Registers

In this section you can find the Register of the undertakings licensed to pursue insurance and reinsurance business on the territory of the Italian Republic and the Register of ultimate parent undertakings.

The Register of undertakings contains the essential information for the identification of registered undertakings, including the particulars of the authorisation to the pursuit of insurance and reinsurance business. The Register is subdivided into specific Sections in relation to the type of activity pursued by undertakings. Information is organised so as to allow searching by different keys.

The Register also contains - in the Appendices - the lists of insurance and reinsurance undertakings having their head office in another Member State which are licensed to pursue business in Italy under the right of establishment and the freedom to provide services. Those undertakings are subject to supervision over solvency the Home Supervisory Authority.

IVASS Regulation n. 10/2008 establishes the procedures relating to the keeping, updating and publicity of the Register. The lists of EU undertakings are updated by IVASS only on the basis of the notifications sent by the Home Supervisory Authorities.

The pursuit of insurance or reinsurance business without being authorized/registered in the relevant registers envisaged by law is subject to criminal sanctions.

The Register of ultimate parent undertakings contains the details of the Group.

Ultimate parent undertakings and the relevant subsidiaries are registered in the Register:

  • insurance and reinsurance undertakings
  • instrumental undertakings
  • insurance holding companies and mixed financial holding companies

IVASS Regulation n. 22/2016 establishes the requirements for keeping and updating the Register.