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Read our latest news here. Lamna is unique in South Africa in that it monetises the value of personal assets for clients. We accept a wide range of valuables as collateral for immediate short-term loans.

Quick Loans

Quick loans can get you out of a pickle, especially when spiralling costs and unforeseen expenses threaten to derail your monthly budget.

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Luxury Assets: Investments in Uncertain Times

Investing is always something of a gamble – but during times of political and economic upheaval, like those we’re experiencing now in South Africa, traditional investments like stocks become significantly more risky and less attractive.

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Bad Credit Loans: What to Consider

If you are one of the millions of South Africans who have a poor credit record, you’ll know how difficult it is to borrow money. Banks and other financial institutions view you as a bad risk. As a result, the likelihood of qualifying for an unsecured personal loan is slim, at best.

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What is a Bridge Loan?

A bridge loan is a type of short-term loan that's used to cover financial obligations in anticipation of a windfall, such as the profits of a sale or a settlement payout. This type of interim loan is commonly used in real estate when you need to cover the costs of...

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How to Get a Private Loan

The term “private loan” generally refers to a small, short-term loan, or to a loan from a source other than a financial institution. For example, it might be a loan from your company, a peer-to-peer loan or a loan from a friend or family member.

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Lack of funding means SMEs can’t create jobs

According to the National Development Plan, SMEs are the solution to SAs unemployment problem. But without funding, business owners can't expand enough to create jobs. Charles Meyerowitz, CEO of Lamna, speaks to Moneyline. via...

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