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Institution

Meklit MFI Ayer TenaAddis AbabaPO Box 27634
Data approved: 2011-12-23
Data version: 1
Age of data: 97 months

Institution

BestFUND Head OfficeCantomentsAccra, Greater AccraP.O. Box CT 5217
Data approved: 2013-03-04
Data version: 2
Age of data: 79 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addressN/A
Year established2000
Head of InstitutionTeshome Yiheyis
Regions active
# Branches21

Total Portfolio (nat'l)ETB 25,963,550
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 1,411,062.50
Active clients with loans12,300
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients0% - 20%
Network affiliationsAEMFI
FundersDevelopment Bank of Ethiopia RUFIP, EU

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addresshttp://www.bestfundghana.org
Year established2005
Head of InstitutionDr. Emmanuel Shaft Boamah
Regions activeGreater Accra Region, Ashanti Region
# Branches3

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 8,220,420
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 4,172,802.03
Active clients with loans13,064
Approximate % female clients60% - 80%
Approximate % urban clients0% - 20%
Network affiliationsGHAMFIN, ASSFIN, AMT
Funders

Loan Products » Summary

9,307 Borrowers
USD 778,073.39 Portfolio
Active Product
1,500 Borrowers
USD 244,565.22 Portfolio
Active Product
616 Borrowers
USD 234,347.83 Portfolio
Active Product
850 Borrowers
USD 138,586.96 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Summary

1,211 Borrowers
USD 1,071,131.98 Portfolio
Active Product
9,642 Borrowers
USD 2,535,665.48 Portfolio
Active Product
2,211 Borrowers
USD 566,004.57 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Agriculture Loan ETB 3,000 - 9,000 8 - 12 40% - 60% 0% - 20% Business, Agriculture Women, Men Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins
Business Loan - Group ETB 1,000 - 18,000 12 - 24 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins
Business Loan - Individual ETB 8,000 - 50,000 12 - 24 20% - 40% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Educ, Credit Ins
Individual (Consumption) Loan ETB 10,000 - 50,000 12 - 24 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Any Purpose Women, Men, Salaried worker Credit Educ, Credit Ins

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Capacity Loan GHS 3,000 - 8,000 6 - 10 60% - 80% 0% - 20% Business, Education Women, Men, Have business, Salaried worker Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits
Group Loan GHS 2,000 - 10,000 5 - 8 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business, Education, Land Women, Men, Have business, Salaried worker Group Mtgs, Tech Asst Visits
Individual Loan GHS 500 - 1,000 4 - 6 60% - 80% 0% - 20% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Ins

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Agriculture Loan 20.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins None 5.0%-15.0% upfront 5.00%-15.00% ongoing 38.7% - 39.1% 46.4% - 51.1% 41
Business Loan - Group 20.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins None 5.0%-15.0% upfront 5.00%-15.00% ongoing 35.7% - 45.6% 43.2% - 56% 39
Business Loan - Individual 22.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins None 5.0%-15.0% upfront 5.00%-15.00% ongoing 38.1% - 40% 43.6% - 46.6% 49
Individual (Consumption) Loan 16.0%-20.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins None 5.0%-15.0% upfront 5.00%-15.00% ongoing 29% - 41.9% 33.6% - 50% 40

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Capacity Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0% upfront 64.5% - 68% 74.9% - 78.8% 47
Group Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0% upfront 59% - 70.2% 68.1% - 81.6% N/A
Individual Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0% upfront 62.3% - 69.1% 72.1% - 80.2% 47

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Agriculture Loan 20.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None 5.0%-15.0% upfront 5.00%-15.00% ongoing 38.7% - 39.1% 46.4% - 51.1% 41
Business Loan - Group 20.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None 5.0%-15.0% upfront 5.00%-15.00% ongoing 35.7% - 45.6% 43.2% - 56% 39
Business Loan - Individual 22.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None 5.0%-15.0% upfront 5.00%-15.00% ongoing 38.1% - 40% 43.6% - 46.6% 49
Individual (Consumption) Loan 16.0%-20.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None 5.0%-15.0% upfront 5.00%-15.00% ongoing 29% - 41.9% 33.6% - 50% 40

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Capacity Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 10.0% upfront 64.5% - 68% 74.9% - 78.8% 47
Group Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 10.0% upfront 59% - 70.2% 68.1% - 81.6% N/A
Individual Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 10.0% upfront 62.3% - 69.1% 72.1% - 80.2% 47
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