About Us

Our Story

CAPFIN was founded in 2010 with a vision to provide customers with affordable loan products and services. Since then we have continued to exceed the expectations of our customers with friendly service and responsible lending. From a start-up team of three people to over 1000 people working together, we continue to strive to make a positive impact in the lives of our customers.

Our Mission

We are more than a short-term loan services provider and we are motivated to deliver exceptional service that can help to change the lives of our customers. We believe applying for a loan should be simple, affordable and easily accessible to all. These are the principles our business was founded on and we will continue to uphold this belief for years to come. Our mantra is to improve lives by empowering people.

Registered Credit Provider

CAPFIN is a division of Century Capital (PTY) Ltd, Registration Number 1999/020292/07, a registered South African Credit Provider, NCRCP74. Our operational head office is in Kuils River, Cape Town.

Our Partners

We have partnered with PEP and Ackermans to provide convenient and reliable services to our customers. By aligning with South Africa’s most trusted retail brands, we deliver exceptional service from our nationwide team of retail professionals.

Our Stakeholders

Southern View Finance SA (PTY) Ltd t/a CAPFIN, as well as Van As and Associates Recoveries (PTY) Ltd are indirect, wholly owned subsidiaries of Pepkor, which is part of STAR which is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. For more information about Pepkor, please visit www.steinhoffafricaretail.co.za or click here for the PAIA Manual.