RSA Insurance Group plc, formerly Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Group plc, is the holding company of the RSA group of companies whose principal activity is the transaction of personal and commercial general insurance business. The Company operates in three segments: International, Emerging Markets and the United Kingdom. International comprises operations in Scandinavia, Canada, Ireland and Italy and Emerging Markets comprises its operations in Latin America, Asia and the Middle East, the Baltics and its joint venture in Central and Eastern Europe. All operations are engaged in providing personal and commercial general insurance services. Central functions include the Group�s internal reinsurance function and Group Corporate Centre. The Company writes business in over 130 countries. In July 2014, the Company announced that it has completed the sale of shareholding in Noraxis Capital Corporation, its Canadian insurance brokerage business, to Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.