American International Group Acquisitions and Exits, 33 Deals Between 1998 and 2018
insurance Company

American International Group has acquired 16 companies, including 7 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 17 assets.

American International Group’s largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired Validus Holdings for $5.6B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2010, when it sold American Life Insurance to MetLife for $16.2B. American International Group has acquired in 5 different US states, and 9 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include insurance (94%) and business services (7%).

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American International Group, Inc.

175 Water Street,
New York, New York 10038
United States,
(212) 770-7000

American International Group, Inc. is an international insurance organization serving customers in more than 130 countries. AIG companies serve commercial, institutional, and individual customers through one of the most extensive worldwide property-casualty networks of any insurer. American International Group, Inc. was formed in 1919 and is headquartered in New York City.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 10 4 - - 2 - 16
vol $2.3B $5.6B $7.9B
Sell (1.6/yr) # 9 - 5 1 2 - 17
vol $18.1B $1.1B $50M $388M $19.6B

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Largest Validus Holdings Ltd.
$5.6B (2018-01-22)
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Largest American Life Insurance Co. (ALICO)
$16.2B (2010-11-01)

Insurance M&A - Last 3 Years

When analyzing the insurance sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 272 insurance companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 37 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 16 have acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic insurance acquirer over the past 3 years is HUB International, with 127 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the insurance sector over the past 3 years is Inflexion Private Equity with 3 platform acquisitions.

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