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PAWDEP P.O. Box 2472Nairobi
Data approved: 2013-03-07
Data version: 2
Age of data: 95 months


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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (KES)KES 536,726,896
Portfolio (USD)USD 6,482,208.89
Active Clients with Loans30,413
Approximate % Female Clients80% - 100%
Approximate % Urban Clients40% - 60%
Solidarity groupx
Village bankingx
Self help group
The Nuru loan product is only available to clients in a solidarity group. The loan ranges from Kshs 5,000 to Kshs 200,000. Every client must be over 18 years of age.
Loan Purpose
Any purposex
Income generation
Consumer loan
Other household finance
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit educationx
Group meetingsx
Credit insurance
Workplace visits
Business trainingx
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
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution5
# Regions for this product5
Regions ActiveCentral, Eastern, Nairobi, North Eastern, Rift Valley

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeKES 5,000
Maximum loan size200,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than KES 50,00070%
KES 50,000-150,00020%
KES 150,000-250,00010%
KES 250,000-350,0000
KES 350,000-450,0000
Greater than KES 450,0000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term15.0 months
Longest loan term52.0 months
Approx average26.0 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months0
Between 7 and 9 months0
Between 10 and 12 months0
Between 13 and 18 months20%
Longer than 18 months80%
Grace Period
Grace period usage0
Average grace period0
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 interest18.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest18.00%
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodDecl Bal
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionLoan Application Fee
% of loan amount - min2.00%
% of loan amount - max2.00%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variationN/A
Appears on Repayment Sched?Yes
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?No
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?No
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount deposited40.00%
or, Fixed-amount deposited0
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount deposited0
or, Fixed-amount depositedKES 200
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

Nuru Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4Sample 5
Loan AmountKES 10,000KES 20,000KES 50,000KES 100,000KES 200,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2013-04-112013-03-142013-06-182013-03-202013-04-25
Loan Term (Months)20.0 months20.0 months25.0 months35.0 months51.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditKES 1,775KES 3,550KES 10,750KES 28,249.97KES 80,500
True Price by Comp         
Interest price component17.8%17.8%17.9%17.8%17.9%
Fee Component2.6%2.5%2.1%1.7%1.2%
Insurance Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component86.1%61.2%45.9%38.1%31.5%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)106.5%81.5%65.9%57.6%50.6%
Transparency Index1722273136
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Bonzali Rural Bank KumbunguNorthern RegionPO Box 1197
Data approved: 2011-12-07
Data version: 1
Age of data: 111 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeRurBank
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addressN/A
Year established1990
Head of InstitutionMike D Tizaayel
Regions active
# Branches6

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 3,838,180
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 1,948,314.72
Active clients with loans9,508
Approximate % female clients60% - 80%
Approximate % urban clients40% - 60%
Network affiliationsGHAMFIN, ARB
FundersTrias Ghana, Speed Ghana, Action Aid

Loan Products » Summary

500 Borrowers
USD 77,932.49 Portfolio
Active Product
8,500 Borrowers
USD 1,068,071.07 Portfolio
Active Product
400 Borrowers
USD 389,662.94 Portfolio
Active Product
1,000 Borrowers
USD 155,864.97 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Agricultural Loan GHS 200 - 2,000 4 - 8 0% - 20% 0% - 20% Agriculture Women, Men Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Business Training
Bonzali Microfinance Loan GHS 200 - 3,000 4 - 12 60% - 80% 0% - 20% Any Purpose Women, Men Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Business Training
Commercial Loan GHS 500 - 3,000 6 - 12 80% - 100% 40% - 60% Business Women, Men, Have business Business Training
Personal and Salary Loan GHS 100 - 2,000 6 - 12 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Any Purpose Women, Men, Have business

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Agricultural Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.00% upfront 88.2% 102.4% 29
Bonzali Microfinance Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.00% upfront 80.1% - 81.3% 96.5% - 100.8% 30
Commercial Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.00 upfront 68.4% - 206.6% 69.7% - 212.3% 25
Personal and Salary Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None N/A 58.6% - 62.1% 58.6% - 62.1% 50
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