It’s About More Than Just Service. When you need cash fast A-1 Trade & Loan Ltd. is here to help by offering a unique type of asset lending. Get a secured loan today using, electronics, musical instruments, gold jewellery and other valuables you already own as collateral for a short-term pawn loan. The collateral-based loan process is safe, convenient, and fast. You will be dealing with the oldest pawn shop in Vancouver, and we are here when you need secure asset lending services.