Press Releases

JZI Partners with Collingwood Insurance

Sun 11th Oct 2015

In October 2015, JZI entered into a partnership with the founder and management of Collingwood Insurance Group.

Collingwood is a UK niche motor insurance company based and regulated in Gibraltar with its entire back office, claims, call center and processing functions situated in Newcastle, England. Collingwood currently focuses on non-standard motor risk where a non-automated approach to risk can deliver superior underwriting results.

The business is currently focused on four specific niche products in the UK motor market, namely: short-term taxi, learner drivers, fleet and younger drivers.

For more information on Collingwood, visit

S.A.C Looks to Expand Following JZI Investment

Tue 14th Apr 2015

JZI is pleased to announce that it will provide financial resources for S.A.C, a niche van leasing company, to expand its business in Denmark and potentially into other Scandinavian countries.

With two main offices (Copenhagen and Viborg) and in-house mechanical workshops, S.A.C is able to offer flexible leasing contracts tailored to each client’s needs.

With JZI’s investment and the management team’s more than 15 years of experience in the sector, we believe S.A.C can become a leading van leasing business in Scandinavia.

You can visit S.A.C’s webpage here:

JZI Invests in Fincontinuo to Build a Niche Consumer Loan Platform

Tue 3rd Mar 2015

JZI is pleased to announce its investment in Fincontinuo, a leading independent lending platform of Cessione del Quinto (“CdQ”) loans, a niche and low risk form of consumer financing in Italy.

Fincontinuo has been distributing and servicing CdQ loans for public sector employees in Italy since 1997 and is one of the leading independent platforms in this sector.

The founders of Fincontinuo, Massimiliano de Salazar and Giuseppe Sivori, will retain a significant shareholding in the company and stay on as the management team. With additional capital of €100 million provided through JZI’s investment, Fincontinuo intends to develop a proprietary lending platform with significant scale.