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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 93,225,090
Portfolio (USD)USD 18,014.51
Active Clients with Loans51
Approximate % Female Clients20% - 40%
Approximate % Urban Clients60% - 80%
Methodology
Individualx
Solidarity group
Village banking
Self help group
Other
Description
This loan is paid by installment due by the client through a deduction from his/her payslip. The interest rate for this product is lower than the one foreseen for Individual loans. Collateral are still required.
Loan Purpose
Any purposex
Income generation
Mortgage/housing
Consumer loan
Agriculture
Education
Other household finance
Other
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit education
Group meetings
Credit insurance
Workplace visits
Business training
Other training
Other
Other (2)
No other servicesx
Eligibility
Menx
Womenx
Must run a business
Must own a home or land
Must be a salaried workerx
Must be specific age group
Other
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
CurrencyZMK
Minimum loan sizeZMK 500,000
Maximum loan size7,000,000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term2.0 months
Longest loan term10.0 months
Approx average6.0 months
Grace Period
Grace period usage10%
Average grace period0.5 months
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 interest30.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest42.00%
Reason(s) why interest rate variesThe interest rate can vary between 30% and 42% depending on the number of employees within the company that can access the loan. The past performances of the employer in term of creditwortiness are also considered
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionApplication Fee
% of loan amount - min0
% of loan amount - max0
OR, Fixed amount - min10,000
Fixed amount - max10,000
Reason for variationN/A
Appears on Repayment Sched?No
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
This product has no upfront insurance fees
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

Salary Backed Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4
Loan AmountZMK 1,200,000ZMK 3,000,000ZMK 3,000,000ZMK 4,000,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2010-11-182010-11-182010-11-182010-11-24
Loan Term (Months)7.0 months12.0 months12.0 months12.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
True Price by Comp       
Interest and Fee Component50.6%50.3%50.3%48.9%
Insurance Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)50.6%50.3%50.3%48.9%
Transparency Index59606061
        
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Institution

AIDEZ Small Project International HSN C191/18, AbelemkpeAccra, Greater Accra
Data approved: 2013-03-26
Data version: 2
Age of data: 79 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addresshttp://www.asp-i.org/asp-i/
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
SME
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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