The frequency of M&A insurance claims is rising as large deals prove risky and the average payout on the most severe category of claims tops $19 million, according to AIG’s latest study of its Representations and Warranties claims.
Insurance protection and expertise for buyers and sellers.
AIG provides M&A insurance to help deal makers enter the turbulent waters of mergers and acquisitions – with the confidence of knowing that they are backed by increased financial protection and AIG’s expertise to help close the deal.
Tailored coverage helps protect buyers and sellers from financial loss if misrepresentations or inaccuracies in representations or warranties occur. Buyers can distinguish bids, sellers can reduce indemnity obligations – both can close more efficiently.
Helps reduce or eliminate risk exposure related to the business of the seller or buyer arising out of a merger and acquisition, thereby helping enable deals to close more quickly, and sales proceeds to avoid impairment.
AIG has been assisting buyers and sellers close over 3,000 deals globally since the late 1990s. We have the unique knowledge and experience to create customized insurance solutions tailored to the businesses involved in the transactions. Whether on the buy or sell side, our team will work with deal teams to help understand, measure, and mitigate transactional risks faced by our clients, helping to reduce uncertainty and to close a deal quickly.
Our underwriters have unparalleled experience and expertise in the mergers and acquisitions space. Plus, our global footprint and ability to insure cross-border deals allows us to create a policy that takes into account the unique needs of the deal.
AIG clients have access to the worldwide expertise of in-country professionals dedicated to efficient management of mergers and acquisitions claims.
Learn how our global expertise in insurance, law, tax, and regulations can help facilitate smoother domestic and cross-border transactions.