About Us

Trade Finance is designed to assist with the purchase of inventory.  It is a means of short-term finance over and above your existing bank facility.  Anglo Cape has been providing trade finance services to the Western Cape and South Africa since 1994.

The size of Anglo Cape ensures that new applications are processed swiftly and credit decisions are made within 5 days.  Anglo Cape is small enough to nurture close relationships with their clients and to offer flexible solutions to match their clients’ needs.

Trade finance, import finance, finance solutions, SME', bridge finance Malcolm Woolf

Malcolm has 33 years experience in trade finance.  After completing his MBA in 1976 he worked for Anglo African Shipping Co 1936 (Pty) Ltd in Johannesburg.  He then moved to Cape Town to run the Cape Town branch for 10 years.  Thereafter he was headhunted by Reichmans Ltd to head up the Cape Town branch.  He was a director of Reichmans Ltd for 6 years before leaving in 1992 to start Anglo Cape.  Malcolm has a wealth of experience in trade and equity finance and he oversees the business with regards to approving new clients and focussing on relationship management.