Swiss Re AG, the world's second largest reinsurance company, focuses on risk transfer, risk retention financing, and asset management. The firm also provides a wide range of reinsurance products, including life, health, property, auto, and liability insurance, as well as insurance-based capital market solutions, and risk management services to its property & casualty and life & health clients and brokers. In addition to reinsurance products, Swiss Re also provides insurance solutions for corporations and businesses, including P&C coverage, insurance-linked securities and multi-line risk transfer solutions across a broad range of industries. Finally, the firm manages the assets it generates through its business activities, and offers risk transfer solutions to insurance and reinsurance brokers. In 2014, the group acquired 51% of Compañía Aseguradora de Fianzas (Confianza), Colombia's largest surety underwriter. Founded in 1863, Swiss Re operates through offices in more than 25 countries, including Barbados, Brazil and the US. It is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.