2016

05 August
Global

UnipolSai’s commitment to sport in 2016 led us to Rio de Janeiro, to experience the Olympics from a unique point of view.

08 July
Brand

On 10 and 11 January, the Forum devoted to innovative projects with greater strategic vision for the various Euresa partners opens at the headquarters of Unipol in Bologna. All the top managers of the associated companies take part in the Forum.

29 June
Global

After the milestones and records achieved with the monohull Maserati VOR70, UnipolSai Assicurazioni is once again partner of Giovanni Soldini and his crew in the new sports venture with the sea as the horizon for major new challenges.

13 May
Global
The Board of Directors of Unipol Gruppo Finanziario S.p.A., which met yesterday under the chairmanship of Pierluigi Stefanini, approved the Strategic Plan of the Unipol Group for the 2016-2018 period and the consolidated results at 31 March 2016.

2015

The sponsorship of cultural and sporting events as a vehicle for development and social growth intensifies by considering the concept of sustainability as a strategic goal.
10 December
Global

A conference organized by Unipol in collaboration with Censis to launch new welfare policies.
The aim is encourage local supplementary funds and boost awareness and use of supplementary instruments and products.

01 December
Brand

Galleria San Federico once again is the protagonist in the heart of Turin thanks to the important work performed by Unipol as part of the real estate redevelopment program implemented in major Italian cities under the brand “Urban Up”, which puts the Unipol Group among the leaders in the field of

27 November
Global

The rating agency Dagong Credit Rating Europe (Dagong Europe) assigns a rating to UnipolSai Assicurazioni S.p.A. and Unipol Gruppo Finanziario S.p.A. for the first time.

23 November
Global

Extraordinary Holy Year 2015-2016.

23 November
Brand

An agreement is signed between UnipolSai and the Pontifical Council for promoting the New Evangelization. From 8 December 2015 to 20 November 2016, UnipolSai Assicurazioni will be the Main Supporter of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, which will open on December 8.

18 November
Global
18 November
Brand

The web series “Così Vicino (So Close) - Team Young Italy UnipolSai” is on-line

01 November
Brand

Laeffe and the Unipol Group explore the concept of closeness with Simone Chiesa and his “Travel neighbors”

30 October
Brand

Legambiente and Unipol Group present the new project implemented within Bellezza Italia, a collaboration to give compromised territories back for the common good.

19 October
Global

The report “Welfare, Italy. Laboratory for new social policies. Lazio Research Center” by Unipol and Censis is presented.

02 October
Global

An exceptional monographic exhibition dedicated to the great French master Claude Monet, leader of the amazing impressionist season alongside Manet, Renoir, Degas, Pissarro, Sisley and Cézanne. 

10 July
Brand

First step in the redevelopment of the Velasca Tower in Milan completed.

07 July
Global

The presentation tour of Unipol’s Sustainability Report for 2014 starts in Bologna today.

29 June
Global

Mandatory conversion of preference shares into ordinary shares of Unipol Gruppo Finanziario S.p.A..

18 June
Brand

Since 2009, the Unipol Group has chosen to be on the side of the Teatro Stabile in Genoa, a prestigious and historic cultural institution, thus renewing its ties with the Ligurian city and its cultural soul year after year.

15 June
Brand

First step towards the rationalization process of the Group LinkedIN profiles.

05 June
Brand

The Unipol Group is the main sponsor of the 11th edition of Biografilm Festival

04 June
Brand

Calculating risk is never a gamble: a meeting organized in Milan within the scope of initiatives to present the 2014 Sustainability Report of the Unipol Group, which is an opportunity for discussion on the implications of gambling, as well as an opportunity for shared responsibility.

04 June
Brand

UnipolSai Assicurazioni supports one of the most important Italian and international sporting events: the thirty-fifth edition of the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea, the fourth leg of the IAAF Diamond League in 2015, as a growth vehicle for personal and social development.

02 June
Brand

UnipolSai takes the field with the Italian Singers’ National soccer team in support of the Foundation Telethon and the Piedmont Foundation for Cancer Research.

