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Financial Companies Report Appointments, Recognitions, Agreements and Stock Summaries - Analyst Notes on AIG, Regions Financial, Schwab, Western Union, and Boston Properties

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NEW YORK, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG), Regions Financial Corp. (NYSE: RF), The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE: SCHW), Western Union Co. (NYSE: WU), and Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE: BXP). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at:

American International Group, Inc. Analyst Notes

On March 4, 2014, American International Group, Inc. (AIG) announced changes in senior leadership of its Commercial Insurance business. Among the executives appointed are Michael Smith as COO, along with James Shea as President of Global Financial Lines, and Robert Thomas, as President of Global Specialty Lines. According to the release, all three executives will report to John Q. Doyle, CEO of Global Commercial Insurance. Mr. Doyle stated, "Mike, Jim, and Bob are experienced and highly effective executives, each of whom has experience leading global businesses. We are industry leaders, known for great people, and a commitment to our clients and business partners. We have continued to progress towards our vision to become our customers' most valued insurer, and I am confident that these changes will further enable us to do so, bringing new perspective and expertise to our clients and distribution partners worldwide." The full analyst notes on American International Group, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

Regions Financial Corp. Analyst Notes

On March 10, 2014, Regions Financial Corp. (Regions Financial) announced that Regions Bank is the top bank and is among the highest-ranked companies in the 2014 Temkin Experience Ratings compiled by customer experience research and consulting firm Temkin Group. According to the release, the Company tied for eighth overall in the rankings of 268 companies across 19 industries and was the highest-ranked bank in the annual survey, along with receiving a Temkin Experience Rating that was 10 points higher than the banking industry as a whole. Commenting on the news, Bill Askew, Regions Bank Senior Executive Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, stated, "This ranking is a reflection of the commitment and dedication of each of our associates. Every day, we strive to focus on our customers, put people first, and do what is right. We build relationships with our customers so we can better understand their needs and help them reach their financial goals. We are proud that consumer feedback reflects an increasingly positive experience with Regions, and we remain dedicated to continuing to improve the customer experience." The full analyst notes on Regions Financial Corp. are available to download free of charge at:

The Charles Schwab Corporation Analyst Notes

On March 7, 2014, The Charles Schwab Corporation (Schwab) announced that it has extended the Company's agreement with J.P. Morgan. According to the release, the agreement was originally signed in 2010 and it gives the Company's 9.1 million client brokerage accounts access to J.P. Morgan's new issue and secondary municipal bonds and corporate debt securities. Commenting on the release, Peter Crawford, Senior Vice President at Schwab, stated, "Retail demand for access to this traditionally institutional product has exceeded our expectations. The response has been significant, and I'm thrilled that we're continuing this successful program with J.P. Morgan." The full analyst notes on The Charles Schwab Corporation are available to download free of charge at:

Western Union Co. Analyst Notes

On March 11, 2014, Western Union Co.'s (Western Union) stock went up by 0.60%, closing at $16.84 per share. However, over the previous six-month trading period, Western Union shares declined by 10.90%, compared to the S&P 500 which went up by 10.57% during the same trading period. The full analyst notes on Western Union Co. are available to download free of charge at:

Boston Properties Inc. Analyst Notes

On March 11, 2014, Boston Properties Inc.'s (Boston Properties) stock reflected an increase of 2.01%, closing at $112.91 per share. For the past one-month trading period, the Company's stock increased by 2.72%, compared to the Dow Jones Industrial Average which went up by 3.48% during the same period. The full analyst notes on Boston Properties Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

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