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Institution

Empowerment Micro Finance institution ltd 72, Sikoongo RoadSiavonga, Zambia, Souther ProvinceP.O.BOX 183
Data approved: 2011-12-12
Data version: 1
Age of data: 103 months

Product

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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (ZMK)ZMK 198,000,000
Portfolio (USD)USD 38,260.87
Active Clients with Loans73
Approximate % Female Clients20% - 40%
Approximate % Urban Clients0% - 20%
Methodology
Individualx
Solidarity group
Village banking
Self help group
Other
Description
Loan given to farmers to acquire inputs during the planting season. The loan period is 11 months. The installment is low during the first 9 months when farmers are planting and higher during the last two months when the crop is sold in the market.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Mortgage/housing
Consumer loan
Agriculturex
Education
Other household finance
Other
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit education
Group meetings
Credit insurance
Workplace visits
Business trainingx
Other training
OtherMicrocredit Scheme
Other (2)
No other services
Eligibility
Menx
Womenx
Must run a business
Must own a home or land
Must be a salaried worker
Must be specific age group
OtherSmall scale farmers
Other (2)minimum one hectare
# 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
CurrencyZMK
Minimum loan sizeZMK 2,000,000
Maximum loan size6,000,000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term10.0 months
Longest loan term11.0 months
Approx average10.5 months
Grace Period
Grace period usage0
Average grace period0
Repayment Frequency
Daily
Weekly
Every 2 weeks
Every 4 weeks
Monthlyx
Every 2 months
Quarterly
Every 6 months
Every 12 months
Single end payment
Irregular payments

Pricing Information

Interest
Lowest quoted nominal interest42.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest42.00%
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
This product has no upfront fees
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
Ins 1
DescriptionInsurance Fee
% of loan amount - min5.00%
% of loan amount - max5.00%
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
CriteriaN/A
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
Taxes
Are taxes charged on this product?No

Full Pricing Data

Agricultural Input Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3
Loan AmountZMK 2,000,000ZMK 4,000,000ZMK 6,000,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2010-10-262010-11-192010-10-26
Loan Term (Months)12.0 months12.0 months12.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
True Price by Comp     
Interest and Fee Component56.7%56.8%56.6%
Insurance Component7.8%7.8%7.7%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component0.0%0.0%0.0%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)64.5%64.6%64.4%
Transparency Index656565
      
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Institution

Bonzali Rural Bank KumbunguNorthern RegionPO Box 1197
Data approved: 2011-12-07
Data version: 1
Age of data: 97 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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