AIG To Sell Its Remaining Shares in Transatlantic
March 05, 2010 09:06 AM Eastern Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--American International Group, Inc. (AIG) today announced its
intention to sell in a public offering the remaining 9,192,662 million shares of common stock of Transatlantic
Holdings, Inc. (TRH) owned by American Home Assurance Company (AHAC), an AIG subsidiary. AHAC
currently intends to commence such an offering on or prior to March 9, 2010, concurrent with TRH’s addition to the
S&P Midcap 400 Index. AHAC intends to have a portion of the total shares offered reserved for purchase by index
AHAC’s current ownership position of 9,192,662 common shares of TRH represents approximately 13.8 percent
of TRH’s common shares issued and outstanding.
Upon commencement of any offering, questions regarding the offering may be directed to Goldman, Sachs & Co
and Wells Fargo Securities. A copy of the prospectus and prospectus supplement relating to the underwritten
offering may be obtained when they are available from Kathleen E. Shannon, Corporate Secretary, American
International Group, Inc., 70 Pine Street, New York, NY 10270, telephone: 212-770-5123.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be a sale of
these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to
registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
AIG is a leading international insurance organization with operations in more than 130 countries and jurisdictions.
AIG companies serve commercial, institutional, and individual customers through one of the most extensive
worldwide property-casualty networks of any insurer. In addition, AIG companies are leading providers of life
insurance and retirement services around the world. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange,
as well as the stock exchanges in Ireland