Fiat SpA is an Italy-based company engaged in the automobile sector that designs, produces and sells cars for the mass market under the Fiat, Lancia, Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Jeep, Abarth, Ferrari and Maserati brands. In addition, it also operates in the car components sector through Magneti Marelli, Teksid and Mopar and in the production systems sector through Comau. The Company is active in the Publishing and Communications sector and its activities are carried out through Editrice La Stampa SpA and reselling of advertising space through Publikompass SpA. It carries out industrial and financial services activities in the automotive sector through companies located in approximately 40 countries and a commercial presence in around 140 countries, such as France, Italy, Russia, Japan, Switzerland, United Kingdom, China, Germany, Singapore and Belgium, among others. In Ovtober 2013, it acquired a 50% stake in VM Motori SpA; as a result of the transaction in holds a 100% in VM Motori SpA.