Associated Banc-Corp (Associated) is a bank holding company. As of December 31, 2011, the Company owned one nationally chartered commercial bank headquartered in Wisconsin serving local communities within its Wisconsin, Illinois, and Minnesota; one nationally chartered trust company headquartered in Wisconsin, and 29 limited purpose banking and nonbanking subsidiaries. Through its banking subsidiary Associated Bank, N.A. (the Bank), National Association (Associated Bank or the Bank) and various nonbanking subsidiaries, the Company provides a range of banking and nonbanking products and services to individuals and businesses through more than 250 banking offices serving more than 150 communities. The Company organizes its business into two segments: Banking and Wealth Management. Associated�s banking and wealth management activities are conducted in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Illinois, and are primarily delivered through branch facilities in this tri-state area.