Institution

Grameen Ghana Head OfficeBehind RCCTamale, Northern
Data approved: 2013-03-14
Data version: 2
Age of data: 78 months

Institution

Boabab Microfinance Company Ltd Head OfficeZogbeliTamale, NorthernP.O. Box E/R 550
Data approved: 2013-03-08
Data version: 2
Age of data: 78 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addresshttp://www.grameenghana.org
Year established2001
Head of InstitutionMohammed A. Adams
Regions activeNorthern Region, Upper East Region
# Branches5

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 998,804
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 507,007.11
Active clients with loans9,505
Approximate % female clients80% - 100%
Approximate % urban clients0% - 20%
Network affiliationsASSFIN, GHAMFIN, African Microfinance Transparency (AMT), Civil Society Platform
FundersGrameen Foundation, CORDAID, Planet Finance, Alterfin

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addressn/a
Year established2008
Head of InstitutionAmadu Montia
Regions activeNorthern Region
# Branches2

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 1,905,561.29
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 967,289.99
Active clients with loans5,143
Approximate % female clients80% - 100%
Approximate % urban clients80% - 100%
Network affiliationsGHAMFIN, GCSCA
FundersMiDA

Loan Products » Summary

2,281 Borrowers
USD 121,681.73 Portfolio
Active Product
4,848 Borrowers
USD 243,363.45 Portfolio
Active Product
2,376 Borrowers
USD 141,961.93 Portfolio
Active Product
Retired Product
Retired Product

Loan Products » Summary

61 Borrowers
USD 167,512.69 Portfolio
Active Product
5,082 Borrowers
USD 799,777.16 Portfolio
Active Product
Retired Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Agriculture Business Loan GHS 400 - 1,000 6 - 12 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business, Agricultural Production Women, Men Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Other Training, Training in health, nutrition, sanitation, breast-feeding, and malaria prevention.
Basic Loan GHS 50 - 1,000 4 - 6 100% 0% - 20% Business Women Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Other Training, Training in health, nutrition, sanitation, breast-feeding, and malaria prevention.
Shea Loan GHS 50 - 500 6 - 9 100% 0% Any Purpose Women Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Other Training, Training in health, nutrition, sanitation, breast-feeding, and malaria prevention.

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Business Support Loan GHS 1,000 - 30,000 1 - 3 0% - 20% 80% - 100% Business Women, Men, Have business, Have home or land Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training
Group Loan GHS 100 - 1,000 4 80% - 100% 80% - 100% Business Women, Have business, Must be a group member and must have lived in the community for at least one year, Must have group guarantee Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Health and nutrition training, Clean up exercises (sanitation)

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Agriculture Business Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins None N/A 45.8% 45.8% 65
Basic Loan 36.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins None N/A 70.8% 70.8% 50
Shea Loan 36.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins None N/A 39.6% - 44.5% 39.6% - 44.5% 87

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Business Support Loan 60.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.00% upfront 86.3% - 107.6% 101.7% - 126.1% 52
Group Loan 36.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins None 10.00% upfront 63.1% 75.6% 47

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Agriculture Business Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None N/A 45.8% 45.8% 65
Basic Loan 36.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None N/A 70.8% 70.8% 50
Shea Loan 36.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None N/A 39.6% - 44.5% 39.6% - 44.5% 87

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Business Support Loan 60.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 10.00% upfront 86.3% - 107.6% 101.7% - 126.1% 52
Group Loan 36.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None 10.00% upfront 63.1% 75.6% 47
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