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Lyons and McDonnell set the pace in Connacht Stroke Play

Joe Lyons. Picture by Pat Cashman Veteran Joe Lyons fired a brace of two-under 70s to share the halfway lead with Jack McDonnell heading into the final 36 holes of the Connacht Stroke Play at Portumna.After making was he said was his last interclub appearance for Galway in that semi-final defeat to Belvoir Park in the AIG Senior Cup at Donegal on Thur...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Galway, Mcdonnell, Lyons, Lisburn, Donegal, Amateur golf, Carton House, Jack McDonnell, Eoin Murphy, Darragh Flynn, Joe Lyons, Aaron Marshall, Sam Murphy

AIG All Ireland joy for Carton House, Kilkenny and Spanish Point

Carton House won the AIG Men's Senior Cup at the AIG Men’s Cups & Shields Finals 2020, Donegal Golf Club, Murvagh, Donegal, Ireland. 11/06/2021 Picture: Golffile | Thos Caffrey Carton House ended eight years of pain when they captured their first senior pennant with a 3.5-1.5 win over Belvoir Park in the 2020 AIG Senior Cup at Donegal Golf Club.The C...
Tags: America, Sport, Aig, Ireland, Golf, Clarke, Ferguson, Scott Jones, Leinster, Jones, Michael, Galway, Wilson, Tom, Ward, PAUL

Leona leads; Berehaven's AIG Jimmy Bruen joy; Lanigan shines in Women's Amateur

Chris Downey (left) and David Kelly celebrate Berehaven’s historic win in the AIG Jimmy Bruen Shield at Donegal GC. © Golffile | Thos Caffrey Leona Maguire blasted a seven-under 65 to take the early lead in the LPGA Mediheal Championship in San Francisco.The Co Cavan star (26) reeled off four birdies in her first six holes on the back nine at Lake Mer...
Tags: England, Scotland, San Francisco, Spain, Sport, Aig, Thailand, Austria, Ireland, South Africa, House, Golf, Pga Tour, European Tour, Switzerland, Belgium

Here are 9 fascinating facts to know about BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink. AP BlackRock, the largest money manager, is an increasingly influential player in Washington, DC. Insider has rounded up a rundown of fast facts to know about BlackRock. Sign up for the Insider Finance daily newsletter. BlackRock, the world's largest investment manager, has become an increasingly influential Wall Street player in Washington, DC as a poster child of the revolving door between finance and politics.The firm has hired notable policy...
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Berehaven and Baltinglass to battle for AIG Jimmy Bruen and first All Ireland

Munster champions Berehaven Golf Club (above) and Leinster champions Baltinglass will be going for their first All Ireland title in the AIG Jimmy Bruen Shield Final at Donegal GC on Thursday. Picture: Niall O'Shea Berehaven are dreaming big after they beat Ballinasloe 3.5-1.5 to set up a battle with fellow minnows Baltinglass for the 2020 AIG Jimmy Br...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Leinster, Patterson, Carlin, Galway, Balmoral, Murphy, Corbett, Mann, Rafferty, Kilkenny, Hegarty, Donegal, Mooney

Saso inspired by McIlroy to US Women's Open glory

Yuka Saso shows off the US Women’s Open trophy. Picture: USGA Yuka Saso thanked Rory McIlroy for his support and inspiration after she fought back from a horror start to beat Japan’s Nasa Hataoka at the third hole of a playoff to win the US Women’s Open at the Olympic Club.The 19-year-old, who models her swing on the four-time Major champion, became t...
Tags: Japan, Sweden, Instagram, US, San Francisco, Sport, Aig, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, European Tour, Tokyo, Ncaa, Kim, Kpmg, Oklahoma, Alex

Foley in the mix at Scottish Amateur; ace for Patrick Keeling

Hugh Foley (Royal Dublin) playing his second shot to the 17th green in the final round of the AIG 2020 Irish Amateur Close Championship at Sandy Hills Links, Rosapenna Golf Club, Co Donegal. Picture by Pat Cashman Irish Close champion Hugh Foley opened with a four-under 65 to sit just three shots off the pace at the Scottish Men's Open Championship at...
Tags: England, Scotland, Sport, Aig, Golf, Castle, James Wilson, Foley, Moran, Andrew Benson, Amateur golf, Pat Cashman, Hugh Foley, Robert Moran, Connor Wilson, Matthew McClean

