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Cedi Finance Foundation Head OfficeAsafoKumasi, AshantiPO Box KS 12683
Data approved: 2013-02-21
Data version: 2
Age of data: 82 months


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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (GHS)GHS 27,463
Portfolio (USD)USD 13,940.61
Active Clients with Loans109
Approximate % Female Clients0% - 20%
Approximate % Urban Clients0
Solidarity groupx
Village banking
Self help group
This is an agricultural loan designed to finance primary producers.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Consumer loan
Other household finance
OtherSmall-scale businesses
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit educationx
Group meetingsx
Credit insurance
Workplace visitsx
Business trainingx
Other trainingx
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
OtherMust be an active farmer.
Other (2)Must be a farmer group member, and live in the same community as the group.
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution2
# Regions for this product2
Regions ActiveEastern Region, Ashanti Region

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeGHS 200
Maximum loan size3,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than GHS 1,00010%
GHS 1,000-5,00090%
GHS 5,000-7,5000
GHS 7,500-10,0000
GHS 10,000-13,0000
Greater than GHS 13,0000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term4.0 months
Longest loan term9.0 months
Approx average6.0 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months60%
Between 7 and 9 months40%
Between 10 and 12 months0
Between 13 and 18 months0
Longer than 18 months0
Grace Period
Grace period usage30%
Average grace period6 months
Repayment Frequency
Every 2 weeksx
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?Yes
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionProcessing 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?Yes
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 deposited33.30%
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

Business Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4
Loan AmountGHS 300GHS 600GHS 1,500GHS 3,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)911Not Known
Disbursement Date2012-12-062012-12-062013-02-072013-01-14
Loan Term (Months)6.0 months4.4 months4.4 months9.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.7 months0.7 months0.7 months0.7 months
Total Cost of CreditGHS 75GHS 102GHS 255GHS 1,110
True Price by Comp       
Interest price component74.1%68.2%68.2%77.5%
Fee Component3.5%4.7%4.7%2.7%
Insurance Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component72.4%68.7%68.7%70.3%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)150.0%141.6%141.6%150.5%
Transparency Index32343432
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MFT Pricing CalculationPDFPDFPDFPDF
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Lower Pra Rural Bank Limited ShamaWestern RegionPO Box SH 18
Data approved: 2011-12-07
Data version: 1
Age of data: 100 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeRurBank
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website address
Year established1983
Head of InstitutionIsaac Kwamina Afful
Regions active
# Branches14

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 12,443,472
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 6,316,483.25
Active clients with loans34,056
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients80% - 100%
Network affiliationsGHAMFIN, ARB APEX

Loan Products » Summary

13,529 Borrowers
USD 2,093,440.10 Portfolio
Active Product
17,746 Borrowers
USD 3,895,317.77 Portfolio
Active Product
2,781 Borrowers
USD 327,725.89 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Micro Loan GHS 1,000 - 30,000 1 - 12 20% - 40% 20% - 40% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins
Salary Loan GHS 500 - 11,000 1 - 60 40% - 60% 80% - 100% Business Women, Men Credit Ins
Susu Loan GHS 200 - 3,500 1 - 12 40% - 60% 80% - 100% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits, Market trends

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Micro Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 2 Fees 0 Ins None 25.00%- upfront 66.3% - 87.9% 104.2% - 146.4% 24
Salary Loan 28.00% annual, Flat 2 Fees 0 Ins None N/A 47.4% - 63% 47.4% - 63% 48
Susu Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 2 Fees 0 Ins None 25.00%- upfront 69.6% - 91.6% 115.7% - 154.1% 22
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