AIG Media centre
Here are the contact details for our media team, as well as the latest AIG press releases.
Latest press releases
Mental Health forces one in six into career breaks
27 January 2020 - One in six (17%) employees has been forced to take time out from their career due to stress or mental health pressures. Almost one-fifth (19%) of non-retired females have taken time out from their career due to mental health pressures.
Over 50s worry they're over the hill at work
17 December 2019 - AIG Life’s study of more than 3,000 working adults suggests there is still an unconscious bias of ageism among individuals in the workplace, with over-50s and younger workers equally worried about the implications.
Self employed 'work ill' as they can't get to GPs
5 December 2019 - Self-employed people are working while ill as they worry about arranging medical appointments during working hours.
Couples keep their money to themselves
22 November 2019 - Couples transfer an average of just a fifth of their monthly pay into a joint account as they value financial independence over pooling their cash.
More 2019 releases
'Guilty' workers struggle to make GP appointments
15 November 2019 - AIG Life’s research among more than 2,000 employees and self-employed workers found just two out of five (41%) find it easy to take time off work so they can get to medical appointments.
Patients hold back to ease the pressure on GPs
4 October 2019 - Just one in four of working adults immediately arrange an appointment as soon as they feel ill while nearly a third say they hold out for as long as possible before arranging an appointment even if they are suffering.
Gender care gap is costing women at work
25 September 2019 - Three out of four women are the main carers for children and expect to look after elderly relatives.
AIG helps customers to make Smart Health choices
27 August 2019 - AIG Life has added a virtual GP and health service to all of its individual and group protection insurance offerings, to enable families and employees to take control of their health and wellbeing.
We'll save to pay for care in old age
11 July 2019 - Nearly half of adults would back saving into a fund to pay for social care in later life as the debate over how to afford the UK’s social care system intensifies.
Millions are living with illness denial
13 June 2019 - New research from AIG Life reveals 18.3 million people are living with what it has termed ‘illness denial.’
AIG signs with Skipton Building Society to provide straightforward life insurance
28 May 2019 - AIG Life Limited has been appointed by Skipton Building Society to provide life and critical illness insurance products to its customers.
People declare themselves fit to work for longer
24 May 2019 - People believe they will be physically fit to work on average until 68, beyond the rising State Pension age.
AIG Life pays more claims than ever before
19 February 2019 - Data published by AIG Life reveals it paid 99% of life claims in 2018, equal to 2017, and 94% of critical illness claims, up from 93% last year.
AIG Life appoints new CEO
13 December 2018 - AIG Life Limited today announced the appointment of Philip Willcock as Chief Executive Officer.
AIG upgrades Term Assurance to support IHT planning
18th September 2018 - AIG Life has enhanced its Term Assurance to help individuals cover their inheritance tax (IHT) liabilities.
AIG finds customers want to share good news stories
31 August 2018 - Claimants really want to tell others what a positive difference protection insurance can make to their life.
Yorkshire Building Society selects AIG to provide Simple, Easy Access Life Insurance
13 August 2018 - Yorkshire Building Society is making life and critical illness insurance available to customers thanks to a new partnership with AIG Life Limited.
AIG to acquire UK group life specialist Ellipse from Munich Re
20 June 2018 - AIG Life Ltd. (AIGLL), a UK subsidiary of AIG Life & Retirement, has agreed to acquire Ellipse, a specialist provider of group life risk protection in the UK, from Munich Re.
Yulife partners with AIG to create the world’s first lifestyle insurance business
14 June 2018 - Yulife, the world’s first lifestyle insurance business, has partnered with AIG Life to create a groundbreaking new insurance proposition for the UK market.