Assicurazioni Generali

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Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A.
Traded asBITG
FTSE MIB Component
IndustryFinancial services
Founded1831; 190 years ago (1831)
Area served
Italy, Europe, Asia[source?], Middle East[source?], Americas[source?]
Key people
Gabriele Galateri di Genola (Chairman)
Philippe Donnet (CEO)
ProductsInsurance, banking, investment management
RevenueDecrease € 68.5 billion[1] (2017)
Increase € 2.1 billion[1] (2017)
Total assetsIncrease € 542 billion[1] (2017)
Total equityIncrease € 25 billion[1] (2017)
Number of employees
74,000 (2020)[source?]
SubsidiariesGenertel, Alleanza Toro, Ina Assitalia, Europ Assistance Group

Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A. or simply Generali Group is an Italian insurance company based in Trieste.[2] As of 2019, it is the largest of its kind in Italy and among top 10 in the world.[3]

Under the name of Imperial Regia Privilegiata Compagnia di Assicurazioni Generali Austro-Italiche, the company was founded on December 26, 1831. At the time, Trieste was the most important sea port of the Austrian Empire. The company grew in importance, becoming one of the largest insurance operators both in Italy and in Central Europe. As of 2017, the company ranks 57th on the Fortune Global 500 list of companies and 43rd on MITs worldwide "Smartest Companies" ranking in 2015.[4]

Generali’s major competitors at international level are AXA, Allianz and Zurich. Besides them, there are companies competing at local and regional level in various countries and markets.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Annual Integrated Report and Consolidated Financial Statements 2017" (PDF). Retrieved 15 March 2018.
  2. "Company References Archived July 16, 2010, at the Wayback Machine." Assicurazioni Generali. Retrieved on 8 July 2010.
  4. "Assicurazioni Generali | Global 500". Fortune. Retrieved 27 July 2017.