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Institution

Uganda Finance Trust Plot 121&115, Block 6KatweKampala, Central UgandaPO Box 6972
Data approved: 2012-10-16
Data version: 2
Age of data: 84 months

Product

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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (UGX)UGX 1,341,318,798
Portfolio (USD)USD 536,528
Active Clients with Loans3,491
Approximate % Female Clients60% - 80%
Approximate % Urban Clients20% - 40%
Methodology
Individual
Solidarity groupx
Village banking
Self help group
Other
Description
Enables borrowers to access loans as a group to increase their working capital as they pay back in monthly manageable installments. Collateral is pledged to group members who in turn guarantee each other. The loan period is flexible.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Mortgage/housing
Consumer loan
Agriculture
Education
Other household finance
Other
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit educationx
Group meetingsx
Credit insurancex
Workplace visits
Business training
Other training
Other
Other (2)
No other services
Eligibility
Menx
Women
Must run a businessx
Must own a home or land
Must be a salaried worker
Must be specific age group
Other
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution4
# Regions for this product4
Regions ActiveCentral, Eastern, Northern, Western

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
CurrencyUGX
Minimum loan sizeUGX 100,000
Maximum loan size4,000,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than UGX 1,000,00050%
UGX 1,000,000-5,000,00050%
UGX 5,000,000-7,500,0000
UGX 7,500,000-10,000,0000
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 term24.0 months
Approx average6.0 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months50%
Between 7 and 9 months15%
Between 10 and 12 months30%
Between 13 and 18 months5%
Longer than 18 months0
Grace Period
Grace period usage0
Average grace period0
Repayment Frequency
Daily
Weekly
Every 2 weeksx
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 interest30.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest30.00%
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1Fee 2
DescriptionLoan CommissionLoan Processing Fee
% of loan amount - min2.00%2.00%
% of loan amount - max2.00%2.00%
OR, Fixed amount - min00
Fixed amount - max00
Reason for variationn/an/a
Appears on Repayment Sched?NoNo
Ongoing Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionMonitoring Fee
% of loan amount - min0.20%
% of loan amount - max0
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max5,000
Reason for variationCapped at 5000 UGX
Appears on Repayment Sched?Yes
Upfront Insurance Fees
Ins 1
DescriptionLoan Insurance
% of loan amount - min1.00%
% of loan amount - max1.50%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variation1% < 1 year. 1.5% for loans> 1 year
Appears on Repayment Sched?No
Ongoing Insurance Fees
This product has no ongoing insurance fees
Compulsory Deposit
Required forSome
CriteriaNot required if collateral is titled land or comrehensively insured motor vehicle
Is deposit indicated on the repayment schedule?No
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?Yes
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount deposited10.00%
or, Fixed-amount deposited0
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount deposited0
or, Fixed-amount depositedUGX 5,000
Conditions on access to depositFinal Pmt
Interest Paid on Deposit
Minimum interest rate paid0
Maximum interest rate paid0
Interest payment frequencyEnd Term
Taxes
Are taxes charged on this product?No
Additional Comments
There are other loan related charges born by the borrower that vary depending on collateral and assessment cost, mortgage & caveat fees, land and motor vehicle searches.

Full Pricing Data

Business Loan - Group samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4
Loan AmountUGX 300,000UGX 700,000UGX 1,500,000UGX 3,000,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2012-07-182012-08-222012-07-192012-07-14
Loan Term (Months)5.6 months7.0 months7.0 months11.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months-0.1 months0.0 months0.1 months
Total Cost of CreditUGX 68,538.46UGX 180,230.77UGX 375,923.08UGX 1,003,653.84
True Price by Comp       
Interest price component53.0%54.3%53.4%51.8%
Fee Component31.9%20.0%17.7%12.9%
Insurance Component4.4%3.5%3.4%2.5%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component38.8%26.0%18.3%14.6%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)128.1%103.8%92.8%81.8%
Transparency Index23293237
        
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Institution

Gatsby Microfinance Ltd Head OfficeKampala, Central RegionPO Box 8752
Data approved: 2012-07-20
Data version: 2
Age of data: 84 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addressN/A
Year established2006
Head of InstitutionEmmanuel Victor Kimbowa
Regions activeCentral, Eastern, Western
# Branches0

Total Portfolio (nat'l)UGX 6,100,589,732
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 2,440,235.89
Active clients with loans1,346
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients20% - 40%
Network affiliationsAMFIU
FundersGatsby Charitable Foundation

Loan Products » Summary

736 Borrowers
USD 1,192,766 Portfolio
Active Product
610 Borrowers
USD 1,247,470 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Gatsby Microfinance General Loan UGX 1,000,000 - 30,000,000 6 - 24 40% - 60% 40% - 60% Business Women, Men, Have business, The type of business must be in line with the company mission Tech Asst Visits
Myc4 Loan UGX 1,000,000 - 30,000,000 6 - 24 20% - 40% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Tech Asst Visits

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Gatsby Microfinance General Loan 30.00% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins None 10.00% upfront 53.1% - 54.9% 65.3% - 69.3% 45
Myc4 Loan 25.00%-36.00% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins None 10.00% upfront 40.3% - 52.3% 50.9% - 65.8% 42
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