The Intesa Sanpaolo Group is one of the top banking groups in Europe and is committed to supporting the economy in the countries in which it operates, specifically in Italy where it is also committed to becoming a reference model in terms of sustainability and social and cultural responsibility.
The Intesa Sanpaolo Group is the leading banking group in Italy, with 11.8 million customers and approximately 3,900 branches.
The Group has a strategic international presence, with approximately 1,100 branches and 7.2 million customers. It is among the top players in several countries in Central Eastern Europe and in the Middle East and North Africa, through its local subsidiary banks: the Intesa Sanpaolo Group ranks first in Serbia, second in Croatia and Slovakia, fourth in Albania, fifth in Moldova, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Egypt, sixth in Slovenia and Hungary.
As at 30 June 2019, the Intesa Sanpaolo Group had total assets of 828,365 million euro, customer loans of 394,253 million euro, direct deposits from banking business of 423,158 million euro and direct deposits from insurance business and technical reserves of 157,529 million euro.
The Group operates through six divisions:
The Banca dei Territori division: focus on the market and centrality of the territory for stronger relations with individuals, small and medium-sized businesses and non-profit entities. The division includes the activities in industrial credit, leasing and factoring carried out through Mediocredito Italiano and in instant banking through Banca 5.
The Corporate and Investment Banking division: a global partner which supports, taking a medium-long term view, the balanced and sustainable development of corporates and financial institutions, both nationally and internationally. Its main activities include capital markets and investment banking carried out through Banca IMI. The division is present in 25 countries where it facilitates the cross-border activities of its customers through a specialist network made up of branches, representative offices, and subsidiary banks focused on corporate banking. The division operates in the public finance sector as a global partner for public administration.
The International Subsidiary Banks division: includes the following commercial banking subsidiaries: Intesa Sanpaolo Bank Albania in Albania, Intesa Sanpaolo Banka Bosna i Hercegovina in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Privredna Banka Zagreb in Croatia, the Prague branch of VUB Banka in the Czech Republic, Bank of Alexandria in Egypt, Eximbank in Moldova, CIB Bank in Hungary, Intesa Sanpaolo Bank Romania in Romania, Banca Intesa Beograd in Serbia, VUB Banka in Slovakia, Intesa Sanpaolo Bank in Slovenia and Pravex Bank in Ukraine.
The Private Banking division: serves the customer segment consisting of Private clients and High Net Worth Individuals with the offering of products and services tailored for this segment. The division includes Fideuram - Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking, with 5,942 private bankers.
The Asset Management division: asset management solutions targeted at the Group’s customers, commercial networks outside the Group, and the institutional clientele. The division includes Eurizon, with 252 billion euro of assets under management.
The Insurance division: insurance and pension products tailored for the Group’s clients. The division includes Intesa Sanpaolo Vita, Fideuram Vita, and Intesa Sanpaolo Assicura with direct deposits and technical reserves of 158 billion euro.