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Robert Benmosche

AIG's CEO Says Criticizing AIG's Bonuses Like Lynching African Americans During Jim Crow

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 11.25.2013 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

How could anyone five years after the crash have such disgraceful beliefs? It's the predictable outcome of trillions of dollars of no strings bailouts for Wall Street with no accountability for the financial crash and Wall Street's role in causing it.

AIG CEO: Bonus Uproar 'Just As Bad' As Racist Lynch Mob

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 09.25.2013 | Business

Maybe you got angry about AIG paying huge bonuses just months after it nearly brought down the financial system and took a $182 billion bailout. We...

CEO Of Bailed-Out AIG: 'Too Big To Fail Has Been Solved'

Posted 09.22.2013 | Business

Americans shouldn’t be worried about the nation’s biggest financial institutions sinking the economy any more, according to Robert Benmosche, the ...

Major CEO's Harsh Advice For College Grads

Posted 05.14.2013 | Business

While happy graduation speeches may be the norm, the class of 2013 at New York State’s Alfred University will get some no-nonsense advice from its s...

How Old People Are Putting Global Economies At Risk

Posted 01.22.2013 | Business

The latest threat looming over the global economy: Old people. That’s at least according to Fitch ratings agency. The company said Monday that t...

Rescued By A Bailout, A.I.G. May Sue Its Savior

Dealbook | BEN PROTESS and MICHAEL J. DE LA MERCED | Posted 01.08.2013 | Business

Fresh from paying back a $182 billion bailout, the American International Group has been running a nationwide advertising campaign with the tagline ...

WATCH: AIG Executive Mocks Bailout With Jay-Z Parody

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 12.14.2012 | Business

Don’t you hate it when you have to get out of bed to earn the taxpayer money being used to bailout your company? Maybe you should perform a rap paro...

You'll Never Believe All The Crazy Things CEOs Said This Year

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 12.08.2012 | Business

CEOs really put their feet (and anything else they could find) in their mouths this year. With the presidential election and the looming fiscal cli...

AIG CEO: Nobody Ever Thanked Us!

New York Magazine | Jessica Pressler | Posted 10.21.2012 | Business

Bob Benmosche was perfectly happy to while away his retirement on his Croatian vineyard. But the image of AIG employees being beaten up for their bonu...

Richest Person In The World Says Regular People Need To Work More

Posted 06.14.2012 | Business

The world’s richest man says everyone should keep working into their golden years for the sake of the greater good. Billionaire Carlos Slim said ...

CEO From His Seaside Villa: Europeans Should Keep Working Until They're 80

Posted 06.04.2012 | Business

This isn't your grandpa's economy. But it could still be yours once you're his age. Robert Benmosche, chief executive of the recently bailed-out a...

Bombshell Report On BofA/Merrill Mess

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 06.04.2012 | Business

Mark Gongloff, HuffPostBiz's trusty financial news curator, is off so today's 7.5 Things is brought to you by Jillian Berman. Thing One: Merrill M...

Guess Who's Back? AIG's Profits More Than Double Last Year's

Reuters | Posted 07.03.2012 | Business

* EPS on operating basis $1.65 vs $1.12 expected by analysts * 1st-quarter net income of $1.71/shr, vs 31 cents in 2011 ...

The Infuriating, Inexcusable AIG Tax Deal

Jacqueline Leo | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics
Jacqueline Leo

So, this spring, when the Occupy Wall Street crowd comes out of hibernation, don't be surprised if the Tea Party joins them at a new location: 70 Pine Street, the N.Y. corporate headquarters of AIG.

AIG CEO Says He Plans To Stay Longer Than Expected

Posted 12.23.2011 | Business

American International Group Inc (AIG.N) CEO Robert Benmosche has told the company's directors that he would like to remain in his job longer than...

Former AIG CEO: Bailout Was Unconstitutional

AP | Posted 01.21.2012 | Business

Ex-American International Group CEO Hank Greenberg is striking back at the U.S. government for bailing out his former employer. Greenberg filed a l...

AIG Plans To Switch Banks

Posted 09.10.2011 | Business

PHILADELPHIA (Jessica Hall) - American International Group (AIG.N) plans to replace one or more Wall Street banks in its next sale of shares from ...

WATCH: CEO Of Bailed-Out AIG Calls For Self-Regulation

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.23.2011 | Business

In the aftermath of the financial crisis, American International Group was bailed out by the federal government. But evidently, that truth hasn't stop...

Taxpayers Take Hit On Lower-Priced AIG Stock Sale

Posted 07.11.2011 | Business

NEW YORK: American International Group and the U.S. Treasury will sell nearly $9 billion in AIG stock, they said on Wednesday, a huge offering but...

AIG Expects Other Bids For Their Former Subprime Bonds

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - American International Group (AIG.N) expects others to bid for the mortgage-backed securities that it has offered to pay $15.7 billion...

AIG Takes Big Charge In 4Q

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

American International Group Inc will take a fourth-quarter charge of $4.1 billion for raising loss reserves at global property insurer Chartis, the ...

The Third Chamber: Why AIG's CEO and Jamie Dimon Don't Give a Damn What You Think

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The Chamber of Commerce doesn't represent "business." It represents a small number of massively influential businesses, most of whom are suffocating the startup and mid-sized companies that are the real engines of growth.

AIG Takes Big Step To Pay Off Government Bailout

AP | DANIEL WAGNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Bailed-out insurance conglomerate American International Group Inc. is taking a key step toward paying off a bailout that was at on...

AIG's CEO To Stay On Despite Cancer

AP | MARK JEWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BOSTON — American International Group Inc. said Monday that CEO and President Robert Benmosche is healthy enough to remain in his leadership pos...

Wall Street's Secret Society Elects New Members

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

This weekend a tight-lipped group of power brokers elected two new members into Kappa Beta Phi, Wall Street's secret society founded in 1929, Bloomber...