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Janalakshmi Financial Services (P) Ltd. Rajashree Saroja Plaza, 34/1, Andree Road,ShanthinagarBangalore, Karnataka560027
Data approved: 2013-05-03
Data version: 2
Age of data: 133 months


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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (INR)INR 1,988,319
Portfolio (USD)USD 37,515.45
Active Clients with Loans161
Approximate % Female Clients60% - 80%
Approximate % Urban Clients60% - 80%
Solidarity group
Village banking
Self help group
Education loan is provided to individuals to use for financing activities specifically related to education.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generation
Consumer loan
Other household finance
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit educationx
Group meetings
Credit insurance
Workplace visits
Business training
Other training
Other (2)
No other services
Must run a business
Must own a home or land
Must be a salaried worker
Must be specific age group
Household income <60,000 INR
Household income <120,000 INR
Must live in rural area
Must lives in urban area
OtherMust have children who are studying until the age of 24 yrs.
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution9
# Regions for this product9
Regions ActiveGujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, MaharashtraPunjab, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, National Capital Territory of Delhi

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeINR 5,000
Maximum loan size20,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than INR 5,0000
INR 5,000-15,00050%
INR 15,000-25,00050%
INR 25,000-35,0000
INR 35,000-45,0000
Greater than INR 45,0000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term12.0 months
Longest loan term24.0 months
Approx average15.0 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months0
Between 7 and 9 months0
Between 10 and 12 months80%
Between 13 and 18 months5%
Longer than 18 months15%
Grace Period
Grace period usage90%
Average grace period1.0 month
Repayment Frequency
Every 2 weeks
Every 4 weeks
Every 2 months
Every 6 months
Every 12 months
Single end payment
Irregular payments

Pricing Information

Lowest quoted nominal interest24.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest24.00%
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodDecl Bal
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1Fee 2
DescriptionDocumentation FeeProcessing Fee
% of loan amount - min02.00%
% of loan amount - max00
OR, Fixed amount - min1780
Fixed amount - max178600
Reason for variationN/AMaximum Rs. 600
Appears on Repayment Sched?YesYes
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?Yes
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?No
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount deposited10.00%
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?Yes
Percentage of fees12.4%
All or some fees taxedAll

Full Pricing Data

Education Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3
Loan AmountINR 20,000INR 20,000INR 20,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2013-05-252013-06-052013-06-07
Loan Term (Months)12.0 months12.0 months12.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.2 months-1.0 months-1.0 months
Total Cost of CreditINR 3,894.44INR 3,772.44INR 3,741.44
True Price by Comp     
Interest price component27.5%28.0%28.0%
Fee Component5.5%5.8%5.9%
Insurance Component0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tax Component0.7%0.7%0.7%
Deposit Component6.7%7.1%7.2%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)40.4%41.6%41.8%
MFIN MFI Earning (Annualised)33.0%33.8%33.9%
MFIN Cost to Borrower (Annualised)40.4%41.6%41.8%
Transparency Index595857
MFIN Transparency Index878686
Original Repayment SchedulePDFPDFPDF
MFT Pricing CalculationPDFPDFPDF
* The APR stated here is an MFTransparency term, definition and formula
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