State Auto Financial Corp.
| Nasdaq: STFC
State Auto Financial Corp. is a property and casualty insurance holding company. The company, through its insurance subsidiaries, provides personal and commercial insurance for both the standard and nonstandard insurance market. Its principal lines of business include personal and commercial auto, homeowners, commercial multi-peril, fire and general liability insurance. It's insurance subsidiaries include, State Auto Property & Casualty Insurance Co., Milbank Insurance Co., Farmers Casualty Insurance Co. and State Auto Insurance Co. of Ohio. The company operates its business through the following segments: Personal Insurance, Business Insurance, Specialty Insurance and Investment Operations. The Personal Insurance segment provides primarily personal automobile and homeowners to the personal insurance market. The Business Insurance segment provides primarily commercial automobile, commercial multi-peril, fire & allied and general liability insurance covering small-to-medium sized commercial exposures in the business insurance market. The Specialty Insurance segment provides commercial coverages, including workers compensation, that require specialized product underwriting, claims handling or risk management services through a distribution channel of retail agents and wholesale brokers, which may include program administrators and other specialty sources. The Investment Operations segment, managed by Stateco, provides investment services. State Auto Financial was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Columbus, OH.