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Cooperativa de Ahorro y Credito la Benefica La Concordia Santo DomingoEl Carmen, Manabi
Data approved: 2010-11-08
Data version: 1
Age of data: 120 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeCredit Union / Cooperative
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addressN/A
Year established1994
Head of InstitutionFredy Yugcha Toala
Regions active
# Branches3

Total Portfolio (nat'l)USD 8,513,791
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 8,513,791
Active clients with loans3,278
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients60% - 80%
Network affiliations

Loan Products » Summary

1,478 Borrowers
USD 3,555,876 Portfolio
Active Product
140 Borrowers
USD 446,596 Portfolio
Active Product
241 Borrowers
USD 1,252,680 Portfolio
Active Product
85 Borrowers
USD 1,951,574 Portfolio
Active Product
566 Borrowers
USD 752,882 Portfolio
Active Product
22 Borrowers
USD 522,903 Portfolio
Low Volume Product
Note: MFTransparency presents full data for active products with over 50 borrowers. Basic data is shown for lower volume products

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Consumo USD 100 - 30,000 6 - 36 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Any Purpose Women, Men, Salaried worker
Credi Grupo USD 200 - 800 6 - 10 60% - 80% 20% - 40% Any Purpose Women, Men
Microcrédito Avanzar USD 3,001 - 10,000 6 - 36 80% - 100% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business
Microcrédito Fácil USD 100 - 5,000 1 40% - 60% 80% - 100% Business, Other Women, Men, Have business
Microcrédito Nacer USD 100 - 3,000 6 - 18 80% - 100% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Educ, Tech Asst Visits

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Consumo 14.4% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.00 ongoing 14% - 14.6% 15.3% - 16.1% 91
Credi Grupo 23.2% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.00% ongoing 23.6% 26.2% 89
Microcrédito Avanzar 19.6% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.00 ongoing 19.6% - 20.4% 20.9% - 21.8% 92
Microcrédito Fácil 20.0% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins None N/A 20.3% 20.3% 99
Microcrédito Nacer 20.9% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.00 ongoing 21.1% - 21.2% 22.7% - 23.1% 91
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Silver Upholders Ltd KogomaMaganjo off Bombo RoadKampala, CentralPO Box 10454
Data approved: 2012-07-06
Data version: 2
Age of data: 94 months
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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (UGX)UGX 80,550,750
Portfolio (USD)USD 32,220
Active Clients with Loans400
Approximate % Female Clients80% - 100%
Approximate % Urban Clients60% - 80%
Solidarity group
Village bankingx
Self help group
It is a group loan product that allows clients to only leave 5% of loaned amount as security for the loan. It is advantageous because the client leaves office with more money .
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Consumer loan
Other household finance
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit education
Group meetingsx
Credit insurance
Workplace visits
Business trainingx
Other training
Other (2)
No other services
Must run a businessx
Must own a home or land
Must be a salaried worker
Must be specific age group
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution1
# Regions for this product1
Regions ActiveCentral

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeUGX 100,000
Maximum loan size800,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than UGX 1,000,000100%
UGX 1,000,000-5,000,0000
UGX 5,000,000-7,500,0000
UGX 7,500,000-10,000,0000
UGX 10,000,000-13,000,0000
Greater than UGX 13,000,0000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term5.0 months
Longest loan term5.0 months
Approx average5.0 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months100%
Between 7 and 9 months0
Between 10 and 12 months0
Between 13 and 18 months0
Longer than 18 months0
Grace Period
Grace period usage0
Average grace period0
Repayment Frequency
Every 2 weeks
Every 4 weeks
Every 2 months
Every 6 months
Every 12 months
Single end payment
Irregular payments

Pricing Information

Lowest quoted nominal interest4.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest4.00%
Interest rate periodMonthly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionLoan Appraisal Fee
% of loan amount - min1.00%
% of loan amount - max1.00%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variationn/a
Appears on Repayment Sched?No
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
This product has no upfront insurance fees
Ongoing Insurance Fees
This product has no ongoing insurance fees
Compulsory Deposit
Required forAll
Is deposit indicated on the repayment schedule?No
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?No
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount deposited5.00%
or, Fixed-amount deposited0
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount deposited0
or, Fixed-amount deposited0
Conditions on access to depositEnd Term
Interest Paid on Deposit
Minimum interest rate paid0
Maximum interest rate paid0
Interest payment frequencyN/A
Are taxes charged on this product?No

Full Pricing Data

Security Scheme 1 samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4
Loan AmountUGX 300,000UGX 250,000UGX 700,000UGX 800,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)1134
Disbursement Date2012-02-292012-04-112012-01-232012-02-23
Loan Term (Months)4.7 months4.7 months4.6 months4.6 months
Grace Period (Months)0.2 months0.2 months0.2 months0.2 months
Total Cost of CreditUGX 63,000UGX 52,500UGX 147,000UGX 168,000
True Price by Comp       
Interest price component93.3%93.3%96.1%94.7%
Fee Component5.3%5.3%5.5%5.4%
Insurance Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component9.2%9.2%9.5%9.3%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)107.8%107.8%111.1%109.4%
Transparency Index45454344
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MFT Pricing CalculationPDFPDFPDFPDF
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