AIG Life adapts term assurance for IHT planning
The addition of a new joint life second death (JLSD) option provides an alternative to whole of life insurance for couples who want to gift assets and erode their IHT liability by a certain age. A ‘gift… AIG is one of the biggest insurers in the world, serving 90 million customers in about 80 countries. The insurer became a symbol of the U.S. financial crisis in 2008 when the government bailed out the company for $182 billion in exchange for an equity stake. AIG restructured, repaid the money plus interest, and the U.S. Treasury sold off the last of its shares in the company in 2012.