Revised format for AIG Women’s Open pre-qualifying

The AIG Women’s Open will take place from 16-22 August 2021 at Carnoustie The R&A has announced that a revised pre-qualifying format will be used for the AIG Women’s Open at Carnoustie, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.Select events on the Ladies’ European Tour Access Series and Rose Ladies Series have been awarded a minimum of six places into Final Quali...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Panmure, Mastercard, Ladies European Tour, Majors, LPGA, Carnoustie, Real Club de Golf, Santander Golf Tour Zaragoza, JCB Golf Country Club, Sandy Lodge

Hawaii Supreme Court to Hear Bad Faith Case

    The Hawaii Supreme Court has granted certiorari to hear an appeal from the Intermediate Court of Appeals decision in Carvalho v. AIG Hawaii Insurance Company, 148 Haw. 370, 477 P.3d 164 (Haw. Ct. App. 2020). A summary of the ICA decision is here. The ICA reversed the trial court's granting of summary judgment to AIG on the bad faith count.     Thanks to my blogging colleague, Mark Murakami (, for notifying me of the cert grant. [Author: Tred Eyerly]
Tags: Insurance, Aig, ICA, Hawaii Supreme Court, Carvalho, Tred Eyerly, Bad Faith, Intermediate Court of Appeals, Mark Murakami, AIG Hawaii Insurance Company

United States: Thomas Guastello V. AIG Specialty Insurance Company - Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

The trial court entered summary judgment in favor of AIG, finding that the damage sustained by Guastello's property took place in 2010 when the wall collapsed.
Tags: News, Aig, United States, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard, Smith LLP, AIG Specialty Insurance Company, Thomas Guastello, Guastello

Insuretech startup Counterpart raises $10M in funding round led by Valor Equity Partners

Insuretech startup Counterpart, has raised $10 million in funding led by Valor Equity Partners. Also participating was Susa Ventures and Felicis Ventures. Counterpart works in the ‘management liability’ insurance market. Counterpart will also partner with Markel Specialty, a specialty insurance division of Markel Corporation, to offer its management liability insurance products. Insuretech startups like Oscar, Lemonade, and Root have made incursions into personal insurance. What has been less pr...
Tags: TC, Europe, Spacex, Insurance, Tech, Tesla, Ceo, Companies, Aig, United States, Oscar, Felicis Ventures, Susa Ventures, Credit Karma, Lemonade, Addepar

Illinois Court Determines Duty to Defend Construction Defect Claims

    Given the underlying allegations of damage to personal property, the court determined the insurer had a duty to defend. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's London v. Metropolitan Builders, Inc ., 2019 Ill. App. LEXIS 979 (Ill. Ct. App. Dec. 18, 2019).     Metropolitan was hired as the general contractor for construction, renovation and demolition at contiguous properties - the 1907 Property, 1909 Property, and 1911 Property. During construction activities, the structures on the 1907 Property an...
Tags: Insurance, Aig, Chicago, Lloyd, Metropolitan, Comprehensive General Liability, Construction Defects, Duty to Defend, Tred Eyerly, Occurrence, Illinois Court, Lloyd s London, Metropolitan Builders Inc

Greensill - who is holding the bag?

There has been much fabulous reporting in the lead-up to the collapse of Greensill, the eponymously named Australian domiciled but London headquartered supply chain financier. But if you want guidance start with anything by Duncan Mavin (from the Wall Street Journal) or Robert Smith sometimes with Olaf Storbeck (at the Financial Times).The excellent work of these journalists is now on the front page above the fold. It is not everyday a globally significant financial institution fails, and it is ...
Tags: Business, Japan, London, Australia, Aig, Credit Suisse, Queensland, Sydney, Fund, US Treasury, John, Iag, Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Lex, Bcc

