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Farmers Friend Organization 29-A Civil Lines, Opposite Mezan Bank, Sargodha RoadSheikhupura, Punjab39350
Data approved: 2015-05-12
Data version: 2
Age of data: 57 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addressN/A
Year established2003
Head of InstitutionIrfan Khokhar
Regions activePunjab
# Branches17

Total Portfolio (nat'l)PKR 339,632,527
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 3,335,191.42
Active clients with loans22,430
Approximate % female clients80% - 100%
Approximate % urban clients0% - 20%
Network affiliationsPakistan Microfinance Network, Punjab Microfinance Network, Human Resource Development Network
FundersPakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund, ORIX Leasing Pakistan Limited, United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

Loan Products » Summary

12,289 Borrowers
USD 1,868,329.28 Portfolio
Active Product
9,912 Borrowers
USD 1,440,977.80 Portfolio
Active Product
229 Borrowers
USD 25,884.33 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
Principle Loan PKR 15,000 - 75,000 12 - 18 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business Women, Men, Have business, Specific age group Group Mtgs, Credit Ins
Principle Loan Village Banking PKR 15,000 - 75,000 12 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business Women, Men, Have business, Specific age group Group Mtgs, Credit Ins

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Principle Loan 16.0%-20.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None N/A 44.4% - 44.6% 44.4% - 44.6% 36
Principle Loan Village Banking 20.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.0% upfront 44.6% 48.9% 41
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UGAFODE Microfinance Limited (MDI) Plot 62, Bombo RdKampala, Uganda
Data approved: 2012-11-14
Data version: 2
Age of data: 88 months


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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (UGX)UGX 772,264,828.60
Portfolio (USD)USD 308,906
Active Clients with Loans358
Approximate % Female Clients0% - 20%
Approximate % Urban Clients40% - 60%
Solidarity group
Village banking
Self help group
For small and medium income customers to acquire business and personal assets.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generation
Consumer loanx
Other household financex
OtherAcquire Business or Personal Assets
Other (2)
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 land
Must be a salaried workerx
Must be specific age group
OtherMust have reliable source of income.
Other (2)The asset becomes part of loan security
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution2
# Regions for this product2
Regions ActiveCentral, Western

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeUGX 100,000
Maximum loan size10,000,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than UGX 1,000,0005%
UGX 1,000,000-5,000,00080%
UGX 5,000,000-7,500,0005%
UGX 7,500,000-10,000,00010%
UGX 10,000,000-13,000,0000
Greater than UGX 13,000,0000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term3.0 months
Longest loan term36.0 months
Approx average18.0 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months5%
Between 7 and 9 months5%
Between 10 and 12 months20%
Between 13 and 18 months40%
Longer than 18 months30%
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 interest2.50%
Highest quoted nominal interest2.50%
Reason(s) why interest rate variesTime as Client, Client Risk
Interest rate periodMonthly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1Fee 2
DescriptionLoan Application Fee & Stamp DutyLoan Commission
% of loan amount - min02.00%
% of loan amount - max02.00%
OR, Fixed amount - min10,0000
Fixed amount - max15,0000
Reason for variationAp Fee = 10,000. Stamp Duty = 5,000 for loans > 2MN/A
Appears on Repayment Sched?NoNo
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
Ins 1
DescriptionLoan Insurance Premium
% of loan amount - min0.85%
% of loan amount - max0.85%
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
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
Are taxes charged on this product?No

Full Pricing Data

Asset Acquisition Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 3Sample 4Sample 5Sample 6
Loan AmountUGX 500,000UGX 1,500,000UGX 3,000,000UGX 6,000,000UGX 10,000,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2012-11-082012-10-172012-10-122012-10-162012-11-15
Loan Term (Months)5.0 months12.0 months10.0 months12.0 months12.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditUGX 86,750UGX 502,750UGX 850,500UGX 1,986,000UGX 3,300,000
True Price by Comp         
Interest price component48.0%50.4%50.3%50.4%50.6%
Fee Component17.0%5.4%5.9%4.5%4.4%
Insurance Component3.7%1.8%2.1%1.8%1.8%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)68.7%57.6%58.3%56.7%56.7%
Transparency Index4452515353
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