01 June
Brand

San Francisco-Shanghai record for Giovanni Soldini and Maserati, who fly in the Pacific on the Tea Route - From San Francisco to Shanghai in 21 days and 19 hours

12 May
Brand

This year again, UnipolSai renews its support for Ecopatente, an initiative conceived and managed by CSE Italy under the patronage of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport, the Ministry of the Environment, as well as the Presidency of the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate of the Italian R

01 May
Brand

The Corporate Sponsorship Program of the Unipol Group now includes a new and prestigious partnership in the Art world: from May to October 2015, the Unipol Group is in fact the main sponsor of Magnificent, an innovative multi-sensory journey in the history of the Renaissance magnificence told thr

29 April
Brand

The Municipality of Milan and UnipolSai present the redevelopment project of the Tower Galfa.

12 March
Global

Conference relating to technological progress in the insurance sector, held in Rome on the scenarios of the latest generation mobile technology.

25 February
Global

The Extraordinary General Meeting approves the mandatory conversion of preferred shares into UGF ordinary shares.

22 February
Global

Success of the product advertising campaign “Incredible, but true”, related to the launch of the zero-interest MV policy paid in monthly instalments.

22 February
Brand

​Following a 2014 marked by the success of the product advertising campaign “Incredible, but true”, related to the launch of the zero-interest MV policy paid in monthly instalments, UnipolSai Assicurazioni decided to continue the strong communication of this innovative offer in 2015, enriching it

20 January
Brand

Designed and supported by UnipolSai Assicurazioni, the project Team Young Italy UnipolSai includes an agreement with CONI athletes for the two-year period 2015-2016.

15 January
Global

Starting this year, UnipolSai has joined the Maserati team and Giovanni Soldini thus confirming, once again, with the support of VOR 70 Maserati, its commitment towards the most significant Italian sports.

01 January
Global

UnipolSai Assicurazioni is the Main Sponsor of CONI (Italian National Olympic Committee), an exclusive for the insurance industry, with a three-year agreement from 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2017.

2014

With the birth of UnipolSai Assicurazioni and a significant presence in various market sectors, the Unipol Group consolidates its role as a major player among the economic operators of the Country.
02 December
Brand

Until 2014, Unipol Gruppo Finanziario has been the partner of Mercedes Benz and Enel for E-mobility, the world’s largest joint project for electric mobility.

18 October
Brand

The Unipol Group is the main sponsor of the exhibition “Van Gogh. L’uomo e la terra” (Van Gogh. The man and the earth) to be held in Milan, at Palazzo Reale from October 2014 to March 2015.

27 September
Brand

The Unipol Group is the main sponsor of the exhibition Roy Lichtenstein, in collaboration with the Fondazione Torino Musei, the City Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art in Turin.

05 September
Brand

Also for this season, the Unipol Group is the institutional sponsor of Fortitudo Baseball Bologna, thus reaffirming its commitment to sport in Bologna, where baseball is now the city's most successful discipline on a national and international level.

30 June
Brand

​On the date hereof, pursuant to the sale and purchase agreement disclosed to the market on March 15, 2014, UnipolSai Assicurazioni S.p.A. completed the transfer to Allianz S.p.A. of an insurance business belonging to the former Milano Assicurazioni.

26 June
Brand

From the Memorandum of Understanding between Unipol and Legambiente, “Italian Beauty” is born: the first project, Operation Argonauta, is underway between the dunes of Paestum

23 February
Brand

Sunday, 23 February, the advertising campaign “Incredibile ma vero” is back on TV. 

17 February
Brand

UnipolSai best Auto insurance policy in 2014.

31 January
Brand

The Unipol Group supports the first major international competition for would-be entrepreneurs.

28 January
Brand
On air since January 28th 2014 the first advertising campaign "Even Closer" has been designed so as to present to the general public UnipolSai Assicurazioni.
10 January
Brand

The Municipality of Milan and Unipol work together on the redevelopment of Galfa Tower, built in 1959 by architect Melchiorre Bega, empty and unused for many years.

01 January
Brand

On 6 January, UnipolSai is established by the merger of Unipol Assicurazioni, Milano Assicurazioni and Premafin in Fondiaria-Sai.

2013

The Group celebrates its 50th anniversary with events and a dedicated logo.
24 October
Global

'From the Collections of the Musée d’Orsay and the Orangerie'

14 October
Global

The Unipol Group presents the first joint initiative by Unipol Assicurazioni, Fondiaria-SAI and Milano Assicurazioni.

26 March
Global

An exclusive event to celebrate the first 50 years of Unipol: half a century of history during which through an important process of growth and consolidation which started in 1963 the Group has reached the summit of the Italian and European insurance and financial markets.

01 January
Brand

The year 2013 is an important year for Unipol: we celebrate our first fifty years in business.

