Zur Shamir Holdings Ltd. operates as an investment holding company, with interests in the insurance and non-bank credit industries. It operates through the following segments: Life Insurance and Long-Term Savings, General Insurance, Health Insurance, and Consumer Credit. The Life Insurance and Long-Term Savings segment includes long-term savings through insurance policies, and insurance coverage for several risks such as death, disability, and loss of ability to work. The Health Insurance segment covers medical reimbursement, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, and travel insurance. The General Insurance segment includes compulsory automotive insurance, property insurance, and third party liability insurance. The Consumer Credit segment engages in the provision of car and business loans. The company was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Petach-Tikva, Israel.