Zurich Financial Services (Zurich) was founded in 1872, with its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland. It is the first multinational insurance company in Switzerland. Zurich Financial Services Group is a financial services organization with insurance as its core business. Its global network has branches and offices in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and other markets. Zurich Financial Services Group is the top 100 Fortune 500 companies. Ranked 63rd in the latest list released in 2006. Zurich Financial Services Group's financial strength is based on a sound and focused business development strategy, and it is rated "a +" by standard & Poor's. In 1998, Zurich Group and British American Tobacco financial services company merged to form Zurich Financial Services Group, and successively successfully merged British American financial services (including Eagle Star with property insurance and Allied Dunbar with life insurance), As well as well-known international financial service institutions such as farmers in the United States, the group has grown stronger and become one of the ten most famous financial and insurance groups in the world. Zurich Financial Services Group has the following well-known brands and companies: United Dunbar, Yingxing group, Nongfu insurance group, Zurich Group, Trinidad, etc., with total assets of 424 billion US dollars, premium income of 49 billion, customers of 35 million, and 70000 employees. Zurich finance is a leading global group with internationally recognized financial and insurance services. Its core business is non life insurance, life insurance, reinsurance and asset management. Its business covers more than 50 countries and regions. Due to its global strength, technology and understanding of the local market, Zurich finance has become one of the few truly global based groups in the world One of the financial services groups.