledged that AIG received “punitive” terms in its financial crisis bailout...

    2. September 29, 2014

      Greenberg suit claims AIG was penalised

      The US government demonised AIG as the poster child of the financial crisis and penalised its shareholders by charging...

    3. February 17, 2014

      Hank Greenberg makes comeback with $4.4bn MultiPlan acquisition

      Former AIG boss Maurice “Hank” Greenberg has made a comeback on the deal scene with the $4.4bn acquisition of...

    4. July 29, 2013

      Bernanke ordered to testify in AIG case

      A judge has ordered Ben Bernanke, the Federal Reserve chairman, to testify about the bailout of AIG in a case where the...

    5. FT Alphaville

      March 13, 2013

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Tuesday, - Out of control! - On leaderless economies. - Grantham telling it like it is. - On the other...

    6. December 14, 2012

      IAG to sell last of UK assets at a loss

      Insurance Australia Group is to end a troublesome six-year foray into the UK by disposing of its remaining businesses...

    7. November 23, 2012

      Greenberg to continue AIG bailout fight

      Hank Greenberg, the former chief executive of AIG, will continue his fight for compensation from the US government over...

    8. September 23, 2012

      Intense dialogue, flawed governance

      What is the quality of the dialogue between fund managers and the companies in which they invest? The picture that...

    9. March 20, 2012

      New kid on the block

      When Carson Block published his first research report under the Muddy Waters name in mid-2010, he was still the chief...

    10. 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...

    11. January 13, 2012

      NY Fed in new move to sell AIG assets

      The Federal Reserve Bank of New York is making a fresh attempt to sell several billion dollars of mortgage-related...

    12. August 2, 2011

      Retrial for General Re and AIG executives

      A US appeals court has thrown out the criminal convictions of four former General Re executives and a former AIG...

    13. FT Alphaville

      January 10, 2011

      Not just printing money -- making it, too

      That’s just showing off. The Fed released its preliminary 2010 results on Monday and they show a hum-dinging whopper of...

    14. FT Alphaville

      January 5, 2011

      Hank Greenberg takes on the government, Goldman, taxpayers

      Oh, Hank. In Wednesday’s Wall Street Journal, the AIG godfather inquires “why did we nationalise AIG?” He’s puzzled,...

    15. July 17, 2010

      AIG to pay $725m to settle lawsuit

      AIG is to pay $725m to a group of Ohio pension funds to settle a six-year-old class action lawsuit over allegations of...

    16. FT Alphaville

      June 9, 2010

      More heat at the Pru

      As the pressure mounts on Prudential CEO Tidjane Thiam, rivals and interested parties are piling in with their tuppence...

    17. March 23, 2010

      Greenberg closes AIG chapter

      Hank Greenberg has begun to sell down the last of his stake in AIG, the US insurer he led for more than three decades,...

    18. March 22, 2010

      Greenberg agrees to sell AIG shares to UBS

      Starr International, the investment vehicle of former AIG chief Hank Greenberg, has struck a deal to sell most of its...

    19. January 22, 2010

      History may record the great accounting convention crisis

      From Mr John Murray. Sir, So “one person familiar with the matter” says that “the prospect of repayment of all the Fed...

    20. FT Alphaville

      January 11, 2010

      Does Hank Greenberg read the news?

      Having been CEO of AIG since the 1960s, only to resign in 2005 amidst a major accounting scandal, you could perhaps...

    21. November 28, 2009

      Plunging oil prices take a toll on energy sector

      Energy stocks dragged the market lower yesterday as Wall Street floundered in the aftermath of Dubai World's request...

    22. FT Alphaville

      November 26, 2009

      AIG, Greenberg settle dispute

      AIG and Hank Greenberg have agreed to settle all the remaining lawsuits between them. The US insurer, rescued last year...

    23. November 25, 2009

      AIG and Greenberg settle dispute

      AIG and Hank Greenberg have agreed to settle all the remaining lawsuits between them, in a deal that will see the...

    24. FT Alphaville

      October 27, 2009

      Greenberg's CV Starr says it's only poached 13 AIG employees

      On Monday, the New York Times declared Maurice “Hank” Greenberg to be “at it again”, by which they meant executing a...

    25. September 16, 2009

      AIG behemoth is trying to regain its feet

      Most US companies caught up in the storm last year have, by now, learned their fate. Not AIG. Lehman Brothers is gone...

    26. September 16, 2009

      SocGen bankers join forces to set up hedge fund

      Thirty senior bankers from Société Générale's alternative asset management team have left to set up their own hedge...

    27. September 16, 2009

      Behemoth struggles to get back on its feet

      Most US companies caught up in the storm last year have, by now, learned their fate. Not AIG. Lehman Brothers is gone....

    28. September 16, 2009

      SocGen bankers quit to set up alone

      Thirty senior bankers from Société Générale's alternative asset management team have left to set up their own hedge...

    29. September 15, 2009

      SocGen bankers quit to launch hedge fund

      Thirty senior bankers from Société Générale’s alternative asset management team have left to set up their own hedge...

    30. FT Alphaville

      September 1, 2009

      AIG, ex-executives, agree arbitration

      AIG agreed with two of its top former executives on Monday to accept binding arbitration in legal matters involving...

    31. September 1, 2009

      AIG and former executives agree arbitration

      AIG agreed with two of its top former executives on Monday to accept binding arbitration in legal matters involving...

    32. August 27, 2009

      Financial stocks fuel Wall Street rally

      US stocks rallied strongly during the day on Thursday, reversing early losses, as some of the more beaten up financial...

    33. FT Alphaville

      August 17, 2009

      AIG's new chief executive worth 7 million times the old one

      Annual salary of AIG’s previous chief executive, Edward Liddy = $1. Annual salary of AIG’s new chief executive, Robert...

    34. FT Alphaville

      August 13, 2009

      Greenberg to join AIG settlement

      Hank Greenberg and other former AIG executives have agreed to pay $115m to settle shareholder lawsuits over the...

    35. August 13, 2009

      Greenberg to contribute to settling AIG lawsuits

      Hank Greenberg and other former AIG executives agreed to pay $115m to settle shareholder lawsuits over the insurer’s...

    36. August 8, 2009

      Enforcement push gives SEC quick image boost

      The Securities and Exchange Commission has in the past year been criticsed for being slow, inept and captive to...

    37. August 7, 2009

      Enforcement push gives SEC image boost

      The Securities and Exchange Commission has in the past year been criticised for being slow, inept and captive to...

    38. FT Alphaville

      August 7, 2009

      Greenberg pays $15m in SEC settlement

      Hank Greenberg, former chairman of US insurer AIG, on Thursday agreed to pay $15m to settle the SEC’s investigation...

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