2012

The corporate expansion project is completed with the achievement of a leading position in Non-Life insurance in Italy and a considerable size at the European level.
31 December
Global

UniSalute achieves direct premium income of € 233m, an increase of 10% compared to 31/12/2011. Against a sluggish Health insurance market, growth rate in direct premiums remains double-digit as in previous years.

31 December
Global

In 2012, the Group intranet has been further improved with the redesign of entire sections and the implementation of new features and services.

31 December
Global

The Business Plan 2013-2015 is presented to the financial community as prepared by colleagues from all companies in the new Group.

02 December
Brand

Linear opens a spectacular advertising installation in Milan on one of the squares that are the crossroads of city traffic next to the headquarters of its main competitors: Piazzale Loreto.

01 December
Brand

On 1 December, Linear celebrates the achievement of fifteen years in business at the NUMA in Bologna.

08 October
Global

The awards “Agent of the Year 2012” is held in Istanbul, Turkey. This is the traditional and unique event that celebrates the excellence of the Unipol agency network.

29 September
Brand

“YOU Soluzioni” arises out of the need to make it easier to understand insurance products, sometimes very complicated to explain and very complex to implement. This new offering architecture brings together the range of products offered by Unipol Assicurazioni.

13 September
Global

On 13 September 2012, Unipol completes the capital increase of € 1,100m aimed at the integration project.

10 September
Brand

At the Misano Adriatico circuit, named after Marco Simoncelli, Linear Assicurazioni gives its official color not only to the motorbike and to the young rider Stefan Bradl, with a new green livery with the Linear brand on the side and on the rider’s suit, but also at the boxes and at the hospitali

01 September
Brand

A feature of 2012 in Bancassurance was the work done to revamp the product range in order to protect the savings of individuals and employees.

01 September
Brand

The Unipol Group is the main sponsor of the exhibition “Masterpieces from the National Picasso Museum in Paris” dedicated to Pablo Picasso, one of the most important masters of the twentieth century, who returns to Milan after 60 years, at the Palazzo Reale from 20 September 2012 to 6 January 201

05 August
Brand

“Valore Comune” comes to life. This is the new line of Unipol Banca products entirely dedicated to customers of Unipol Assicurazioni.

01 August
Brand

The premises of the new Unipol Tower of Bologna in Via Larga hosting the companies Linear and UniSalute are completed.

19 July
Global

On 19 July, Unipol carries out a capital increase of Premafin for the portion reserved for Unipol. Premafin and its subsidiary Finadin simultaneously sign the Fondiaria SAI capital increase necessary to restore the proper solvency margin.

10 July
Brand

Bologna will have its High School of Music, also thanks to the contribution of the Foundation Unipolis, the corporate foundation of the Unipol Group.

30 June
Global

Through its network of claims adjusters, Unipol Assicurazioni is in fact working to check the damage suffered by customers quickly as possible in order to accelerate the compensation formalities.

23 June
Global

In 2012, a new activity is introduced to strengthen the long-lasting and solid relationship between the Unipol Group and Libera

02 June
Brand

Unipol Briantea ‘84, wheelchair basketball team wins the Final Four of the Italian wheelchair basketball Championship held at the Seveso Municipal Palasport.

30 April
Global

On 30 April, the General Meeting to approve the financial statements is held. The consolidated financial statements show a consolidated net profit amounting to € 226m.

18 April
Global

In Bologna, Via Rizzoli 20, the office that integrates the branch of Unipol Banca with the Bologna Assicoop Agency is opened. The branch of Unipol Banca, which was previously located in Via Indipendenza, is also home to the bank’s Emilia Romagna and Triveneto Sales Area. 

13 April
Global

On 13 April, Unipol Bologna hosts the Board meetings of Euresa Holding and Euresa Geie, which today comprise the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Unipol.

07 March
Brand

The government decree “Salva Italia” (rescue Italy), which among its provisions imposes limits on the use of cash, requires Public Administrations to pay out pensions for an amount higher than one thousand Euros only by crediting a current account, a postal account or a debit card.

01 March
Global

Thanks to the full integration of the former Navale Division, the area “Hail, Transport and Tourism” is created in the Non-Life area

01 March
Brand

Unipol launches “Sicurezza Stabile”, the new global coverage for condominium buildings that allows policyholders to protect the families who inhabit them with exclusive guarantees.

15 February
Global

In January 2012, the department “Regulatory Supervision of the Life Portfolio” is formed in the Life business sector with the aim to strengthen first-level checks

01 February
Global

The project involves all the second- and third-level Control Functions and the Group’s IT Services Department in a special Joint Table.

