AIG CEO: Debt management still first capital priority

Thu Feb 21, 2013 4:33pm EST

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Debt management remains American International Group Inc's first priority, although share buybacks and dividends could be possible down the line, Chief Executive Bob Benmosche told CNBC on Thursday.

Benmosche said the insurer needs to improve its coverage ratio to prove its financial strength to ratings agencies.