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Institution

Village Financial Services Private Limited Village TowerF-15, Geetanjali Park; 18/3A, Kumud Ghoshal RoadKolkata, West BengalPO Box 700057
Data approved: 2013-01-02
Data version: 2
Age of data: 79 months

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Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (INR)INR 928,371,699.30
Portfolio (USD)USD 17,516,447.16
Active Clients with Loans168,352
Approximate % Female Clients80% - 100%
Approximate % Urban Clients0% - 20%
Methodology
Individual
Solidarity groupx
Village banking
Self help group
Other
Description
Pragati is a general group loan product, targeted at women engaged in income generating activities. It charges 23.6% annual interest rate on declining balance. Repayments are weekly.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Mortgage/housing
Consumer loan
Agriculture
Education
Other household finance
Other
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit education
Group meetingsx
Credit insurancex
Workplace visits
Business training
Other training
Other
Other (2)
No other services
Eligibility
Men
Womenx
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
Other
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution2
# Regions for this product2
Regions ActiveBihar, West Bengal

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
CurrencyINR
Minimum loan sizeINR 4,000
Maximum loan size15,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than INR 5,0000
INR 5,000-15,000100%
INR 15,000-25,0000
INR 25,000-35,0000
INR 35,000-45,0000
Greater than INR 45,0000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term11.5 months
Longest loan term12.1 months
Approx average12.0 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months0
Between 7 and 9 months0
Between 10 and 12 months100%
Between 13 and 18 months0
Longer than 18 months0
Grace Period
Grace period usage100%
Average grace period1.5 months
Repayment Frequency
Daily
Weeklyx
Every 2 weeks
Every 4 weeks
Monthly
Every 2 months
Quarterly
Every 6 months
Every 12 months
Single end payment
Irregular payments

Pricing Information

Interest
Lowest quoted nominal interest23.46%
Highest quoted nominal interest23.46%
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodDecl Bal
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionProcessing Fee
% of loan amount - min1.00%
% of loan amount - max1.00%
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 Fee
% of loan amount - min1.00%
% of loan amount - max1.00%
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 forNever
CriteriaN/A
Is deposit indicated on the repayment schedule?N/A
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?N/A
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount depositedN/A
or, Fixed-amount depositedN/A
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount depositedN/A
or, Fixed-amount depositedN/A
Conditions on access to depositN/A
Interest Paid on Deposit
Minimum interest rate paidN/A
Maximum interest rate paidN/A
Interest payment frequencyN/A
Taxes
Are taxes charged on this product?Yes
Percentage of fees12.4%
All or some fees taxedSome

Full Pricing Data

Pragati samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4
Loan AmountINR 5,000INR 5,000INR 10,000INR 11,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2012-11-062012-11-162012-10-312012-11-02
Loan Term (Months)11.0 months11.0 months11.0 months11.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.2 months0.2 months0.2 months0.2 months
Total Cost of CreditINR 731.18INR 731.18INR 1,462.36INR 1,608.60
True Price by Comp       
Interest price component25.1%26.1%26.1%26.1%
Fee Component2.2%2.2%2.2%2.2%
Insurance Component2.2%2.3%2.3%2.3%
Tax Component0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%
Deposit Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)29.8%30.9%30.9%30.9%
MFIN MFI Earning (Annualised)27.3%28.3%28.3%28.3%
MFIN Cost to Borrower (Annualised)29.8%30.9%30.9%30.9%
Transparency Index79767676
MFIN Transparency Index93909090
        
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Institution

First Allied Savings and Loans Limited Box 5308OTB 662 Asomfo Road, AdumKumasi, Ashanti
Data approved: 2013-07-15
Data version: 1
Age of data: 79 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addresshttp://www.firstalliedghana.com
Year established1996
Head of InstitutionNana Yaw Oduro
Regions activeGreater Accra Region, Central Region, Western Region, Eastern Region, Ashanti Region, Brong Ahafo Region
# Branches21

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 27,673,204.91
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 14,047,312.14
Active clients with loans13,585
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients60% - 80%
Network affiliationsGhana Microfinance Institutions Network, Ghana Employers Association, Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Funders

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Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Golden Susu Loans GHS 500 - 10,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Business Training, Other Training
Commercial Loans GHS 1,000 - 300,000 1 - 24 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Business Training, Other Training
Salary Loans GHS 200 - 50,000 1 - 36 20% - 40% 60% - 80% Consumer, Education, Other Women, Men, Salaried worker Other Training
Super Golden Susu GHS 10,500 - 50,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Other Training
Fast Track Susu GHS 2,000 - 10,000 3 - 6 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Business Training, Other Training
Travel Loans GHS 2,000 - 10,000 3 - 6 40% - 60% 100% Other Women, Men, Have business, Salaried worker Business Training, Other Training
Distance Banking GHS 1,500 - 10,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 20% - 40% Business, Agriculture Women, Men, Have business Group Mtgs, Business Training, Other Training
Premium Golden Susu GHS 1,500 - 50,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 20% - 40% Business, Agriculture Women, Men, Have business Business Training, Other Training

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Golden Susu Loans 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 20.0%-25.0% upfront 65.6% - 68.3% 105.1% - 111.1% 33
Commercial Loans 31.0%-41.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.0%-25.0% upfront 70.6% - 72.2% 91.1% - 116.2% 29
Salary Loans 19.0%-28.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None N/A 32.8% - 51.1% 32.8% - 51.1% 46
Super Golden Susu 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.0%-25.0% upfront 63.5% - 64.7% 101.5% - 105% 34
Fast Track Susu 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 20.0%-25.0% upfront 66.7% - 68.3% 107.7% - 111% 32
Travel Loans 44.0%-48.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 15.0%-25.0% upfront 49.4% - 53% 57.7% - 61.9% 74
Distance Banking 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0%-25.0% upfront 67.3% - 68.7% 109.4% - 111.6% 32
Premium Golden Susu 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0%-25.0% upfront 65.5% - 74.4% 104.9% - 125.8% 32
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