29 January
Global

On 29 January 2012, the Unipol Group announces the start of the implementation process of the integration plan

23 January
Brand

In Rome, the new Group offices are opened in Via della Civiltà Romana 7 in the EUR district. The new offices are located in a building complex of about 10,000 sqm. It consists of two opposing blocks of five floors; the two structures look onto, and are connected by, an interior courtyard.

2011

The group faces a substantial rebranding and strategic repositioning, investing in communication and sponsoring initiatives of sporting and cultural events.
19 December
Brand

On 19 December, a new advertising campaign is launched. With it, Unipol, referring to the Italian economic and social condition, wishes to convey a message of optimism and confidence, “the desire for a better future is not in recession”.

01 December
Global

On 1 December, after the General Meeting of Unipol Regional Councils, the meeting “Mutuality, solidarity, democracy and economy. Cooperation for an economy at the service of man” is held in Bologna.

26 November
Global

On 26 November, the first UniSalute medical center is opened in Bologna.

21 November
Brand

On 21 November, the official press conference for the presentation of the three-year partnership between the Unipol Group and the Italian Swimming Federation takes place in Rome. It includes an insurance portion and advertising and promotional initiatives.

01 November
Global

On 3 November, after a long and strenuous planning, preparation and approval work, the “Unipol Pact” is signed.

09 October
Brand

Since 9 October, the multi-functional facilities in Casalecchio di Reno (Bologna), which host concerts and theatrical works of national and international stars, as well as sporting events, art exhibitions, congresses and trade fairs, takes the name Unipol Arena.

08 October
Global

On 8 October, an arrangement is reached and signed with the trade unions for the renewal of the corporate Supplementary Agreement (CIA) for Unipol Gruppo Finanziario.

07 October
Brand

On 7 October, the new newsletter devoted to the Unipol sales network and local trade offices is launched: “Push”, a new communication tool aimed at pushing to action and promotion of new products and services.

30 September
Global

In September, the transfer of the Group’s holding offices to the new premises in Porta Europa, Bologna, is completed. There are a total of 385 employees who work at the new premises.

29 September
Global

On 29 September, the sale of the investment held in BNL Vita (51% stake) and Cardiff Assicurazione of the BNP Paribas Group is concluded.

24 September
Global

On 24 September, the new crèche “Filonido” is opened in Bologna, in the exhibition center.

17 September
Brand

The new site Sicurstrada.it goes online, in conjunction with “Moving safely in sustainable cities”, an initiative for vulnerable road users organized by Unipolis and Unipol at Palazzo d’Accursio in Bologna as part of the European Mobility Week.

12 September
Brand

On 12 September, the first online episode of “Unit” is published on the intranet Mosaico. This is the new multi-media magazine that aims to keep employees and agents updated on the Unipol world news: a high quality video container, available in streaming that provides greater interactivity.

01 September
Brand

As part of “Culturability - responsibility of the cultural world in a sustainable society”, two projects are funded in difficult territories: in Scampia (Naples) with the creation of a media center “Mediatè” at the community center Mammut; in Palermo, support is given to the Library for children

01 September
Global

ClaimCenter is the Group’s Information Systems, i.e. the platform on which to build the New Claims System. The product complies with the Italian legislation in terms of claims handling while respecting the specificities of Unipol.

01 August
Global

On 1 August enter into a framework agreement to ensure steady growth and mark a division between the holding functions and operational functions of each Company.

01 July
Brand

The change in business name and the figurative brand of the Group companies require the unification of Life and Non-Life products and the adaptation of application systems and business names and logos on all printed matter and forms produced by the Group.

01 July
Brand

On 1 July 2011, the business name of the Banking Group UGF Banca returns to be Unipol Banca. Other companies belonging to the banking Group are also involved in the process, namely: UGF Merchant becomes Unipol Merchant and UGF Leasing, Unipol Leasing.

01 July
Brand

On 1 July, the Unipol Group, which has decided to return to the historical name Unipol for its great recognizability and appreciation in the market, launches new brands for the subsidiaries Unipol Assicurazioni, Linear, UniSalute, Unipol Banca.

01 June
Brand

On 1 June, the pilot test begins for the sale of insurance, banking and financial services of the Unipol Group in 5 spaces “CoopCiConto” in as many shopping centers in Emilia Romagna in collaboration with Coop Adriatica.

