Held to maturity investments

(€ million)31.12.201331.12.2012
Quoted bonds 4,088 7,512
Other held to maturity investments 28 27
Total 4,115 7,538

The Group limits the use of this category only to high quality quoted bonds that Group companies are able to hold till maturity. The decrease compared to 31 December 2012 was mainly attributable to the application of IFRS5 to Mexican companies, which amounted at € 2,762 million at 31 December 2012.

Debt securities in this category are almost entirely investment grade.

The fair value of the held to maturity investments amounted to € 4,095 million, of which € 4,067 million represented by bonds.

Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A. - C.F. e P.IVA 00079760328