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Sahara Uttarayan Sahara Banerjee Para, 1st Sarani, Michaelnagar, Kol-700133Kolkata, West Bengal
Data approved: 2010-10-25
Data version: 1
Age of data: 167 months


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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (INR)INR 291,437,465
Portfolio (USD)USD 5,498,820.09
Active Clients with Loans61,128
Approximate % Female Clients80% - 100%
Approximate % Urban Clients20% - 40%
Solidarity groupx
Village banking
Self help group
Tenor (in weeks)-45 ,Interest Rate-12.5%, LPC-1.9% of Principal Loan disbursement, credit insurance @ 0.6% of Principal Loan disbursement.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Consumer loanx
Other household financex
OtherCottage, Medical ,Marriage
Other (2)Agri-Allied Business
Included Services
Credit education
Group meetings
Credit insurancex
Workplace visits
Business training
Other training
Other (2)
No other services
Must run a businessx
Must own a home or landx
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
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institutionN/A
# Regions for this productN/A
Regions Active

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeINR 6,000
Maximum loan size20,000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term10.5 months
Longest loan term10.5 months
Approx average0
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months0
Between 7 and 9 months0
Between 10 and 12 months100%
Between 13 and 18 months0
Longer than 18 months0
Grace Period
Grace period usage10%
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 interest12.50%
Highest quoted nominal interest12.50%
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionProcessing Fee
% of loan amount - min1.90%
% of loan amount - max1.90%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variationN/A
Appears on Repayment Sched?No
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
Ins 1
DescriptionInsurance Premium
% of loan amount - min0.60%
% of loan amount - max0.60%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variationN/A
Appears on Repayment Sched?No
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?
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?No

Full Pricing Data

Small Loan product (12.5%) samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4
Loan AmountINR 8,000INR 8,000INR 20,000INR 20,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)1143
Disbursement Date2010-04-082010-05-132010-07-062010-07-06
Loan Term (Months)10.5 months10.5 months10.5 months10.5 months
Grace Period (Months)1.0 month0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
True Price by Comp       
Interest and Fee Component31.9%31.9%31.9%31.9%
Insurance Component1.5%1.5%1.5%1.5%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component7.4%7.4%7.4%7.4%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)40.8%40.7%40.7%40.7%
MFIN MFI Earning (Annualised)31.9%31.9%31.9%31.9%
MFIN Cost to Borrower (Annualised)40.8%40.7%40.7%40.7%
Transparency Index31313131
MFIN Transparency IndexN/AN/AN/AN/A
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MFT Pricing CalculationPDFPDFPDFPDF
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