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FCB Foundation 10 Mendoza St.Tagbilaran City, Bohol6300
Data approved: 2011-11-15
Data version: 1
Age of data: 106 months


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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (PHP)PHP 70,000,000
Portfolio (USD)USD 1,674,641.15
Active Clients with Loans10,000
Approximate % Female Clients60% - 80%
Approximate % Urban Clients20% - 40%
Solidarity groupx
Village banking
Self help group
Credit extended to borrowers for income-generating activities, using group lending methodology
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Consumer loan
Other household finance
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit education
Group meetingsx
Credit insurance
Workplace visitsx
Business trainingx
Other training
OtherBookeeping, consultancy
Other (2)Mortuary Fund/Life Insurance
No other services
Must run a business
Must own a home or land
Must be a salaried worker
Must be specific age group
OtherMust have experience running a business
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 sizePHP 3,000
Maximum loan size100,000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term6.0 months
Longest loan term6.0 months
Approx average6.0 months
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 interest2.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest2.00%
Interest rate periodMonthly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
This product has no upfront fees
Ongoing Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionService Charge (amortized)
% of loan amount - min6.00%
% of loan amount - max6.00%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variationN/A
Appears on Repayment Sched?Yes
Upfront Insurance Fees
Ins 1
DescriptionMortuary Fund
% of loan amount - min0
% of loan amount - max0
OR, Fixed amount - min100
Fixed amount - max100
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?
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount deposited4.00%
or, Fixed-amount deposited0
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount deposited0
or, Fixed-amount depositedPHP 20
Conditions on access to depositAccess During
Interest Paid on Deposit
Minimum interest rate paid3.00%
Maximum interest rate paid3.00%
Interest payment frequencyEnd Term
Are taxes charged on this product?Yes
Percentage of fees0
All or some fees taxedN/A
Additional Comments
Borrower can withdraw from savings only after 2 loan cycles. Insurance is in-house. For loan amounts greater than P5, FCB has tie-up with Paramount Insurance. CBU is withdrawable only upon exit from the program. 2% of CBU is transferred to time deposit. Savings is withdrawable any time as long as 1% of loan amount is maintained

Full Pricing Data

Hiram (Group Loan) samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4Sample 5Sample 6
Loan AmountPHP 3,000PHP 6,000PHP 15,000PHP 28,000PHP 60,000PHP 90,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2011-09-022011-03-102011-03-142011-07-212011-07-152011-07-12
Loan Term (Months)5.8 months5.8 months6.0 months5.8 months5.8 months5.8 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
True Price by Comp           
Interest and Fee Component68.6%68.6%68.6%68.6%68.6%68.6%
Insurance Component14.6%7.2%2.9%1.5%0.4%0.4%
Tax Component7.0%7.0%6.9%6.9%6.9%6.9%
Deposit Component20.9%12.1%7.9%6.7%6.0%5.8%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)111.2%94.9%86.3%83.7%81.9%81.7%
Transparency Index222528292929
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AIDEZ Small Project International HSN C191/18, AbelemkpeAccra, Greater Accra
Data approved: 2013-03-26
Data version: 2
Age of data: 87 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website address
Year established2003
Head of InstitutionMoses O.T Owharo
Regions activeGreater Accra Region, Volta Region
# Branches0

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 174,550
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 88,604.06
Active clients with loans845
Approximate % female clients80% - 100%
Approximate % urban clients40% - 60%
Network affiliationsGHAMFIN, ASSFIN, Coalition of NGOs in Health, Microcredit summit campaign, USA
FundersUSAID, UBA, Zenith Bank, Ghana Commercial Bank

Loan Products » Summary

102 Borrowers
USD 39,187.82 Portfolio
Active Product
236 Borrowers
USD 2,741.12 Portfolio
Active Product
170 Borrowers
USD 3,730.96 Portfolio
Active Product
300 Borrowers
USD 36,548.22 Portfolio
Active Product
7 Borrowers
USD 3,553.30 Portfolio
Low Volume Product
30 Borrowers
USD 2,842.64 Portfolio
Low Volume Product
Retired Product
Retired 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
Agriculture Loan GHS 400 - 15,000 4 - 24 40% - 60% 0% - 20% Business, Used for agricultural purposes Women, Men, Have business, Must own a farm or animals, fish, etc. Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Other Training, Health Education, Technology Management
Individual Loan GHS 100 - 3,000 3 - 12 60% - 80% 40% - 60% Business, Consumer, Education Women, Men, Have business, Salaried worker, Must provide a guarantor Credit Educ, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Health Education
SME Loan GHS 1,500 - 5,000 4 - 8 80% - 100% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business, Must be a graduate from a small group loan, Must provide guarantor Credit Educ, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training
Petty Traders Loan (PTL) GHS 50 - 2,000 3 - 12 80% - 100% 40% - 60% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Business Training

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Agriculture Loan 48.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 15.00%-30.00% upfront 93% - 112.1% 137.1% - 163.9% 32
Individual Loan 48.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 20.00% upfront 118.9% - 159.8% 174.6% - 205.5% 25
SME Loan 48.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 15.00%-20.00% upfront 107.9% - 136% 157.9% - 182.6% 28
Petty Traders Loan (PTL) 48.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 20.00% upfront 118.9% - 125.8% 174.6% - 183.6% 26
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