ILFC Holdings, Inc. ("ILFC Holdings"), a wholly owned subsidiary of
American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) ("AIG"), announced today
that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") for a proposed initial
public offering. The offering will consist of shares of ILFC Holdings'
common stock to be sold by AIG Capital Corporation, a direct wholly
owned subsidiary of AIG. The number of shares to be offered, price range
and timing for the proposed offering have not yet been determined. Prior
to the consummation of the initial public offering, and subject to
certain conditions, International Lease Finance Corporation ("ILFC")
will become a direct subsidiary of ILFC Holdings. ILFC Holdings was
formed solely for the purpose of the proposed offering and has not
engaged in any activities other than those incidental to its formation,
the reorganization of ILFC and the proposed offering.
Citigroup, J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley are acting as the joint global
coordinators of the offering. When available, copies of the preliminary
prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained for free by visiting
the SEC website at http://www.sec.gov.
You may also request copies of these filings, at no cost, by telephone
at (310) 788-1999 or by mail to 10250 Constellation Boulevard, Suite
3400, Los Angeles, California 90067, or by contacting:
Citigroup, Attention: Prospectus Department, Brooklyn Army Terminal,
140 58th Street, 8th floor, Brooklyn, New York 11220, telephone:
J.P. Morgan, Attention: Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long
Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717, telephone 1-866-803-9204
Morgan Stanley, Attention: Prospectus Department, 180 Varick Street,
2nd Floor, New York, New York 10014, telephone 1-866-718-1649
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed
with the SEC but has not yet become effective. These securities may not
be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the
registration statement becomes effective.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a
solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these
securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer,
solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or
qualification under the securities laws of any such state or
ILFC is the world's largest independent aircraft lessor with a portfolio
of over 1,000 owned or managed aircraft.
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading international
insurance organization serving customers in more than 130 countries. AIG
companies serve commercial, institutional and individual customers
through one of the most extensive worldwide property casualty networks
of any insurer. In addition, AIG companies are leading providers of life
insurance and retirement services in the United States. AIG common stock
is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, as well as the stock exchanges
in Ireland and Tokyo.