Zurich Insurance Group AG is a holding company, which engages in the provision of general insurance and life insurance products and services. It also distributes non-insurance products, such as mutual funds, mortgages and other financial services products. It operates through the following segments: General Insurance, Global Life, Farmers, Other Operating Businesses, and Non-Core Businesses. The General Insurance segment provides a variety of motor, home and commercial products and services for individuals, as well as small and large businesses. The Global life segment offers life insurance, savings, investment and pensions solutions. The Farmers segment provides, non-claims related management services. The Other Operating Businesses segment is consist of holding and financing, and headquarters activities of the group. The Non-Core Businesses segment includes insurance and reinsurance businesses that the group does not consider core to its operations and mostly managed to achieve a beneficial run-off. The company was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.