Unipol Gruppo Finanziario SpA (Unipol) is an Italy-based holding company engaged in the financial sector. The Company divides its activities into two main areas: Insurance Business and Banking Business. In the Insurance Business, the Company operates in the life and non-life sectors. It provides insurance policies for health, life, car, home, travel, legal protection, investments, savings and enterprises, among others. In the Banking Business, the Company is involved in the provision of various financial products and services, including current accounts, credit cards, mortgages, loans, investment management, private banking, mergers and acquisition services, financial advisory and equity investments, among others. As of December 31, 2011, the Company�s subsidiaries included Unipol Assicurazioni SpA, Compagnia Assicuratrice Linear SpA, Linear Life SpA, Unisalute SpA, Arca Vita SpA, Unipol Banca SpA, Unipol SGR SpA and Ambra Property Srl.