Institution

Grameen Ghana Head OfficeBehind RCCTamale, Northern
Data approved: 2013-03-14
Data version: 2
Age of data: 79 months

Institution

East Mamprusi Community Bank GambagaNorthern RegionP.O Box 11
Data approved: 2013-03-26
Data version: 2
Age of data: 79 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 TypeRurBank
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addressN/A
Year established1997
Head of InstitutionMr James Acquaye
Regions activeNorthern Region
# Branches3

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 4,468,812
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 2,268,432.49
Active clients with loans13,801
Approximate % female clients80% - 100%
Approximate % urban clients0% - 20%
Network affiliationsUNDP, TRIAS GHANA, SPEED GHANA, Oxfam
FundersTRAIS, UNDP, SPEED, NORTHFIN

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

CWE
6,836 Borrowers
USD 641,624.37 Portfolio
Active Product
5,600 Borrowers
USD 1,067,660.91 Portfolio
Active Product
640 Borrowers
USD 327,512.69 Portfolio
Low Volume Product
725 Borrowers
USD 231,634.52 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
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
Credit With Education (CWE) Loan GHS 200 - 1,000 6 - 8 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business Women, Have business, Specific age group, Must be 18 years of age., Must have residence in the community near relevant branch. Credit Ins
Salary Loan GHS 500 - 15,000 6 - 36 40% - 60% 0% - 20% Consumer, Education Women, Men, Salaried worker Credit Ins, Overdraft

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
Credit With Education (CWE) Loan 20.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins None 20.00% upfront 67% 97.5% 20
Salary Loan 30.00% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None N/A 46.7% - 48.4% 46.7% - 48.4% 62

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
Credit With Education (CWE) Loan 20.00% annual, Flat 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None 20.00% upfront 67% 97.5% 20
Salary Loan 30.00% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None N/A 46.7% - 48.4% 46.7% - 48.4% 62
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