Leona Maguire in contention at Drive On Championship

Leona Maguire ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy Leona Maguire made three birdies in a one-under 71 to remain in contention for her maiden LPGA win in the LPGA Drive On Championship at Golden Ocala in Florida.The Slieve Russell star (26) remained tied for sixth on four-under, just six shots behind Jennifer Kupcho and Austin Ernst who shot 67’s to lead by two stroke...
Tags: Florida, Texas, LSU, Spain, Sport, Aig, West, Golf, Ncaa, Royal Troon, Augusta, Scottsdale, University Of Colorado, Laura Davies, Team USA, Marion County

Athene Expresses Interest in 19.9% Stake in AIG's Life & Retirement Unit

By Alwyn Scott and Suzanne BarlynNEW YORK (Reuters) - Athene Holding Ltd has expressed interest in buying a 19.9% stake in American International...
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AIG profit falls on catastrophes, travel insurance and COVID impact

Insurance conglomerate American International Group Inc.’s net income swung to a loss on mark-to-market adjustments in hedging programs primarily for certain products sold by its life-insurance unit.
Tags: Finance, Aig, Article, The Wall Street Journal, American International Group Inc, FBN, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, Fox-business/markets/earnings, Fox-business/lifestyle/travel, Fox-business/money/insurance, 8fcffe07-eae8-56f1-aec7-f6e848cbb16a

AIG Fourth-Quarter Profit Tops Target; Virus, Disaster, Derivatives Weigh on Results

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Insurer American International Group Inc posted a net loss of $60 million in the fourth quarter, mainly due to a $1.2 billion...
Tags: New York, Aig, Reuters Insurer American International Group Inc

Lee Westwood wins fourth AGW Golfer of the Year award

Lee Westwood of England plays his second shot on the No. 14 hole during Round 1 of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, Thursday, November 12, 2020. England’s Lee Westwood has been voted the Association of Golf Writers’ Golfer of the Year for a record fourth time.Westwood received 53 percent to secure the 2020 ‘Golfer of the Year’ title from AIG...
Tags: Europe, UK, England, Germany, Sport, Aig, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Justin Rose, Lee Westwood, European Tour, Dubai, States, Kate, Association, Lee

LPGA announces 2021 schedule; 34 events and purses over $76 million

Leona Maguire.. Picture by Pat Cashman NAPLES, Fla., Dec. 18, 2020 – After a year disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 is gearing up to be an incredible season for the LPGA Tour. The 2021 LPGA Tour schedule will feature 34 official events across North America, Europe and Asia, with two new events added to the tournament calendar and players compet...
Tags: Asia, Europe, Japan, Florida, Australia, California, Scotland, Singapore, America, San Francisco, Sport, Taiwan, Aig, Thailand, United States, Hawaii

Mullarney and Yates top dogs at TaylorMade Winter Series

Naas’ Jonathan Yates Professionals Ronan Mullarney and Jonathan Yates took the top prizes in the TaylorMade Winter Series at Portmarnock Links.Naas professional Yates won the gross by a shot from AIG Irish Close champion Hugh Foley and by two from Portmarnock’s James Temple while Galway man Mullarney also shot 68 to win the nett as 92 players teed it ...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, European Tour, Dublin, Galway, Foley, Taylormade, Whelan, Tara, Yates, Naas, Portmarnock, Quinlan, Amateur golf, Challenge Tour

Triple birdie finish gives Kim the US Women's Open and South Korea its 10th

A Lim Kim celebrates a birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round at the 2020 U.S. Women's Open at Champions Golf Club (Cypress Creek Course) in Houston, Texas on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020. (Jeff Haynes/USGA) South Korea’s A Lim Kim equalled the biggest final round comeback in the history of the US Women’s Open when she birdied her last three ho...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, England, Texas, Sweden, West Point, Cc, Stanford, Germany, US, Sport, Park, Aig, Thailand, United States, Golf

Hawaii Court of Appeals Confirms Bad Faith Exists Even if No Contractual Duty to Pay Benefits

