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Institution

AB Bank Zambia Chainda Place, Off Cairo RoadLusaka
Data approved: 2012-03-30
Data version: 1
Age of data: 103 months

Institution

BestFUND Head OfficeCantomentsAccra, Greater AccraP.O. Box CT 5217
Data approved: 2013-03-04
Data version: 2
Age of data: 79 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeBank
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addressN/A
Year established2011
Head of InstitutionMichael Barleon
Regions active
# Branches1

Total Portfolio (nat'l)ZMK 4,225,572,000
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 816,535.65
Active clients with loans738
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients80% - 100%
Network affiliationsBankers Association of Zambia
FundersInternational Finance Corporation (IFC), European Investment Bank (EIB), Incofin, KfW

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addresshttp://www.bestfundghana.org
Year established2005
Head of InstitutionDr. Emmanuel Shaft Boamah
Regions activeGreater Accra Region, Ashanti Region
# Branches3

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 8,220,420
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 4,172,802.03
Active clients with loans13,064
Approximate % female clients60% - 80%
Approximate % urban clients0% - 20%
Network affiliationsGHAMFIN, ASSFIN, AMT
Funders

Loan Products » Summary

193 Borrowers
USD 125,516.70 Portfolio
Active Product
134 Borrowers
USD 182,329.08 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Summary

1,211 Borrowers
USD 1,071,131.98 Portfolio
Active Product
9,642 Borrowers
USD 2,535,665.48 Portfolio
Active Product
2,211 Borrowers
USD 566,004.57 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
AB Business Flexi ZMK 1,000,000 - 5,000,000 3 - 20 40% - 60% 40% - 60% Business Women, Men, Have business, Zambian Resident, At least 21 years Credit Educ, Business Training
AB Business Plus ZMK 5,000,001 - 15,000,000 3 - 20 40% - 60% 40% - 60% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Capacity Loan GHS 3,000 - 8,000 6 - 10 60% - 80% 0% - 20% Business, Education Women, Men, Have business, Salaried worker Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits
Group Loan GHS 2,000 - 10,000 5 - 8 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business, Education, Land Women, Men, Have business, Salaried worker Group Mtgs, Tech Asst Visits
Individual Loan GHS 500 - 1,000 4 - 6 60% - 80% 0% - 20% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Ins

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
AB Business Flexi 72.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None N/A 79.3% - 81.7% 79.3% - 81.7% 89
AB Business Plus 69.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None N/A 74.5% - 78.8% 74.5% - 78.8% 91

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Capacity Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0% upfront 64.5% - 68% 74.9% - 78.8% 47
Group Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0% upfront 59% - 70.2% 68.1% - 81.6% N/A
Individual Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0% upfront 62.3% - 69.1% 72.1% - 80.2% 47

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
AB Business Flexi 72.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None N/A 79.3% - 81.7% 79.3% - 81.7% 89
AB Business Plus 69.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None N/A 74.5% - 78.8% 74.5% - 78.8% 91

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Capacity Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 10.0% upfront 64.5% - 68% 74.9% - 78.8% 47
Group Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 10.0% upfront 59% - 70.2% 68.1% - 81.6% N/A
Individual Loan 36.0%-96.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 10.0% upfront 62.3% - 69.1% 72.1% - 80.2% 47
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