Institution

Markaz Al Bishara Head OfficeGumani Child Care & Family Helper ProgramTamale, NorthernPO Box TL 1313
Data approved: 2013-04-16
Data version: 2
Age of data: 79 months

Institution

EMPRETEC Ghana Foundation No. 24 Nii Amoah Loop East LegonEGF PMB GPOAccra, Greater Accra
Data approved: 2013-03-21
Data version: 2
Age of data: 79 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addresshttp://markazalbishara.wordpress.com/
Year established1996
Head of InstitutionRev. Johnson Asare
Regions activeNorthern Region
# Branches1

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 35,000
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 17,766.50
Active clients with loans145
Approximate % female clients100%
Approximate % urban clients100%
Network affiliationsChristian Children's Fund of Canada (CCFC), GHAMFIN, ASSFIN, Credit Union Association (CUA)
FundersChristian Children's Fund of Canada (CCFC), Credit Union Association (CUA)

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addressn/a
Year established1990
Head of InstitutionKwabena Dankyi Darfoor
Regions activeGreater Accra Region, Central Region, Western Region, Eastern Region, Ashanti Region, Northern Region
# Branches4

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 110,408
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 56,044.67
Active clients with loans273
Approximate % female clients60% - 80%
Approximate % urban clients20% - 40%
Network affiliationsGHAMFIN, ASSFIN, UNDP, UNCTAD/EMPRETEC Worldwide
FundersUNDP

Loan Products » Summary

145 Borrowers
USD 17,766.50 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Summary

263 Borrowers
USD 39,623.35 Portfolio
Active Product
10 Borrowers
USD 16,421.32 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
Petty Trading Loan GHS 100 - 300 6 80% - 100% 80% - 100% Business, Other Women, Have business Group Mtgs, Tech Asst Visits, Health Training (HIV/AIDS, etc.)

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Microfinance Loan GHS 200 - 3,000 6 - 12 80% - 100% 40% - 60% Business Women, Men, Have business, Specific age group, Children and the very elderly are not eligible., Must be a member of a group or association. Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Other Training, Health/Nutrition , Family Life

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Petty Trading Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 None N/A 50.5% 50.5% 59

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Microfinance Loan 36.00% annual, Flat 2 Fees 0 None 10.00% upfront 69.3% - 70.3% 82.1% - 83.3% 43

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Petty Trading Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 None N/A 50.5% 50.5% 59

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Microfinance Loan 36.00% annual, Flat 2 Fees 0 None 10.00% upfront 69.3% - 70.3% 82.1% - 83.3% 43
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