    The Hawaii Intermediate Court of Appeals reversed the trial court's granting of summary judgment to the insurer on the insured's bad faith claim. Carvalho v. AIG Hawaii Insurance Company, Inc. , 2020 Haw. App. LEXIS 382 (Haw. Ct. App. Nov. 16, 2020).     Plaintiff Carvalho's son was killed in a two-car accident. The other car and driver were uninsured. The deceased son was covered by a policy issued by AIG to his maternal grandparents. Plaintiff made a clam for uninsured motorist (UM) and u...
Tags: Insurance, Aig, Hawaii, Automobile, Carvalho, Tred Eyerly, Bad Faith, Mark Murakami, UIM, Stacking Coverage, UIM/UM Coverage, Hawaii Intermediate Court of Appeals, Hawaii Court of Appeals, AIG Hawaii Insurance Company Inc, Carvalho AIG

Here are 9 fascinating facts to know about BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager popping up in the Biden administration

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink was reportedly under consideration by 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to run the Treasury Department. AP The world's biggest fund manager, BlackRock, has become an increasingly influential player in Washington, DC.  The firm's global head of sustainable investing is set to head Biden's National Economic Council, and a former advisor to BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink will serve as a top official at Treasury. Here's a rundown of fast fac...
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Meadow finds putting touch to contend in Florida

Stephanie Meadow. Picture: Philip Magowan / PressEye Stephanie Meadow fired a five-under 65 to scorch into contention for her maiden LPGA Tour win in the inaugural Pelican Women's Championship in Florida.The Galgorm Castle touring professional (28) birdied four of her last five holes at a blustery Pelican Golf Club near Tampa to share third place on s...
Tags: Florida, Sport, Aig, Colombia, South Africa, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Pga Tour, European Tour, Korea, Kpmg, Shane Lowry, Mia, Maria, Tampa, Lowry

Popov off to a flyer in Pelican Championship; Meadow five back

Sophia Popov Jordanstown's Stephanie Meadow was tied 13th after a one-under 69 and Leona Maguire joint 46th after a 72 as AIG Women’s Open champion Sophia Popov fired a six-under 64 to lead the inaugural Pelican Women’s Championship in Florida.It was a first career 18-hole LPGA Tour lead for Popov, whose career-low round gave her a two-stroke advantag...
Tags: Florida, Sport, Aig, Green, United States, South Africa, Golf, Korea, Dallas, Jesus, Kim, Kpmg, Jupiter, Thompson, Toledo, Konica Minolta

Judge Tosses Hank Greenberg’s Lawsuit Against Eliot Spitzer, Insults Him To His Face

The former AIG CEO is too blinded by hatred and rage to see any similarities between himself and the libidinous former governor.
Tags: Law, Finance, Aig, Tosses Hank Greenberg, Lawsuit Against Eliot Spitzer Insults

Mehaffey added to US Women's Open field; Maguire misses out

Olivia Mehaffey. Picture by Pat Cashman Leona Maguire misses out but Arizona State’s Olivia Mehaffey is one of 20 amateurs added to the field for the 75th US. Women’s Open Championship at Champions Golf Club in Houston from December 10-13.As previously announced, the 156-player field for the championship will be entirely comprised of exempt players d...
Tags: US, Sport, Aig, Austin, Golf, Houston, Royal Troon, Arizona State University, Majors, Honolulu, Maguire, Irvine Calif, Leona, Sun Devils, St Augustine Fla, Champions Golf Club

GUI pencils in postponed AIG Cups and Shields semis for early 2021

Donegal Golf Club, Murvagh. Picture: GUI The All Ireland semi-finals and finals of the postponed AIG Cups and Shields have been pencilled in for Donegal Golf Club for the first quarter of next year.The decision was made following a full review of available options by the Golfing Union of Ireland and the dates of the rescheduled finals will be confirme...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Republic Of Ireland, Golf, Northern Ireland, All Ireland, Amateur golf, Golfing Union of Ireland, Golf Ireland, AIG Cups, AIG Pierce Purcell Shield, AIG Jimmy Bruen Shield, Donegal Golf Club

AIG names new CEO, plans to spin off life and retirement unit

Insurer American International Group Inc on Monday said its board approved a plan to separate the life and retirement business from the...
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