Expedia picks AIG Travel as global travel insurance provider



American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) has announced that it has been selected as Brand Expedia Group´s global provider of travel insurance and assistance products, the company said.

Aon Affinity Travel Practice, Expedia´s long-term US insurance partner, will continue to provide advisory services to Expedia and will deliver customer claim services in the US

Travelers can opt for AIG´s Travel Guard® insurance offerings at the US point of purchase for flights, hotels, packages, cars and cruises on Expedia sites, including Expedia.com®, CheapTickets®, Orbitz® and Travelocity®.

Following the US launch, AIG Travel and Expedia plan to expand the travel insurance offerings to the same Expedia brands globally, as well as ebookers, lastminute.com.au, lastminute.co.nz, Wotif.com and Wotif.co.nz.

AIG Travel, Inc., a member of American International Group, Inc. and part of AIG Personal Insurance, is a worldwide provider of travel insurance and global assistance. Travel Guard® is the marketing name for its portfolio of travel insurance solutions and travel-related services, including medical and security services, marketed to both leisure and business travelers around the globe. Services are provided through a network of wholly owned service centers located in Asia, Europe and the Americas. For additional information, visit our websites at www.aig.com/travel and www.travelguard.com.

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today AIG member companies provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, and other financial services to customers in more than 80 countries and jurisdictions. These diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

Expedia.com® is one of the world´s largest full service travel sites, helping millions of travelers per month easily plan and book travel. Expedia.com (https://www.expedia.com/, 1-800-EXPEDIA) aims to provide the latest technology and the widest selection of top vacation destinations, affordable airfare, hotel deals, car rentals, destination weddings, cruise deals and in-destination activities, attractions, services and travel apps.

Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.