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American International Group (NYSE:AIG) reported earnings last week and chose to highlight its book value growth excluding AOCI – why? In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson take a question from their mailbag about AIG and why it reports its numbers like this.

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