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Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A.
Traded as BIT: G
FTSE MIB Component
Industry Financial services
Founded 1831; 191 years ago (1831)
Headquarters ,
Area served
Italy, Europe, Asia, Middle East, Americas
Key people
Gabriele Galateri di Genola (Chairman)
Philippe Donnet (CEO)
Products Insurance, banking, investment management
Revenue Decrease € 68.5 billion (2017)
Increase € 2.1 billion (2017)
Total assets Increase € 542 billion (2017)
Total equity Increase € 25 billion (2017)
Number of employees
74,000 (2020)
Subsidiaries Genertel, Alleanza Toro, Ina Assitalia, Europ Assistance Group

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

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.

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.


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