19 May
Global

On 19 May, Unipol meets its suppliers on the traditional “Partner Day” in Bologna.

18 February
Brand

On 18 February, by turning off its main signboards, the Unipol Group endorses “M’illumino di meno” (I’m turning the lights down), the energy saving day promoted by the radio program Caterpillar.

01 January
Brand

On 1 January, the integration project of Navale Assicurazioni is completed and the merger of Navale into Unipol Gruppo Finanziario is brought to completion.

2010

The new industrial strategy aims at long-term stability and balance of interests among the various stakeholders of the Group. The cultural vehicle becomes a significant driver of social inclusion.
31 December
Global

During the year 2010, a program of geographical repositioning of the distribution network is initiated.

31 December
Global

In view of the entry into force of the new European Solvency II regulations on the solvency requirements of insurance companies, a new IT platform has been developed.

15 October
Brand

On 15 October, Unisalute celebrates its first 15 years in business with “Quindicisiamo” at the Futurshow Station in Casalecchio di Reno.

10 October
Brand

On 10 October, the new websites of the divisions Aurora and Unipol UGF Assicurazioni go officially live. They are characterized by a single web identity and a marked orientation to the user and Web 2.0, with innovative content, image and technology standards.

03 October
Brand

On 3 October, the first product campaign of UGF Assicurazioni is launched. It is devoted to the new car policy “KmSicuri”, with messages conveyed through television, print, radio and web. The product, among other things, proposes a rate depending on the kilometers traveled.

01 October
Global

In 2010, the European security watchdog, born on the initiative of Unipolis, Demos and Osservatorio di Pavia is further developed.

01 October
Global

The new Board of Directors approves the appointment of Andrea Pezzi as General Manager and Lorenzo Bifone as Chairman.

26 September
Brand

On 26 September, Fortitudo Bologna Baseball takes the title of European Champion in Barcelona, after winning the Italian Cup and finishing second in the Italian championship. Unipol, in view of its attention to the younger generations through support to sports, is the team’s main sponsor.

22 September
Brand

On 22 September, the exhibition “Salvador Dalì - the dream is getting closer” opens in Milan, which Unipol is sponsoring as part of its culture enhancement strategy. The exhibition will close on 30 January 2011 after witnessing a huge turnout.

01 September
Global

The Health business of Unipol, managed on an ongoing basis together with the Accident business, is transferred to the management of Unisalute.

22 June
Brand

On 22 June, the acquisition of a majority stake in Gruppo Arca is completed. Gruppo Arca comprises Arca Vita and Arca Assicurazioni, and distributes its insurance products through approximately 2,000 branches of more than 30 partner banks.

01 June
Global

The unavailability of information systems (disaster recovery) is simulated in Bologna (and later in San Donato Milanese) and the restoration of services checked.

26 May
Brand

On 26 May, a conference sponsored by Unipol “For a sustainable future. The contribution of labor, enterprise, credit and insurance to a solid and lasting development” is held in Rome.

24 May
Global

On 24 May, the business Plan is also presented to suppliers, renewing the UGF Partner Day, the time to meet and share ideas that started in 2009.

20 May
Global

The second Forum of Euresa is held in Cologne, Germany. It is organized in plenary sessions, with a debate open to all participants.

19 May
Global

On 19 May Unipol and Navale Assicurazioni activate the trade union procedures for merging.

15 May
Global

On 15 May, the Chief Executive Officer Carlo Cimbri with the entire senior management of the Group presents the business plan 2010 to 2012.

13 May
Global

On 13 May, the Board of Directors approves the Business Plan 2010-2012 and adopts the first Group Sustainability Plan 2010-2012. The business plan marks a new turning point in the life of Unipol and coincides with the reorganization of the Group’s governance.

29 April
Brand

On 29 April, the General Meeting, among other things, approves the renewal of the Board of Directors.

09 April
Brand

With a public presentation, on 9 April, the project “Culturability” takes shape – i.e. responsibility of the cultural world for a sustainable society”.

01 February
Brand

The literary competition “Sicurstory” is launched in collaboration with the Foundation Unipolis / Sicurstrada and it is addressed to employees, agents and agency staff.

01 February
Brand

Linear starts a new way to communicate online with a new campaign “Adopt a banner”. The actress Stefania Andriola, already Linear testimonial, transforms into in Linear banner woman. The banner interacts with the user directly, suggesting savings of up to 40% on MV TPL through some banners.